Juli Hoffman, you think we are dumb! ~A Facebook Friend I have been accused of being argumentative many times throughout my life. I don't necessarily see myself this way, but it's been repeated enough times by enough people that it rings true. I don't know where the seed started, exactly. I suspect it stems from… Continue reading I’m Sorry.
*Drum Roll* And the #1 Most Challenged book of 2017 is... Thirteen Reasons Why written by Jay Asher, originally published in October of 2007. I listened to the audio edition of this book last week, in September 2018. Honestly, this book was a lot tamer than I expected considering all the controversy. In the interest… Continue reading Book Review: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher #BannedBooksWeek
Eleanor & Park was written by Rainbow Rowell and was published in February of 2013. Sadly, this book also regularly makes it to banned books lists. I often suspect that the people who ban books have never read the books they hate or have skimmed the books, found a curse word, and dismissed the book entirely.… Continue reading Book Review: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell #BannedBooksWeek