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Noughts & crosses

Author: Malorie Blackman
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Callum and Sephy are teenagers living on different sides of a racial divide. Callum is from the despised group of Noughts, Sephy belongs to the elite Crosses. Their childhood friendship turns to first love, but is threatened when strict racial and sexual taboos lead those around them to violent acts with tragic consequences. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Dystopias
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malorie Blackman
ISBN: 0385600089 9780385600088
OCLC Number: 45592902
Awards: Winner of Children's Book Award 2002.
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Description: 446 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Malorie Blackman.

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Callum is a nought - a second-class citizen in a world run by the ruling Crosses. He is also one of the first nought youngsters to be given the chance of a decent education by studying at a school  Read more...

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