Checkmate has ratings and reviews. Reading Corner said: Malorie Blackman delivers again with her third instalment in The Noughts and Crosses s.. . Voted as one of the UK’s best-loved books, Malorie Blackman’s Noughts & Crosses series is a seminal piece of YA fiction; a true modern classic. Checkmate [Malorie Blackman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Can the future ever erase the past? Rose has a Cross mother and a.

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But then it was to get to know more about Meggie and Jasmine and I complained no more. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. In ceckmate epilogue, it is revealed that both Callie and Tobey go to university to study law and dheckmate Tobey has set up and helps fund the Meadowview Shelter to help those with drug and alcohol addictions.

Over and over again I found myself feeling sorry for Meggie and Sonny, who tried so hard harder than she deserved to be good to her, while she continued to treat them like the scum of the earth.

It’s great guys, read it! As Callie grows up and finds out that the ones closest to her have been lying she grows bitter and decides to follow Jude in his vendetta, even though her heart really isn’t in it. Callie Rose starts dating Lucas, a cross who is an ex-friend’s brother.

As for the message that “We should be with the people we love! Nathan proposes to Sephy, who accepts, but Sonny shows up in her life again.

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May 02, Amanda Beal rated it liked it. Sephy is not alarmed and does not protest, but Minerva panics.

L rated it really liked it. My order came super quickly, was exactly what I needed and was in fabulous condition. Jasmine, Sephy’s mother, does what she can to bring Callie and Sephy closer together but develops breast cancer and struggles with her life. Callie Rose teases him about being a sexbot. I really loved the other 2 hoping that this one is just as good. More people should be reading Blackman’s Noughts and Crosses series. The turmoil – emotional, physical, mental, and social – is overwhelming.


Callum says in the letter he greatly wishes that he had been able to stay with Sephy, as he loved her so much. When Minerva tries to change her mind, Sephy declares that she hates the baby because it was alive and that Callum should be alive instead.

They eventually resume their relationship and admit their love. After she dies in hospital, Jude is eventually arrested and charged with Cara’s murder. To ask other readers questions about Checkmateplease sign up.

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Ok of too double cross, but i dont like this one as much as i did the 1 time, it drags a bit and honestly both heroines can be counted as bitches, i mean Saphie was passive agressive most of the book and way too controlling as a mother and she kept hiding important info from her daughter, even, though she knew, that Jude is out for revenge and there, others, that can tell Callie Rose the truth in much less kind words, also when Callie Rose became agressive and found the truth she didnt stop and actually talk too her untill she got Caleb’s letter proving, there love was real and untill it was almost too late, so it looked like if she didnt get the letter and hear, that Callie is abought to get killed, she wouldnt have done anything and ther conflict would have grown Sephy begins to provoke Jude by saying that maloriee and Callum loved each other and Kamal offered her a choice of keeping the baby and letting Callum be hanged or getting an abortion and saving his life.


She laughs like me, but when she smiles The letter from Callum is explained checkate more detail and the relationships between the characters come to a satisfying conclusion.

Jude, Callum’s older brother, watches Sephy enter her apartment building, and he plans to kill her. I didn’t really understand why Callie w This book seemed vaguely familiar when I read it? View all 9 comments. We meet Sephy again, but this time she’s older and some what damaged by her past and finds it difficult to love again.

This books takes us through Callie Rose’s life from age seven to age sixteen. Sephy chooses to take what has been done her and bury herself in the darkness. He then orders Checkmage to meet him at his warehouse.

Callum is found in the garden and is arrested.

May 10, Rosanna Threakall rated it it was amazing Shelves: Thoughtful look at discrimination from a different perspective. This is a cleverly crafted novel, and although it does not have the same impact as Noughts and Crosses, it’s still a very tense and dramatic story that grips you and keeps you reading. Trivia Checkamte Checkmate Nought I found it really sad towards the middle where Callie’s thoughts and feelings regarding Callum began to get really negative since we know Callum and all the information Callie received was based on lies and it was just really sad to read.

Queen of Air and Darkness Cassandra Clare. On the day of Callum’s hanging, he asks his guard, Jack, to deliver a letter to Sephy personally. Buy the selected items together This item: Learn more about Amazon Prime.