White crosses by Larry Watson

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Published by Michael Joseph in London .

Written in English

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StatementLarry Watson.
The Physical Object
Pagination373p. ;
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22333995M
ISBN 100718142829, 0718141954

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The winner of numerous literary awards, he won the Milkweed National Fiction Prize, The Mountains & Plains Bookseller Association Regional Book Award, and his novel Montana was named one of the Best Books of by both Library Journal and Booklist.

He is also the author of In a Dark Time, a novel, 3/5(4). The book follows how they manage their forbidden relationship in a world of pressured segregation. See, the Crosses are not to mingle with the Naughts and vice versa. The prose was simple and flowed beautifully.

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Noughts are white people with a low position and society and Crosses, who control the society, are black and they lead segregated lives. It is a book that will make you think long and hard about prejudice in the world around you and it will allow you to walk in someone else’s shoes.

White Crosses was published five years later and its pages have many more of the kinds of thoughtful musings that are illlustrated in the first paragraph that I quoted — they certainly add value, but they dull some of the razor-like perceptions that are Watson’s greatest strength.

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'The Noughts & Crosses series are still my favourite books of all time and showed me just how amazing story-telling could be' STORMZY 'Malorie's Noughts & Crosses series is the first time I saw myself in a book they were pacey, exciting, rich/5().

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The kernel of the story was intriguing but a whole lot of absolutely nothing happened in pages. Watson writes very well and he paints some wonderful pictures of Montana, small town life, farms and ranches, and the people of Bentrock.

However, every step forward in the story seemed to cause 15 steps /5(5).Set in a fictional present day London where African people (known as Crosses) rule over White Europeans (Noughts, also branded ‘blankers’ as a derogatory term), Noughts + Crosses tells the.

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