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The Resource "Unsuitable" books : young adult fiction and censorship, Caren J. Town

"Unsuitable" books : young adult fiction and censorship, Caren J. Town

Label
"Unsuitable" books : young adult fiction and censorship
Title
"Unsuitable" books
Title remainder
young adult fiction and censorship
Statement of responsibility
Caren J. Town
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Focusing on the attempted and successful banning of young adult fiction from media centers and classrooms. It also looks closely at young adult novels from the early 1970s until today that have been the subject of book challenges"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Town, Caren J.
Dewey number
098/.10973
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1019
LC item number
.T69 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Challenged books
  • Young adult fiction, American
  • Young adults libraries
  • School libraries
  • Teenagers
  • Young adults' libraries
Label
"Unsuitable" books : young adult fiction and censorship, Caren J. Town
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Dangerous words : censorship in the public schools -- "Someone should tell them" : S.E. Hinton's The outsiders (1967) -- The great adventure : Judy Blume's resilient young narrators (1970-1981) -- "When fear seizes" : Jean Craighead George's Julie of the wolves (1972) -- Censorship 70s style : Robert Cormier's The chocolate war (1974) -- "No clouds of glory" : Katherine Paterson's prodigal children (1977-1980) -- Chris Crutcher's painful honesty (1983-2001) -- "A stronger weapon" : Cassie Logan on The road to Memphis (1990) -- "Simple moments of exquisite happiness" : Lois Lowry's The giver (1993) -- "Don't you two be strangers!" : M.E. Kerr's Deliver us from Evie (1994) -- "Be the tree" : trauma, recovery and voice in Laurie Halse Anderson's Speak (1999) -- "A beautiful and ugly thing" : Sherman Alexie's Absolutely true diary (2007)
Control code
879584346
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 190 pages
Isbn
9780786474196
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014022562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)879584346
Label
"Unsuitable" books : young adult fiction and censorship, Caren J. Town
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Dangerous words : censorship in the public schools -- "Someone should tell them" : S.E. Hinton's The outsiders (1967) -- The great adventure : Judy Blume's resilient young narrators (1970-1981) -- "When fear seizes" : Jean Craighead George's Julie of the wolves (1972) -- Censorship 70s style : Robert Cormier's The chocolate war (1974) -- "No clouds of glory" : Katherine Paterson's prodigal children (1977-1980) -- Chris Crutcher's painful honesty (1983-2001) -- "A stronger weapon" : Cassie Logan on The road to Memphis (1990) -- "Simple moments of exquisite happiness" : Lois Lowry's The giver (1993) -- "Don't you two be strangers!" : M.E. Kerr's Deliver us from Evie (1994) -- "Be the tree" : trauma, recovery and voice in Laurie Halse Anderson's Speak (1999) -- "A beautiful and ugly thing" : Sherman Alexie's Absolutely true diary (2007)
Control code
879584346
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 190 pages
Isbn
9780786474196
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014022562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)879584346

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