Knife Edge by Malorie Blackman

364 pages first pub 2003 (editions)

fiction dystopian young adult adventurous emotional fast-paced

Description

WHEN TRUTH AND JUSTICE ARE NO LONGER BLACK AND WHITE ISSUES . . .Sephy is a Cross, one of the privileged in a society where the ruling Crosses treat the pale-skinned noughts as inferiors. But her baby daughter has a nought father . . . Jude is a N...

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Community Reviews Summary of 3,272 reviews

Moods

dark 76%
emotional 75%
tense 59%
sad 57%
challenging 41%
reflective 29%
adventurous 16%
mysterious 12%
hopeful 7%
inspiring 5%
informative 4%

Pace

medium 62%
fast 29%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 46% | A mix: 41% | Plot: 10% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 35% | No: 12%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 53% | Yes: 25% | No: 20%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 95% | It's complicated: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 3% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.88

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