The second book in the Noughts & Crosses series.
Two families have been shattered by the divided and violent society they live in. Sephy Hadley - a Cross, supposedly powerful and privileged - has bound herself forever to her nought lover Callum McGregor's family. But Jude McGregor blames Sephy for all the tragedies his family has suffered.
And he is determined to force her to take sides, and destroy her life... just like she destroyed his...