Malorie Blackman’s Crossfire, fifth title in her Noughts & Cross sequence, has been shortlisted for this year’s Costa Book Awards. Crossfire was published by Penguin Random House in August 2019.
‘Crossfire is searing, political and furious. Malorie’s world building is sublime and the way the Noughts & Crosses series holds a mirror up to society is unrivalled’ JUNO DAWSON
‘The Noughts & Crosses series are still my favourite books of all time and showed me just how amazing story-telling could be’ STORMZY
The winners of each category will be revealed on 6th January 2020. The overall winner of the 2019 Costa Book of the Year will be announced at the Costa Book Awards ceremony on 28th January 2020.
The Bookseller’s article about this can be found here.