Docstoc

Sheet1 - ACLU of Oregon.xls

Document Sample
Sheet1 - ACLU of Oregon.xls Powered By Docstoc
					                                 CHALLENGED MATERIALS IN OREGON 1979 - 2007

       Based on published reports from the American Library Association and the Oregon Intellectual Freedom Clearinghouse 1979 - June 2007

Author               Title & Publisher             Date & Outcome (if known)                   Description of Material
                                                                                               This is a history of the rap group mogul
                                                                                               Luther Campbell, and how he came to be
                     As Nasty as They Wanna        Challenged at the Multnomah County          the first black-owned record company
2 Live Crew          Be, Luke Skywalker.           Library (1995). Retained.                   CEO.
                                                                                               In this graphic novel, the Lone Wolves
                                                                                               are Space Marines from the Space Wolf
                                                   Challenged at the Multnomah County          chapter. No one knows where they come
                                                   Library (2005) because concern was          from or where they go, but when the
                                                   expressed that the content would contribute soldiers of the Slovak Regiment of the
                     Lone Wolves, Games            to hate, bad feelings and callous behavior. Imperial Guard need them most, they
Abnett, Dan          Workshop.                     Retained.                                   appear.

                                                                                                When Robert Crumb, S. Clay Wilson,
                                                                                                Gilbert Shelton, and other Bay Area
                                                                                                misfits first started producing
                                                                                                "underground" comics in the '60s, they
                                                                                                were considered to be highly innovative
                                                                                                in their use of frank sexual themes.
                                                                                                However, some 10 to 15 years before
                     Tijuana Bibles: Art and Wit   Challenged at the Multnomah County           they commenced their explicit, often
                     in America's Forbidden        Library (1999) because concern was           offensive cartoons, another genre of
                     Funnies, 1930s-1950s,         expressed about sexually graphic, violent,   pornographic graphics was dying out, the
Adelman, Bob         Simon & Schuster.             and racist content of book. Retained.        so-called "Tijuana Bibles."




9/07
                                                                                               A little girl fancies herself a witch. Facing
                                                                                               a dreaded visit with Aunt Ruby, she
                                                                                               concocts first a brew to change the
                                                                                               weather, then a potion to change Aunt
                                                                                               Ruby. When neither works, some
                    I Know I'm a Witch, Henry   Challenged at the Malheur County Library       creative problem solving is in order. For
Adler, David        Holt.                       (1990). Retained.                              ages 5-8.
                    When the New Baby                                                          Oliver is going to be a big brother and
                    Comes, I'm Moving Out,      Challenged at the Multnomah County             doesn't like the idea one bit. For baby
Alexander, Martha   Charlesbridge Publishing.   Library (1993). Retained.                      through preschool.
All Music with
parental advisory   All music with parental     Challenged at the Multnomah County
labels.             advisory labels.            Library (2003). Retained.                      All music with parental advisory labels.
                                                Challenged at the South Prairie Elementary
                                                School in Tillamook (1989) because a           Trevor Hog believes a seance will be the
                    Bumps in the Night,         medium and seances are in the story.           perfect cure for his friend Dudley Stork's
Allard, Harry       Bantam.                     Retained.                                      haunted house. For ages 5-8.
                                                                                               Trevor Hog believes a seance will be the
                    Bumps in the Night,         Challenged at the Multnomah County             perfect cure for his friend Dudley Stork's
Allard, Harry       Bantam.                     Library (1990). Retained                       haunted house. For ages 5-8.
                                                                                               Trevor Hog believes a seance will be the
                    Bumps in the Night,         Challenged at the Salem Public Library         perfect cure for his friend Dudley Stork's
Allard, Harry       Bantam.                     (1990). Retained.                              haunted house. For ages 5-8.
                                                                                               Ozzy's mother's death affects him in
                                                                                               many ways, but an unusual young
                    Ozzy on the Outside,                                                       woman he encounters while running
                    Delacorte Books for Young Challenged at the Multnomah County               away to New Orleans helps him face life
Allen, R.E.         Readers.                  Library (1992). Retained.                        again.
                                                                                               Based on the stories of Raymond
                                                                                               Carver, there are at least eight separate
                                                                                               stories that crisscross, most about
                                                                                               people who choose not to relate to the
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             lives they are living. Seemingly by
                                                Library (1999) because a concern was           design, none of the stories (nor the
                                                expressed about violence, explicit sex, foul   performances, for that matter) have
                                                language, and classification as comedy.        more impact than the others; this is a
Altman, Robert      Short Cuts, (video).        Reclassified.                                  true mosaic film.



