Article Title

Two local libraries get book challenges

Authors

David Bates

Newspaper

News-Register (McMinnville)

Date

1999

Challenged Material

A boat named Death by Jack M. Bickham and The bones in the cliff by James Stevenson

Reading Level

children, adult

Location

McMinnville, Newberg

Participants

McMinnville Public Library, Newberg Public Library, patrons

Outcome

Retained

Photo Caption

Michelle Boisvenue-Fox, a reference librarian at the McMinnville Public Library, sets up a display at the library for National Banned Books Week; This book by Jack M. Bickham was formally challenged last year at the McMinnville Public Library.

Abstract

Books in two municipal Yamhill county libraries were challenged during 1998, out of a total of 17 items challenged in Oregon. Both books were retained. Books challenged in libraries across the U.S. in previous years were on display at the McMinnville Public Library.

Keywords

Oregon Intellectual Freedom Clearinghouse, Ann Van Sickle

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