Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman

"Noughts and Crosses" is a thought-provoking novel set in a dystopian society where racial segregation is reversed. It follows the lives of two main characters: a girl from the ruling class (Crosses) and a boy from the underclass (Noughts). Despite their different backgrounds, they form a deep bond that eventually turns into a romantic relationship, challenging the societal norms and prejudices. The novel explores themes of love, racism, and power, offering a poignant commentary on the repercussions of societal divisions.

The 950th greatest book of all time


Published
2001
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
400-500
Words
62,000
Original Language
English

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