9/07
                                                                                           This video is an uncompromising yet
                                                                                           compassionate look at the tragic
                                                                                           consequences of the homosexual
                                                                                           lifestyle. It features former homosexuals
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County        telling their own stories. The video has
American Family                                  Library (2004) because concern expressed now been shown in more than 10,000
Association         It's Not Gay, (video).       about anti-gay material. Outcome unknown. churches.
                                                                                           This video is an uncompromising yet
                                                                                           compassionate look at the tragic
                                                                                           consequences of the homosexual
                                                                                           lifestyle. It features former homosexuals
                                                                                           telling their own stories. The video has
American Family                                  Challenged again at the Multnomah County now been shown in more than 10,000
Association         It's Not Gay, (video).       Library (2005). Retained.                 churches.
                    Blaze and the Gypsies,       Challenged at the Multnomah County
Anderson, C.W.      Macmillan.                   Library (1992). Retained.                 Children's book.
                                                                                           Dreams of an inheritance turn into a
                                                                                           nightmare for four innocent children.
                                                                                           Locked in the deserted north wing of the
                                                                                           family mansion. Beaten by a vicious
                                                                                           grandmother. Tormented by a menacing
                    Flowers in the Attic,        Challenged at the Douglas County Library  caretaker. Starved and left alone to
Andrews, V.C.       Pocket.                      System (1990). Retained.                  wither – and perhaps die

                                                                                            A unique book that combines the words of a
Angelou, Maya &                                                                             renowned African-American poet laureate
Jean-Michel         Life Doesn't Frighten Me,    Challenged at the Clackamas County         and the primitive, modern paintings of a
Basquiat            Stewart, Tabori and Chang.   Library (2000). Retained.                  young Haitian-American artist. For ages 9-12.
                    Mariska II, Blue Moon        Challenged at the Multnomah County
Anonymous           Books.                       Library (1990). Removed.                   No information available about book content.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (1999) because a concern was
                                                 expressed that the video provides a        Human rights, environmental issues, and
Arrou-Vignod, Jean- South America: Brazil,       distorted and negative view of Brazil.     Brazil's drug problem are featured in this
Francois            (video).                     Retained.                                  program.




9/07
                                                                                                When terrorists gun down Jenna Caddrick's
                                                                                                fiancée, the only daughter of Senator John
                                                                                                Caddrick is trapped in a desperate struggle
                                                                                                to stay alive. With a pack of killers on her
                                                                                                trail, Jenna plunges through Shangri-La
                                                                                                Station's time touring gates–and lands in
                                                                                                London of 1888, just in time to meet Jack the
                                                                                                Ripper. And Skeeter Jackson, newly
                                                                                                reformed con artist, finds himself caught up
                                                                                                in the biggest mystery of the century. All
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County              Skeeter has to do is find the Senator's
                                                Library (2000) because a concern was            missing daughter, track down Ianira
Asprin, Robert and                              expressed about children's access to            Cassandra's kidnappers, stop a cult of killers
Linda Evans          Ripping Time, Baen.        pornography. Retained.                          and survive Ripping Time...
                                                Challenged at Lake Oswego Junior High
                                                School (2007). One of four optional books
                                                for a language arts bullying unit intended to
                                                teach eighth-grade students about
                                                situations and people they could be
                                                confronted by so they can think about and
                                                discuss how they would react. A parent
                                                requested removal of the book from the
                                                school because of "filthy profanities"
                                                ranging from derogatory slang terms to          Participating in a special after-school class
                                                sexual encounters and violence                  with other troubled students, including a
                                                inappropriate for 13-year-olds. Will be         sensitive gay classmate, helps Susan, an
                                                reviewed by a teacher committee and the         overweight 10th-grader, develop a sense of
Atkins, Catherine    Alt Ed, Putnam Juvenile.   Board                                           herself. Ages 9-12.

                                                                                                When a terrible accident partially disables
                                                                                                Kevin and makes his mother overprotective
                                                                                                of him, his best friends Ryan and Mooch
                     Kidnapping of Kevin        Challenged at the Salem Public Library          decide that the only way to liberate him is to
Auch, Mary Jane      Kowalski, Scholastic.      (1994). Retained.                               kidnap him. For ages 9-12.
                                                Removed from the Cascade Middle School
                     Clan of the Cave Bear,     library in Eugene (1992) after a parent         Clan of the Cave Bear is the first book in
Auel, Jean           Coronet.                   complained about a rape scene.                  Jean Auel's series Earth's Children.



