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Robert Cormier : banned, challenged, and censored

Author: Wendy Hart Beckman
Publisher: Berkeley Heights : Enslow Publishers, ©2008.
Series: Authors of banned books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Discusses the life of author Robert Cormier, his numerous works of literature, and the attempts by public schools and libraries to censor and ban his books"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Robert Cormier; Robert Cormier; Robert Cormier
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Hart Beckman
ISBN: 9780766026919 0766026914
OCLC Number: 155125973
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Battling over chocolate --
Book banning: a history --
Sides in the battle --
Robert cormier: asker of "what if?" --
The chocolate war --
I am the cheese --
After the first death --
Protecting kids --
Book-lovers fight back --
Beyond the twentieth century.
Series Title: Authors of banned books.
Responsibility: Wendy Hart Beckman.
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"Discusses the life of author Robert Cormier, his numerous works of literature, and the attempts by public schools and libraries to censor and ban his books"--Provided by publisher.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-03-03) Very Good Permalink

This book spends a lot of time addressing the history of book banning.  It continues with analysis of some of his different books.  The writing is technical yet informative.  Excellent information within the book, however it is more suited for middle or high school libraries rather...
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