Noughts + crosses / Malorie Blackman.Material type: TextSeries: Blackman, Malorie, Noughts + Crosses ; book 1.Publication details: London : Doubleday, 2001.Description: 437 pages : genealogical table ; 20 cmISBN:
- 0552555703 (paperback)
- Noughts and crosses
|Item type||Current library||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item holds|
|Young adult fiction||Ōpunakē LibraryPlus YA||Young adult fiction||BLAC (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Available||i2169907|
|Young adult fiction||Stratford YA||Young adult fiction||BLA (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Available||A00745556|
Also published as "Black & white".
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.