9/07
                                                                                            Moving Academy Award winning film
                                                                                            about a Swedish widower and his son
                                                                                            who emigrate to Denmark in the late
                                                                                            1800s to find work and a better life. What
                                                                                            they find, though, is something else
                    Pelle the Conqueror,        Challenged at the Salem Public Library      entirely. Based on the novel by Martin
August, Bille       (video).                    (1994). Retained.                           Andersen Nexo.
                                                                                            In this novel, Balch combines
Balch, Frederic     Bridge of the Gods,         Challenged at the Multnomah County          imagination, fact and legend to write this
Homer               Binford & Mort.             Library (1995). Retained.                   fictionalized romance.

                                                                                            The novel is told by Tish, a 19-year-old
                                                                                            African American in Harlem in the 1970s.
                                                                                            She is in love with Fonny and is pregnant
                                                Removed from the St. Paul High School       by him, but just about everything has
                                                Library (1989) because of conerns that the gone wrong for the couple. Fonny is in
                    If Beale Street Could Talk, books contains obscene language and         jail because he has been falsely accused
Baldwin, James      Dial.                       explicit descriptions of sexual activity.   of rape because he is Black.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County          Here the author charts the rise, fall and
                    Burlesque and the New       Library (2005) because of concerns that the revival of the burlesque dance. Baldwin’s
                    Bump-n-Grind, Speck         subject is degrading and immoral, a bad     guide is equal parts how-to and
Baldwin, Michelle   Press.                      influence on young people. Retained.        sociological study.
                                                                                            This is a book to explore the alphabet
                                                                                            through a playful story and quiz. How can
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County          we know what the witch put in her
                    Humbug Potion: An A-B-      Library (1991) for promoting Satanism and mysterious pot? The chart tells you how
Balian, Lorna       Cipher, Abingdon.           witchcraft. Retained.                       to solve those. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                            The classic story of a young Indian boy
                    Story of Little Black       Challenged at the Multnomah County          who meets up with a tiger and turns him
Bannerman, Helen    Sambo, Applewood Books. Library (2000). Retained.                       into butter. For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                             Discovered to be living in a gay
                                                                                             relationship, Mr. Foster, a sixth grade
                                                                                             teacher, is pressured to resign by
                                                                                             parents. Set in 1950s America, the story
                                               Challenged at the Deschutes County            is told from the viewpoint of Louis, one of
                   What Happened to Mr.        Library (1993) because it "encourages and     Foster's pupils, whose personality growth
Bargar, Gary       Foster?, Clarion Press.     condones" homosexuality. Retained.            the teacher has helped.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1991) because of its graphic         Each of the four books in the Tapping
                   Tapping the Vein, Book 2,   violence, language and sexual content.        the Vein series are in graphic novel
Barker, Clive      Eclipse.                    Removed.                                      format.
                                                                                             This is the world's only daily comic strip
                                                                                             set in a public library! Writer Gene
                                                                                             Ambaum (the made-up name of a real-
                                                                                             life librarian) and co-writer and artist Bill
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County            Barnes have been publishing since
                                               Library (2003) because a concern was          February 16, 2002. Some of the stories
                                               expressed that the book promoted              are made up, some of them are based
Barnes, Bill & Gene Unshelved: Volume One,     prejudice against people with disabilities.   on real life, and some are true stories
Ambaum              Overdue Media.             Retained.                                     sent to us from readers.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1995) because concern was            Set on Mars during the early part of the
                   Kaleidoscope Century,       expressed about ritualistic killing with      22nd century. A tailored virus allows a
Barnes, John       Top Science Fiction.        sexual abuse.                                 man to live for centuries.

                   Witches, Pumpkins and       Challenged at the Salem-Keizer school
                   Grinning Ghosts: The        libraries (1992) because concern was          This book explains many of the common
                   Story of the Halloween      expressed that it would encourage children    traditions and symbols associated with
Barth, Edna        Symbols. Houghton.          to experiment with witchcraft. Retained.      Halloween. For ages 9-12.
                   Courage to Heal: A Guide
                   for Women and Men                                                         This book offers help and
                   Survivors of Child Sexual   Challenged at the Douglas County Library      encouragement to women who were
Bass, Ellen        Abuse, Collins.             System (1992). Retained.                      sexually abused in childhood.




