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Review: Noughts and Cross by Malorie Blackman

Noughts and Crosses

Buy Noughts and Crosses and the sequel Knife Edge in a 2 for 1 package here By Malorie Blackman Recommended Reading Age: 14+ Critically acclaimed author, Malorie Blackman, tackles issues of race in this reversing of segregation in an alternate dystopian landscape of England in the 1960s. Persephone (Sephy) Hadley is a dark-skinned Cross and daughter of a successful politician. Her childhood friend Callum is a Nought with light skin and his Mother is a former ... Read More »