Cannon Beach Reads to discuss a significant 'banned book' in March
The Daily Astorian (Astoria)
Cannon Beach, Oregon
The cover of "The Ginger Man"
"The Ginger Man," by J.P. Donleavy, is the Cannon Beach Reads selection for March. Originally banned in the U.S., the book is now considered a masterpiece.
The 'Cannon Beach Reads' pick for March 2009 is J.P. Donleavy's "The Ginger Man," which has been banned from various areas since its publication in 1955 (including America, for a time), but is now considered a masterpiece and modern classic.
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