9/07
                                                                                         This is a devastating but beautifully
                                                                                         written story of a boy's all-consuming
                   On My Honor, Clarion         Challenged at the Multnomah County       guilt over the role he plays in the death of
Bauer, Marion Dane Books.                       Library (1995). Retained.                his best friend. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                         This is a devastating but beautifully
                                                                                         written story of a boy's all-consuming
                   On My Honor, Clarion         Challenged again at the Multnomah County guilt over the role he plays in the death of
Bauer, Marion Dane Books.                       Library (1995). Retained.                his best friend. For ages 9-12.

                   Gentleman from Maryland:     Challenged at the Deschutes County             Ex-Congressman Bauman reveals with
                   The Conscience of a Gay      Library in Bend (1993) because it              relentless candor the alcoholic and
                   Conservative, Arbor          "encourages and condones" homosexuality.       homosexual behavior that led to the ruin
Bauman, Robert     House; William Morrow.       Retained.                                      of his political career and marriage.
                                                                                               Evacuated to the English countryside
                                                                                               during World War II, a fatherless family
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library       tries to raise a baby squirrel that also lost
Bawden, Nina       Henry, Yearling.             System (1990). Retained.                       its home. For ages 9-12.




                                                                                               Set in the Magdalen Islands of Quebec,
                                                                                               this tells the story of 10-year-old Mario
                                                                                               and his older brother, Simon, for whom
                                                                                               Mario would dare anything. When an
                                                Challenged at a public library (2006)          interloper captures Simon's affections
                                                because of concerns that it glorifies suicide. termporarily, Mario's love turns to
Beaudin, Jean      Mario (video), Visionsmiths. Retained                                       jealousy and hatred.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                Library (2004) because a concern was           In rhyming verse, a dog recounts its
Beck, Carolyn &    Waiting Dog, Kids Can        expressed that violence portrayed was not grisly dream of devouring the postman.
Andrea Beck        Press, Ltd.                  suitable for children. Retained.               For ages 9-12.
Beck, Carolyn &    Waiting Dog, Kids Can        Challenged again at the Multnomah County
Andrea Beck        Press, Ltd.                  Library (2004). Retained.




9/07
                                                                                              Poems describe spells thought to
                                                 Challenged (year unknown) at the Salem-      produce instantaneous travel, fabulous
                     Secret Spells and Curious   Keizer School system after complaints that   fortunes, good luck, revenge, and
                     Charms, Farrar, Straus &    the book was a how-to book for Satanism.     information about the future. For ages 3
Beisner, Monika      Giroux.                     Retained.                                    and up.

                                                                                          The Institute for Sex Research was
                   Homosexualities: A Study      Challenged at the Deschutes County       commissioned by the National Institute of
                   of Diversity Among Men        Library in Bend (1993) because it        Mental Health to conduct the most
Bell, Alan P., &   and Women, Macmillan;         "encourages and condones" homosexuality. ambitious study of homosexuality ever
Martin S. Weinberg Simon & Schuster.             Retained.                                attempted anywhere in the world.

                                                                                           A mysterious land mass suddenly
                                                                                           appears in the Atlantic Ocean, an island
                                                                                           on which only black people can survive.
                                                                                           American blacks set sail to the island to
                                                                                           begin a new life, only to see it sink again
                                                                                           before they can reach the shore. On the
                                                                                           return trip to America, the passengers
                                                                                           draw up a list of principles called the
                                                                                           Afrolantica Legacies, defining how they
                     Afrolantica Legacies, Third Challenged at the Multnomah County        want to reposition themselves in
Bell, Derrick        World Press.                Library (1999). Retained.                 American society.
                                                                                           Encyclopedic discussion of sexual and
                                                 Challenged at the Sandy Union High School emotional change during the teen years.
                     Changing Bodies,            library (1984) due to "foul language and  It is illustrated with relevant cartoons,
                     Changing Lives, Random disregard for a wholesome balance about        photographs, diagrams, and line
Bell, Ruth, et al.   House.                      human sexuality." Removed.                drawings. For grades 8 and up.
                                                                                           Encyclopedic discussion of sexual and
                                                                                           emotional change during the teen years.
                     Changing Bodies,                                                      It is illustrated with relevant cartoons,
                     Changing Lives, Random Challenged at Multnomah County Library         photographs, diagrams, and line
Bell, Ruth, et al.   House.                      (1990). Retained                          drawings. For grades 8 and up.




