Noughts + crosses / Malorie Blackman.

By: Blackman, Malorie, 1962- [author.]
Material type: TextTextSeries: Blackman, Malorie, Noughts + Crosses: book 1.Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2001Description: 437 pages : genealogical table ; 20 cmISBN: 9780141378640; 9780385600088; 9781854599391 ; 9780552555708 ; 0141378646; 0552555703 (paperback)Other title: Noughts and crossesSubject(s): Prejudices -- Teen fiction | Racism -- Teen fiction | First loves -- Teen fiction | Love in adolescence -- Teen fiction | Segregation in education -- Teen fiction | Social control -- Teen fiction | Terrorism -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction. Summary: 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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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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