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Outsider fiction

Author: Steven Otfinoski
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines popular young adult books that have been banned or challenged, focusing on books about young people having trouble fitting into society for various reasons including race, social class, appearance, and identity. For each title discussed, includes a content summary and the story of who attempted to ban the book and why, plus who dared to stand up to the challenge and defend our freedom to read.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Bibliography
Bio-bibliography
Case studies
Juvenile works
Bibliography Juvenile literature
Case studies Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Bio-bibliography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Otfinoski, Steven.
Outsider fiction.
New York : Chelsea House, ©2009
(OCoLC)318120814
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Otfinoski
ISBN: 9781438119991 1438119992
OCLC Number: 363082269
Description: 1 online resource (144 pages)
Contents: The outsiders --
The pigman --
The bluest eye --
Go ask Alice --
Summer of my German soldier --
The chocolate war --
Blubber --
I am the cheese --
Daughters of Eve --
Annie on my mind --
Fools crow --
The goats --
Fallen angels --
The drowning of Stephan Jones --
Baseball saved us --
The buffalo tree --
Nappy hair --
The perks of being a wallflower --
Whale talk --
America.
Other Titles: Our freedom to read
Responsibility: Steven Otfinoski.

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Featuring tales of people trying to fit into society, this title contains entries on some of the most frequently challenged books in America. It covers: "The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison; "The  Read more...

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