Lifting book ban the right decision
The Bulletin (Bend)
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie
Crook County, Oregon; Prineville, Oregon
Hank Moss; Crook County High School District; Steve Caraway
The book is now back as normal curriculum for the high school.
This article lauds the decision of the Crook County School Board for reinstating Sherman Alexie's "Part-Time Indian" back into classrooms, but argues that by not following appropriate procedures and rushing into "book banning mode," the process was made unnecessarily long and embarrassing for all those involved.
"The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian", appropriate for teenagers, education, sexual content, review process