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Topic: banned picture books
This week's guest interview is with the creators of The Dirty Cowboy, Amy Timberlake and Adam Rex and revolves around books banned in schools and libraries, and censorship in schools because it has been banned for nudity – even though no private parts are shown. At all.
Here is an article on what this episode is about (or watch the video below).
In this episode you'll hear all about
- How this book is being challenged:
- Here is an article about what it took for Amy to write this book.
- Sign the petition here.
- Read Lauren Myracle's article, And The Banned Played On.
- More here about how you can support freedom to read.
- Support the American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression (ABFFE)
My mouth dropped when I saw this video. Just watch. Amy has it on her site because it reminded Paul Hankins of her upcoming book, One Came Home.
And, as promised,