Crook County removes book from schools after parent complains
Submitted by mdoneil on December 12, 2008 - 12:22am
A book involving onanism that a parent complained about was removed by the school board of Crook County, Oregon. <A HREF="http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154698238">Sherman Alexie's <em>The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian</em></A> was the subject of the board's decision. The parent <a href="http://www.oregonlive.com/news/index.ssf/2008/12/crook_county_removes_book_from.html">reportedly claims</a> that the book had graphic drawings and inappropriate content.