DIVerse Families
 
An Eye for an Eye (Noughts & Crosses, #1.5)

Title

An Eye for an Eye (Noughts & Crosses, #1.5)

Publisher

Royal National Institute of the Blind

Pages

99 pages

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780552549257

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationship; Racial Diversity; Family member death; Race discrimination; deceased brother; racism

WorldCat Annotation

This is a novella in the Noughts & Crosses series, written especially for World Book Day. In a world where the two classes are divided by colour and never treated as equals; Sephy, a Cross and daughter of a top politician, is six months pregnant. The child's father, Callum, is a Nought, but worse, he is dead and Callum's brother is out for revenge. Can two wrongs make a right?

Age Range

9-12

Main Character

girl and boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Keywords

terrorism, social control

Item Type

Fiction