Article Title

Book to stay on middle school shelf

Authors

Pat Dragich

Newspaper

Central Oregonian (Primeville)

Date

1-10-1989

Challenged Material

To take a dare by Crescent Dragonwagon and Paul Zindel

Reading Level

young adult

Location

Pineville

Participants

Harlan Scott, Shirley Schwartz, Crook County Middle School Library

Outcome

retained

Abstract

After a review and a two to zero vote, "To Take a Dare" will remain on the Crook County Middle School library shelves. The book had been questioned for its profanity. Strong parental support to keep the book on the shelf influenced the vote.

Keywords

obscene language, profanity, sexually explicit

This document is currently not available here.

Share

COinS