January 27, 2022 - 6:30 PM ET
In our first book of the year, Perfect Black by Crystal Wilkinson, the site Goodreads.com has the following description of this book: "... imbued with vivid imagery of growing up in Southern Appalachia. In Perfect Black, the acclaimed writer muses on such topics as motherhood, the politics of her Black body, lost fathers, mental illness, sexual abuse, and religion. It is a captivating conversation about life, love, loss, and pain, interwoven with striking illustrations by her long-time partner, Ronald W. Davis."