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Knife Edge (Noughts & Crosses, #2)

Title

Knife Edge (Noughts & Crosses, #2)

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Pages

362 pages

Publication Year

2007

ISBN

9781416900184

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; Racism; race discrimination; biracial child; interracial parents

Annotation

Following Callum's death, the people who loved him relate how their lives have been changed, especially in reference to his girlfriend, Sephy, and their mixed-race child.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

single mother

Main Character

multiple

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Awards

Lancashire County Library Children's Book of the Year Award, 2005, Short List

Keywords

grief; despair; prejudice; race relations; revenge; racially mixed children

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Knife Edge (Noughts & Crosses, #2)

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