Library asked to remove book: Seaside patron dislikes gay subject
The Daily Astorian (Astoria)
When heroes die by Penny Raife Durant
patron; Seaside Public Library
A patron at the Seaside Public Library challenged the book "When Heroes Die" for its homosexual content. The library board was set to review the challenge at its meeting on October 5th. Library Director Shirley Gibbons commented that the library offers a variety of materials, and not all materials will suit all patrons' tastes.
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