Checkmate: Book 3 by Malorie BlackmanCheckmate: Book 3 by Malorie Blackman

Checkmate: Book 3

byMalorie Blackman

Paperback | August 22, 2006

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Can the future ever erase the past? 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. Sephy, her mother, has told Rose virtually nothing about her father, but as Rose grows up she becomes determined to find out more about her parentage. As Rose takes her first steps away from Sephy and into her father’s world, she finds herself drawn inexorably into danger.
MALORIE BLACKMAN has written over fifty 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 200...
Title:Checkmate: Book 3Format:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 8.1 × 5.8 × 2 inPublished:August 22, 2006Publisher:TransworldLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0552551945

ISBN - 13:9780552551946

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 17


Editorial Reviews

“Blackman’s style is expertly tailored to the needs of teenage readers.”
Times Educational Supplement