WHEN TRUTH AND JUSTICE ARE NO LONGER BLACK AND WHITE ISSUES.. ., Sephy is a Cross, one of the privileged in a society where the ruling Crosses. Persephone Hadley is six months pregnant with a mixed-race baby. In their society this fact alone will threaten the child’s life every day. To make matters worse. Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 9 Up—In this sequel to Naughts and Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Kindle App Ad. Look inside this book. Knife Edge: Book 2 (Noughts And Crosses) by [Blackman, Malorie].

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Aufgeregt haben mich auch die Passagen aus Jonathans Sicht. Escaping hanging, Ryan gets a life sentence but is killed by an electric fencesupposedly in an escape attempt.

Buying the “used” book provided great value. She faces pressure from both her less-than-understanding Cross family and her disintegrating Naught family, and everyone in between.

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View all 4 bladkman. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Although this is a great book, which I thoroughly enjoyed reading, it didnt have the same impact on me as Noughts and Crosses.

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An attempt to provoke thought and to revisit the absurdities of a society ies run along lines on racial disadvantagement and the domination of one blackjan group or groups in society by another controlling ethnic almost always mxlorie group. In this racist society, where black-skinned Crosses subject white-skinned naughts to crushing racial prejudice, Sephy stands in a dangerous middle ground.


Share your thoughts with other customers. Noughts and Crosses 5 books. Now Jude’s life rests on a knife edge. Kknife a cliffhanger – I have to read the next one as soon as possible!! Along the way both Jude and Sephy fall in love with other people: Want to Read saving…. It is still quick-paced and thought-provoking and I was in no way disappointed.

Around the Year i Knife Edge, by Malorie Blackman 1 11 Oct 16, Will she be forced — once again — to take blackmann in a chilling racial drama? I think anyone considering reading this book should read Noughts and Crosses before doing so as it contains information that you need to know to understand what’s going on. Please read it; you won’t regret doing so: Callum McGregor is a nought, with light skin.

He talks her into spending the night with her in ddge abandoned shack for her to recover. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. As the character narrating the story changes with each chapter, each narrator is played by a different actor. The story continues on from Noughts and Crosses and we find Sephy coping alone following Callum’s inife with her new born baby, Callie Rose. Please try again later.

Frustrated and confused with his feelings for a cross, Jude beats her severely and runs off with a large amount of money. Published June 30th by Corgi Childrens first published August 7th Callie Rose asks Tobey if he is ready. Callum is also accused after he tells Sephy to get out of the shopping centre but goes free for lack of evidence.


It feels original even though the idea is just a what if with black and whites switched. Book 3 Noughts and Crosses. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.

See full terms and conditions and this month’s choices. I love this book because of the hard choices that each character has to face. Be efge first to discover new talent!

Sephy and Callie Rose resume their relationship after Jasmine traps them in her wine cellar so that they sort things out.

Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Fear and hate, not a good mix, but it shows how Jude’s life balances like a knife edge – one wrong move in either direction and the effects would be bad!


At first, it is painful for Callie Rose, but then Tobey ‘enters her fully’, and it is pleasurable for both of them. Checkmate by Malorie Blackman He goes to knfie warehouse and successfully executes his plan. Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. It made me laugh, cry and sometimes I want to punch the characters.

There is also an unabridged audiobook of the first book of the series, with Callum’s chapters read by Paul Chequer and Sephy’s by the late Sian Blake.