Checkmate (Noughts & Crosses, #3)
Racial Diversity; Race discrimination; racism
Rose has a Cross mother and a nought father in a society where the pale-skinned noughts are treated as inferiors and those with dual heritage face a life-long battle against deep-rooted prejudices. And as Rose takes her first steps away from Sephy and into this world, she finds herself drawn inexorably into more and more danger.
mother and father
Black / White
Lancashire County Library Children's Book of the Year Award, 2006
prejudice; terrorism; vorurteil; racially mixed children; birthfathers; love; forgiveness
Blackman, Malorie, "Checkmate (Noughts & Crosses, #3)" (2006). DIVerse Families. 481.