Kate Messner speaking event at South Burlington’s Chamberlin Elementary School after the school discovered her latest book was about heroin addiction.
An ad hoc committee in Idaho doesn’t think high school seniors are ready to read The Namesake. The school board has an opportunity to reject this recommendation and protect the freedom to read.
A Florida high school selected an award-winning novel for its school-wide summer reading list. But a few parents objected to some of the language in the book, and it was promptly pulled.
Has the governor of North Carolina nominated a book censor to the state Board of Education?
Today the Brentwood Public Library board handed down its unanimous decision to keep Uncle Bobby’s Wedding, a picture book by Sarah S. Brannen that had recently drawn objections from a patron. Library Director Vicky Wood initially offered a written response to the complaint, affirming the library’s duty to provide access to a variety of materials: […]