9/07
                                                                                               Encyclopedic discussion of sexual and
                                                                                               emotional change during the teen years.
                      Changing Bodies,                                                         It is illustrated with relevant cartoons,
                      Changing Lives, Random      Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library   photographs, diagrams, and line
Bell, Ruth, et al.    House.                      (1991). Replaced.                            drawings. For grades 8 and up.

                                                                                               Bellesiles (Emory University) believed
                                                                                               gun-related violence was inextricably
                                                                                               woven into the American past from its
                                                                                               earliest days. Then he started studying
                                                                                               county probate records as part of a
                                                                                               project about the early American frontier.
                                                                                               To his surprise, he found that for the
                                                                                               years 1765 to 1770, only 14 percent of
                      Arming America: The                                                      probate inventories listed a gun. Further
                      Origins of a National Gun   Challenged at the Multnomah County           study convinced Bellesiles that American
Bellesiles, Michael   Culture.                    Library (2003). Retained.                    gun culture began only with the Civil War.
                                                                                               The American Library Association
                                                                                               distributes the distinguished Pura Belpre
                                                                                               award to noteworthy South American
                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County           children's books. This is the story of
                      Perez and Martina: A        Library (1988) because of concerns of the    Perez the mouse and Martian the
Belpre, Pura and      Puerto Rican Folktale,      death of a mouse in the story could upset    Spanish cockroach. This is a children's
Carlos Sanchez        Viking; Warne.              children. Retained.                          book.
                                                                                               A pine tree growing on the edge of an
                                                                                               abyss grew so twisted that the
                                                                                               lumbermen never cut it down, and it was
                                                                                               able to provide shelter for an old stag.
                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County           The author also wrote Madeline. For
Bemelmans, Ludwig Parsley, HarperCollins.         Library (1995). Retained.                    baby through preschool.
                    Sorcerer's Scrapbook,
                    Random House Books for        Challenged at the Glenn D. Hale Primary      A wizard tries to help a duke defy fate by
Berenstain, Michael Young Readers.                School in Eagle Point (1994). Removed.       locating a unicorn. For ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                                                            Set in the early part of the 1900s, the
                                                                                            camera follows the activities of Pu, a
                                                                                            young Swedish boy vacationing in the
                                                                                            country with his family. Pu's father is a
                                              Challenged at the Salem Public Library        minister who is struggling to make sense
                                              (1999) because concern was expressed          of his life and reconcile with his wife, who
                                              about violence and sexual content in          finds it increasingly difficult to live with
Bergman, Daniel   Sunday's Child, (video).    the video. Retained.                          him.

                                                                                            Berkey takes us on a seven-day out-of-
                                                                                            control grand tour of Tulsa's extensive
                                                                                            seamy side. Berkey leaves skid marks
                                                                                            on Oral Roberts University and racist
                                                                                            country clubs, and rampages through the
                  Keys to Tulsa, Washington Challenged at the Salem Public Library          red-light district with quick pit stops in
Berkey, Brian     Square Press.             (1989). Retained.                               striptease parlors and drug dens.

                                                                                          Italy's best-known fantasy artist, and the
                                                                                          illustrator of the bestselling comic book
                                                                                          Nathan Never , gets a volume devoted to
                                                                                          140 of his remarkable paintings. Most
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County          famous for his fascinating and graceful
                                              Library (2005) because of concerns that the warrior women, Max Bertolini also crafts
                                              portrayal of women encourages               distinctive alien landscapes, all done with
                  Revelations: The Art of     objectification of and violence against     careful consideration for contrast and
Bertolini, Max    Max Bertolini, Paper Tiger. women. Retained.                            chiaroscuro.




9/07
                                                                                          Life had made a loner of John Riley
                                                                                          Shed. For him, the ways of man had
                                                                                          always meant lying, cheating and
                                                                                          stealing. Until one day when someone
                                                                                          finally needed him. A young widow. Her
                                                                                          three children. Together they faced a
                                                                                          terrifying ordeal – a journey down the
                                                                                          raging Buttermilk River. Destination:
                                               Challenged at the McMinnville Public       Eagle Grove. Every moment, Shed was
                   Boat Named Death,           Library (1998). Concern expressed about    moving closer and closer to a
Bickham, Jack M.   Doubleday.                  violence in book. Retained.                "civilization" that had destroyed him...
                                                                                          In the style of the previous Cross-
                                                                                          Sections titles, each oversized spread
                                                                                          shows a cutaway view of an area of a
                                               Challenged in a school (specific school    quintessential castle and is organized
                                               unknown) media center (1997) because       around a central theme (e.g., "Building
                   Castles: Stephen Biesty's   concern was expressed about violence and the Castle," "Livestock and Produce,"
                   Cross-Sections, DK          torture in depictions of the 14th century. "Weapons and Punishment"). For ages 9-
Biesty, Stephen    Children.                   Retained.                                  12.

