Young readers and parental guidance
Grants Pass Daily Courier
Alice on her way by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor; Ali's pretty little lies by Sara Shepard
Grants Pass, Oregon
Josephine Community Libraries (JCL); Kate Lasky, Executive Director of JCL
Alice on her way moved from Children's section to Young Adult; decision on Ali's pretty little lies was pending
Two books in the Children's collection of the Josephine Community Libraries were challenged as inappropriate for this collection in the past year. One book was moved from Children's to the Young Adult area, the other decision is pending. Author discusses banned books, reasons for book challenges, and the local library's process for reviewing challenged materials.
Banned Books Week, challenged books, book review, sexual content, offensive language, unsuited to age group