Author(s): Malorie Blackman
A futuristic drama about human interaction. From the former UK Children's Laureate, Malorie Blackman.In a post-apocalyptic world where everyone wears Non-Contact suits to survive, where you can never touch another person directly, and only virtual reality sports are allowed, Cal and Jenna have formed a football team. Not virtual football� real football, with real contact. But Jenna's twin Jacob is suspicious and it looks like they're headed for disaster� Can the team reach out to Jacob and convince him that making contact is also what makes us feel alive?
Malorie Blackman OBE is one of the UK's best-loved writers for children and young people and is the 2013-2015 UK Children's Laureate. She won the Eleanor Farjeon Award, Children's Book Award and the W.H.Smith Award and has been nominated for the Carnegie Medal. She has written over 50 books, including the award winning Noughts and Crosses trilogy.