No book challenges in local libraries
The Redmond Spokesman
Ruby by Michael Emberley, In the night kitchen by Maurice Sendak, Forever by Judy Blume, The pig who could conjure the wind by Shirley Murphy, The golden book of the mysterious by Jane Watson and Sol Chaneles, I know you, Al by Constance Green
children, young adult
Bend, La Pine
Sixteen titles retained; two books moved to a more restricted status
Eighteen challenges to books were reported in Oregon between July 1, 1996 and June 30, 1997. No challenges were received in Redmond, but Bend and La Pine received complaints. Of the 18 challenges, 16 items were retained without restrictions.
Report of the Oregon Intellectual Freedom Clearinghouse, Banned Books Week, Oregon Center for the Book, Oregon State Library