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Knife Edge

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Where there has been love, now there is hate.

Two families have been shattered by the divided and violent society they live in. Sephy Hadley - technically a Cross, powerful and privileged - has tied her life forever to the McGregor family. The McGregors are a family of n: noughts:, therefore inferior and persecuted. without question.

Jude McGregor blames Sephy for all the tragedies his family has suffered. He and is determined to force her to take sides, and destroy her life . . . just like she destroyed his. . . . .

'Devastatingly powerful'
Guardian

'Moving and thought-provoking'
Observer
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 23mm | 266g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141378654
  • 9780141378657
  • 92,665

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It is really a cautionary tale about choice and the danger of nursing anger. * The Sunday Times * Relentless in its pace . . . Devastatingly powerful * Guradian * I repeatedly looked up from the pages, thinking "What would I do?" * Daily Telegraph * Malorie Blackman is writing a disturbing trilogy that should be read because it is important. * School Librarian * Noughts & Crosses was brilliant and this sequel is as good, if not better . . . The reader is forced to confront issues of racism in our society in a unique way . . . * Carousel *
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About Malorie Blackman

MALORIE BLACKMAN has written over sixty books and is acknowledged as one of today's most imaginative and convincing writers for young readers. She has been awarded numerous prizes for her work, including the Red House Children's Book Award and the Fantastic Fiction Award. Malorie has also been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. In 2005 she was honoured with the Eleanor Farjeon Award in recognition of her contribution to children's books, and in 2008 she received an OBE for her services to children's literature. She has been described by The Times as 'a national treasure'. Malorie Blackman was the Children's Laureate 2013-15.
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12,982 ratings
4.07 out of 5 stars
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4 39% (5,113)
3 20% (2,611)
2 4% (459)
1 1% (90)
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