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The Resource Coming-of-age fiction, Steven Otfinoski

Coming-of-age fiction, Steven Otfinoski

Label
Coming-of-age fiction
Title
Coming-of-age fiction
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 that portray young people on the cusp of maturity. 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
Cataloging source
CPL
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Otfinoski, Steven
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1019
LC item number
.O837 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Prohibited books
  • Challenged books
  • Expurgated books
  • Young adult fiction
  • Children's stories
  • Bildungsromans
  • Young adult fiction
  • Children's stories
  • Censorship
  • Books and reading
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Coming-of-age fiction, Steven Otfinoski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The learning tree -- Then again, maybe I won't -- A day no pigs would die -- Julie of the wolves -- A hero ain't nothin' but a sandwich -- Deenie -- My brother Sam is dead -- Forever-- -- One fat summer -- Killing Mr. Griffin -- The great Gilly Hopkins -- The Alice books -- So far from the bamboo grove -- Jack -- Athetic shorts -- We all fall down -- Iceman -- The earth, my butt, and other big round things
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
140 p.
Isbn
9781604130300
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318119859
  • (OCoLC)318119859
Label
Coming-of-age fiction, Steven Otfinoski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The learning tree -- Then again, maybe I won't -- A day no pigs would die -- Julie of the wolves -- A hero ain't nothin' but a sandwich -- Deenie -- My brother Sam is dead -- Forever-- -- One fat summer -- Killing Mr. Griffin -- The great Gilly Hopkins -- The Alice books -- So far from the bamboo grove -- Jack -- Athetic shorts -- We all fall down -- Iceman -- The earth, my butt, and other big round things
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
140 p.
Isbn
9781604130300
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318119859
  • (OCoLC)318119859

Library Locations

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