                                                                                          This novel provides instructions,
                                               Challenged at Multnomah County Library     illustrated with colorful cartoons, for
                   Witch's Handbook,           (1991) for concerns that it promotes       spells, superstitions, recipes, gardening
Bird, Malcolm      Macmillan.                  witchcraft. Retained.                      and glamour. For grades 3-6.
                                                                                          Five brothers who look just alike outwit
                                                                                          the executioner by using their
                   The Five Chinese           Challenged at the Salem Public Library      extraordinary individual qualities. For
Bishop, Claire     Brothers, Putnam Juvenile. (1990). Retained.                           ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                              In order to explain the war in Bosnia ,
                                                                                              Black presents a detailed history of the
                                                                                              country and its neighbors from the time
                                                                                              when clans of South Slavs settled in the
                                                                                              Balkans and developed into individual
                                                                                              ethnic groups through the breakup of
                   Bosnia: World in Conflict,   Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County     Yugoslavia, a federation forged by Tito
Black, Eric        Lerner Publishing.           Library (2003). Retained.                     after World War II.
                                                                                              In this mystery, a pair of men who prey
                   Walk Among the                                                             murderously on women progress to
                   Tombstones, Phoenix          Challenged at the Salem Public Library        kidnapping the loved ones of drug
Black, Lawrence    Press.                       (1993). Retained.                             dealers and demanding huge ransoms.

                   Burning Down My Master's                                                   New York Times journalist Jayson Blair
                   House: A Personal                                                          created a furor when his bosses
                   Descent Into Madness                                                       discovered he had faked his reporting of
                   That Shook the New York Challenged at the Multnomah County                 a major story, plagiarizing some facts,
Blair, Jayson      Times, Phoenix Books.    Library (2005). Retained.                         inventing others.

                                                                                            Echo is a girl who is convinced that she
                                                                                            is not very pretty and the only thing she
                                                                                            has talent in is evil. But that proves to be
Block, Francesca                                Challenged at the Multnomah County          wrong when series of tests in love,
Lia                Echo, HarperCollins.         Library (2002). Retained.                   friendship and death face her.
                                                                                            Recounts the origins and history of devils
                                                Challenged (year unknown) at the Newberg and demons and their dealings with
                                                Public Library because of concerns that the humankind, including sorcery, witchcraft,
                   Devils and Demons,           book was too graphic and the topic was      exorcism and devil worship. Juvenile
Blumberg, Rhoda    Franklin Watts Ltd.          negative and degrading. Retained.           book.
                                                                                            Two high school seniors believe their
                                                Challenged at the Hermiston Public Library love to be so strong that it will last
Blume, Judy        Fo rever, Pocket.            (1994). Reclassified.                       forever. Young adult.




9/07
                                                                                        Tony Miglione is perfectly happy in
                                                                                        Jersey City and looking forward to going
                                                                                        to junior high with his friends, so he is not
                                        Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School           at all pleased when he learns his father's
                                        District (1989) because it is a "dismal tale of invention has made the family rich....With
                                        a young boy's inability to cope and his very a new school and burgeoning sexual
                Then Again, Maybe I     inappropriate responses to the changes          yearnings to cope with, Tony is a
Blume, Judy     Won't, Bradbury Press.  taking place in his life." Retained             troubled boy. For grades 6-10.
                                                                                        A high school boy tries to help a
                Gimme an H, Gimme an E,                                                 beautiful, suicidal cheerleader whose
                Gimme an L, Gimme a P,  Challenged at the Sweet Home Public             emotional disturbances become
Bonham, Frank   Scribner.               Library (1990). Retained.                       increasingly more evident.

                                                                                          A semiautobiographical tale about a 9-
                                                                                          year-old boy called Bill as he grows up in
                                                                                          London during the blitz of World War II.
                                                                                          For a young boy, this time in history was
                                                                                          more of an adventure, a total upheaval of
                                                                                          order, restrictions and discipline, the
                                             Challenged at the Salem Public Library       liberating effect of the war on the women
Boorman, John   Hope & Glory, (video).       (1999). Retained.                            left behind and other factors of war.
                                                                                          Combining folklore with readings from
                                             Challenged at the Talent Elementary          such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                             School (1988) because it "promotes           C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                Impressions s eries, Holt    witchcraft and secular humanism and lacks used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
Booth, Jack     Rinehart.                    Christian values." Retained.                 ages 5-12.
                                                                                          Combining folklore with readings from
                                                                                          such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                             Challenged and retained in the North         C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                Impressions s eries, Holt    Marion School District in Aurora (1989), but used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
Booth, Jack     Rinehart.                    challenged again and removed (1991).         ages 5-12.




