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Noughts & Crosses

Author: Malorie Blackman
Publisher: London : Corgi Children's, 2006.
Series: Noughts and Crosses, bk 1
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a world where the pale-skinned Noughts are discriminated against by the politically and socially powerful dark-skinned Crosses, teenagers Callum--a Nought--and Sephy--a Cross--test whether their love is strong enough to survive their society's racism.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Dystopian
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malorie Blackman
ISBN: 9780552555708 0552555703
OCLC Number: 298517122
Notes: Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2001.
Description: 478 pages.
Contents: Noughts & crosses --
An eye for an eye.
Series Title: Noughts and Crosses, bk 1
Responsibility: Malorie Blackman.

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Sephy is a Cross - a member of the dark-skinned ruling class. Callum is a nought - a 'colourless' member of the underclass who were once slaves to the Crosses. The two have been friends since early  Read more...

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Malorie Blackman's books have won several awards, including the Children's Book Award for Noughts and Crosses. She has also won the W. H. Smith Mind-Boggling Books Award and the Young Telegraph/Gimme Read more...

 
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