Author Name: PJ Devlin
Book Synopsis: Claire Penniman is a free black woman born to free black parents in the 1800’s, and indentured to a farm at age 6 in exchange for an education. Despite society assigning a person’s value based on skin color, Claire fights for a life based on her soul instead.
Author Bio: After a civilian career with Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, PJ Devlin decided to pursue an MFA in Fiction from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. Devlin tells stories about relationships, and her characters’ choices impel us to understand what it means to be human.
Publisher Name: Possibilities Publishing Company