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Albemarle removes Sherlock Holmes book from reading list

Albemarle removes Sherlock Holmes book from reading list | Public Library Circulation | Scoop.it

As we all know, Sherlock Holmes stories are going to corrupt our kids. Those riots in England? Yeah, I'm sure Sherlock Holmes had something to do with them. #facepalm

 

"More than 20 former Henley students turned out to oppose the book’s removal from the lists." 

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Yep, Right-Wingers Still Banning Books — Slaughterhouse-5 Booted from School for Being “Contrary to the Bible” | | AlterNet

Yep, Right-Wingers Still Banning Books — Slaughterhouse-5 Booted from School for Being “Contrary to the Bible” | | AlterNet | Public Library Circulation | Scoop.it

In a lovely display of "up yours," the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library is offering free copies of Slaughterhouse-5 to these students.

 

"Poo-tee-weet," you stupid, anti-intellectual sheep.

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Banned Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of the Last Two Decades

Banned Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of the Last Two Decades | Public Library Circulation | Scoop.it
When a high school in Missouri recently banned Slaughterhouse-Five, Kurt Vonnegut's story of World War II as told through a science fiction lens, for creating "false conceptions of American history and government," the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial (RT @ALuizCosta:...
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