Article Title

Patron wants book banned: Vicky Shones said witch book devalues life of children

Authors

Rebecca Gayley

Newspaper

Itemizer-Observer (Dallas)

Date

8-28-1991

Challenged Material

The witches by Roald Dahl and Visions of the future: Magic boards by Saul Stadtmaher

Reading Level

children

Location

Rickreall

Participants

Rickreall Elementary School, Vicky Shones, Dallas School Board

Abstract

The Dallas school board will rule on two books challenged by parents: "The Witches." for its stereotyping of women and treatment of children and "Visions of the Future: Magic Boards," for poor writing.

Keywords

degrading, scary, occult, writing, Dave Voves, Dallas School District, dignity to humans, Whitworth Elementary School

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