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Read Objectors’ Complaints About Family Books

Through records requests, the Kids’ Right to Read Project was able to get access to the official complaints filed by parents and citizens who objected to the content of The Family Book and In Our Mothers’ House. The excerpted passages below … Continue reading

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The Story Behind Todd Parr’s “The Family Book”

Watch children’s book author Todd Parr explain the story behind his award-winning book The Family Book. The book was recently banned, along with all materials supported by GLSEN, in Erie, Illinois. Parents objected to the book because of a page which … Continue reading

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