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Being Plumville

Overall I liked the book. You see, Coralee’s mom Patty worked for Benny’s parents. It will take you into the world, lives and hearts of the characters pplumville you will be fighting for the love of Benjamin and Coralee every pplumville of the way, right to the very end. She was a hot mess personified. Pulmville felt like his situation was a bit incomplete.

That you don’t get the same choices as someone else because that’s the way it is. Jan 17, Anino rated it it was amazing Shelves: After considering that this story is set between and and many of the readers might need to be reminded of this history when laws existed prohibiting mixed marriages, I reconsidered. Will Benjamin and Coralee become who Plumville raised them to be, or who they were born to be?

I picked this up thinking I would just read a couple chapters before bed and finish it later but I could not put it down. Coralee has to find the courage to fight for the love that she feels has felt for many years beneath the hurt and fear. He drew her closer and pulled their joined hands from her coat, where it fell heedlessly to the floor. The characters had to face difficulties of overcoming race at a time when it almost seemed impossible. It was educating in that way of reminding you of what we, people, all races, activists, and those dedicated had to do and go through to get to the place in the world where we are no This book was amazing and authentic.

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I bow down to you Savannah, such a great love story. They make it too pretty, the discrimination is nothing more than a snarled lip or an icy attitude from someone’s mother. He had to say somethingthough, anything to cover the gaping silence that now separated them, but when he opened his mouth to speak, her fingers stilled his words. It is a painful thought to accept that one’s life is not your own.

Being Plumville – SJF Books | Savannah J. Frierson

Sep 09, Marianne rated it it was amazing Shelves: On a side note, I just love the book cover! Benjamin Drummond is heir to all Plumville had to offer—wealth, good bding, and a promising career as a future state judge. Children will adapt to anyone regardless of their skin color, their physical handicap, their class, their gender. They make it too pretty, the discrimination is nothing more than a snarled lip or an icy attitude from someone’s mother.

This is a full 5 star book for me. To view it, click here. Kristie rated it really liked it Jul 10, But Savannah Frierson knew exactly what needed to be exposed.

He cradled her head, pressing kisses as light as snow all veing her face. I’m surprised I didn’t like it more, but the reasons I didn’t are pretty understandable considering my romance novel proclivities. I enjoyed this book but what stopped me from giving it 5 stars was Cora.

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Being Plumville 29 Jan 03, It will take you into the world, lives and hearts of the characters and you will It is absolutely rare for me to read books at home, I read to escape.

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Oh and what an end this was, this book had one of the best epilogues ever. Knowing that in the United States blacks were and still are in some instances treated this way because of some bizarre belief that skin color determines intelligence, eligibility, and superiority.

I loved their inner struggles.

Benjamin Drummond is heir to all Plumville had to offer—wealth, good looks, and a promising career as a future state judge. But society and the stupid notions of color, race, and what should and shouldn’t be done managed to stand in their way for fifteen and more years.

These two were childhood best friends mainly due to the fact the Coralee’s mother, Patty, worked for Benjamin’s parents as the plumviille of the house. This book has had very good reviews and there is a reason for that, so just buy it – you will not be disappointed. Anyway, here it goes.

I totally loved this book! This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Want to Read Plumvllle Reading Read. They read together, play together, and essentially do things together that most children do despite Benny being a few years older than Ceelee.

Mi pento di non averlo letto prima. I liked this story it as sweet. But So, I was writing an awesome review and a storm came in and knocked my power out. The rapid succession of rain pounding on the roof made her statement ludicrous.

I just finished this last week and my oh my what a great love story.