In Henning, Minnesota, a small town 90 miles southeast of Fargo-Moorhead, the award-winning graphic novel This One Summer was removed from the school library in early May after a parent complained. A “coming-of-age tale about the awkward transition from carefree childhood to jaded, self-conscious young adulthood,” in the words of a Booklist starred review, This One Summer contains a dozens instances […]
An award-winning graphic novel was removed from high school libraries in Florida after the parent of a third-grader complained. The district thankfully reversed its decision.
A parent of an elementary school student complained about a graphic novel in the school library. Is that any reason to restrict the book in the same district’s high school libraries?
A local TV news outlet is whipping up a frenzy in Florida schools over an award-winning graphic novel.