9/07
                                              Challenged in the Lincoln County School
                                              District (1991) because the series of            Combining folklore with readings from
                                              readers "undermines absolute truth and           such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                              value, teaches situational ethics and a lack     C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                  Impressions s eries, Holt   of respect for authority, and curiosity in the   used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
Booth, Jack       Rinehart.                   occult." Retained.                               ages 5-12.
                                              Challenged in the Lincoln County School
                                              District (1991) because the series of        Combining folklore with readings from
                                              readers "undermines absolute truth and       such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                              value, teaches situational ethics and a lack C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                  Impressions s eries, Holt                                                used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
                                              of respect for authority, and curiosity in the
Booth, Jack       Rinehart.                   occult." Retained.                           ages 5-12.
                                                                                           Combining folklore with readings from
                                                                                           such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                                                                           C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                  Impressions s eries, Holt   Challenged in Klamath County School          used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
Booth, Jack       Rinehart.                   District (1991). Retained.                   ages 5-12.
                                                                                           Combining folklore with readings from
                                                                                           such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                                                                           C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                  Impressions s eries, Holt   Challenged in the Redland School District in used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
Booth, Jack       Rinehart.                   Oregon City (1991). Retained.                ages 5-12.
                                                                                           Combining folklore with readings from
                                                                                           such literary giants as Lewis Carroll and
                                              Challenged in the Reedville School District C.S. Lewis, the 15-book series has been
                  Impressions s eries, Holt   (1991). The complaint was dropped after      used by 1,500 schools in 34 states. For
Booth, Jack       Rinehart.                   review.                                      ages 5-12.
                                              Challenged in the Hermiston Elementary
                                              School Library (1982) because of concerns
                                              about the main character's activities, which
                                              include machine-gunning his boring friends
                  Herbie Capleenies,          and making naked snow-women. Outcome A little boy and his parents reverse their
Bopp, Joseph B.   Addison Wesley.             unknown.                                     roles. Juvenile Book.




9/07
                                            Expurgated by an apparent self-appointed
                                            censor at the Coquille Public Library (1994)
                                            along with several other books. Most were
                                            mysteries and romances in which single
                                            words and sexually explicit passages were       Set in both California and Iowa, Mystery
                                            white out by a vandal who left either dots or   Ride follows the lives of a divorced
                  Mystery Ride, Harper;     solid ink pen lines where the words had         couple, their daughter, friends,
Boswell, Robert   Knopf; Thorndike Press.   been.                                           neighbors, and new families.
                                                                                            This movie mocks the Batman movies
                                            Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County       and original TV series by replacing the
Bourla, David     Bat Thumb, (video).       Library (2004). Reclassified.                   actors with thumbs.

                                                                                            Graphic novel. This tale tells the story
                                                                                            surrounding the investigation into a
                                                                                            series of mysterious deaths. When
                                                                                            Scotland Yard's standard police inquiry
                                                                                            fails, Gustav, a "paranormal
                                                                                            investigator," is called in. Gustav
                                                                                            determines that the murderess is a
                                                                                            vampire. Not only does Gustav have a
                                                                                            mystery to solve but he also has an old
                  Gustav: Paranormal                                                        score to settle. Using his supernatural
Bourne, Malcolm   Investigator, NBM         Challenged at the Multnomah County              skills, Gustav succeeds in trapping the
and Ken Meyer     Publishing.               Library (2000). Retained.                       murderess and having his revenge.

                                                                                            Lyrical prose pleads, in the voices of
                                                                                            children, for fathers to show up for the
                                                                                            little and big events in their lives, to share
                                                                                            stories, to be constant and loving, to hold
Boyd, Candy       Daddy, Daddy Be There,    Challenged at the Multnomah County              the family together in tough times, and to
Dawson            Philomel.                 Library (1997). Retained.                       see life through their eyes. For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                              The short story was challenged by a middle-
                                              school parent (specific school unknown)
                                              (2006) who thought its language and plot
                                              were inappropriate for students. The
                                              parent's biggest concern was that the story The Veldt combines sci-fi with the
                  The Veldt, Creative         offers no consequences for the children's   imagination and fleeting, yet intense,
Bradbury, Ray     Education.                  actions. Retained.                          emotional responses of children.

