"Midnight Without a Moon
offers readers an unflinching bird's eye view of 1955 Mississippi. Young Rose Lee has one foot steeped in the segregated South and the other in the new world where Negroes and girls are expecting more, doing more, and willing to risk all to live lives of their own choosing. Bravo to Jackson, for a magnificent piece of writing!"
–Sharon G. Flake, Coretta Scott King Award winning author of Unstoppable Octobia May
and The Skin I'm In
"Rose shines bright in the darkness – brave, beautiful, and full of hard-won hope. She'll be an inspiration to every reader who meets her, as she has been to me." -Caroline Starr Rose, author of May B
and Blue Birds