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The Resource Classic books, Steven Otfinoski

Classic books, Steven Otfinoski

Label
Classic books
Title
Classic books
Statement of responsibility
Steven Otfinoski
Title variation
Our freedom to read
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. Classic books focuses on books widely acknowledged to young-adult classics
Cataloging source
ZPP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Otfinoski, Steven
Dewey number
098.1
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1019
LC item number
.O835 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prohibited books
  • Challenged books
  • Expurgated books
  • Young adult fiction
  • Classical literature
  • Children's stories
  • Young adult fiction
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Classic books, Steven Otfinoski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bible -- The Arabian nights (c. 800-900) -- Gulliver's travels (1726) -- Oliver Twist (1838) -- The adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885) -- Little Black Sambo (1899) -- The little house books (1935-1943) -- Of mice and men (1937) -- Black boy (1945) -- Animal farm (1945) -- The catcher in the rye (1951) -- To kill a mockingbird (1960)
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781604130294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)439047966
  • (OCoLC)ocn439047966
  • 1312233
Label
Classic books, Steven Otfinoski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bible -- The Arabian nights (c. 800-900) -- Gulliver's travels (1726) -- Oliver Twist (1838) -- The adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885) -- Little Black Sambo (1899) -- The little house books (1935-1943) -- Of mice and men (1937) -- Black boy (1945) -- Animal farm (1945) -- The catcher in the rye (1951) -- To kill a mockingbird (1960)
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781604130294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)439047966
  • (OCoLC)ocn439047966
  • 1312233

Library Locations

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      13500 SW Hall Blvd, Tigard, OR, 97223-8111, US
      45.422610 -122.765328
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