An exciting futuristic drama about acceptance, trust and teamwork from an award-winning author. In a post-apocalyptic world where everyone wears Non-Contact suits to survive and where you can never touch another person directly, Cal and Jenna have formed a football team. Not virtual - real football, with real contact. But Jenna's horrible 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? Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 7+
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.