Stop by your local library or independent book store and celebrate Banned Books Week by picking up a book that has been banned. Not sure what’s been banned recently? 319 more words
It is that special week again when we celebrate books that were challenged or banned in libraries and school libraries across the country. I hope that the ALA does not mind I took their great graphic and the list of the top ten banned or challenged books for 2015. 210 more words
I am Jazz
by Jessica Herthel and Jazz Jennings
Reasons for challenges: Inaccurate, homosexuality, sex education, religious viewpoint, and unsuited for age group.
This children’s book is the story of Jazz Jennings, a transgender young woman, who knew from a very young age that the body she was born with was not the right body for her. 193 more words