OVERVIEW: A group of British boys are stranded on an uninhabited island; they struggle for survival and attempt to form a society. As the days go on and they wait for rescue, the boys’ behaviour transforms into something primitive and barbaric.
One of my all-time favourite series is Malorie Blackman’s Noughts & Crosses series, starting with Noughts & Crosses, then its sequel is titled Knife Edge. The next books in the series are Checkmate, Double Cross and Crossfire which has only very recently been published and which I purchased at YALC (Young Adult Literature Convention) this year. I’m so glad I did, and I can’t wait to get into the worlds of the new characters Malorie has introduced.Read More