                                                                                           Stan Brakhage has made nearly 400
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County           films over the past half century.
                                              Library (2005) because of concerns that      Challenging all taboos in his exploration
                                              scenes of an autopsy were shocking and       of "birth, sex, death and the search for
                                              had no education value; requested            God," Brakhage has turned his camera
                  By Brakhage: Anthology,     objectionable scenes be edited out.          on explicit lovemaking, childbirth and
Brakhage, Stan    (video).                    Retained.                                    actual autopsy.
                                                                                           This book helped crystalize a way of
                  Next Whole Earth Catalog,   Challenged at the Newberg Public Library     thinking that protects and honors the
Brand, Stewart    2nd Ed., Random House.      (1991). Retained.                            environment.

                                                                                       This book answers an intriguing
                                                                                       question: What if Santa Claus were just
                                                                                       an ordinary fellow? On December 24th,
                                                                                       he gets up, has breakfast, feeds the dog
                                                                                       and cat, gets some presents from
                                                                                       storage in the barn, hitches up a few
                                           Challenged at the Albany Public Library     deer, and is off through various kinds of
                                           (1987) because of concerns that it contains weather to visit various kinds of homes,
                  Father Christmas, Random cursing, drinking and a negative image of   mildly complaining about his hardships
Briggs, Raymond   House.                   Santa Claus. Retained.                      the entire time. For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                         This book answers an intriguing
                                                                                         question: What if Santa Claus were just
                                                                                         an ordinary fellow? On December 24th,
                                                                                         he gets up, has breakfast, feeds the dog
                                                                                         and cat, gets some presents from
                                                                                         storage in the barn, hitches up a few
                                                                                         deer, and is off through various kinds of
                                                                                         weather to visit various kinds of homes,
                  Father Christmas, Random Challenged at the Tigard Public Library       mildly complaining about his hardships
Briggs, Raymond   House.                   (1990). Retained.                             the entire time. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                         Concentrating on lore gathered since
                                                                                         World War II, Bronner has assembled an
                                                                                         anthology of what children really say, not
                                                                                         what adults wish they would say. Bronner
                                                                                         includes secret languages, jump rope
                                                                                         rhymes, song parodies, games, taunts,
                  American Children's         Challenged at the Douglas County Library   tongue twisters, jokes and more. For
Bronner, Simon    Folklore, August House.     System (1992). Retained.                   ages 4-8.

                                                                                         Story of two generations of the Earnshaw
                                                                                         and Linton families as their lives and
                                                                                         fortunes intertwine in a complex web
                                              Challenged at a public library (specific   dominated by the passionate relationship
                  Wuthering Heights,          location and year unknown) for violence    between doomed lovers Heathcliff and
Bronte, Emily     Paramount Pictures (video). and sexually explicit content. Retained    Cathy.

                                                                                         Sheriff Bart teams up with Deputy Jim
                                                                                         (Gene Wilder) to foil the railroad-building
                                                                                         scheme of the nefarious Hedley Lamarr
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County         (Harvey Korman). The simple plot is just
Brooks, Mel       Blazing Saddles, (video).   Library (1993). Retained.                  an excuse for a steady stream of gags.




9/07
                                                 Challenged at the Parkrose High School
                                                 (1987) because the content is "violent, the
                                                 language offensive and women are
                                                 degraded." The protesters also questioned
                                                 the book's relevance, claiming that           Brown's memoir is filled with sorrow for
                                                 Parkrose students have no need to             the many from his Harlem neighborhood
                    Manchild in the Promised     understand life in the Black ghetto.          who died, victims of crime, poverty,
Brown, Claude       Land, Macmillan; NAL.        Outcome unknown.                              alcoholism and drug addiction.

                                                 Challenged at a public library (specific
                                                 location and year unknown) for concerns
                                                 about sexually explicit content; requested
                    Words of Silk, Grand         age restriction or rating for under 18.       A romance focused on relationship
Brown, Sandra       Central Publishing.          Retained                                      conflicts, with steamy love scenes.

                                                 Challenged at the Little Butte Intermediate   In preparation for her 13th birthday party,
                    Karen Kepplewhite is the     School in Eagle Point (1989) because of       Karen and her best friend Janet secretly
                    World's Best Kisser,         concerns that the books was too mature for    study a best-selling adult book on the art
Bunting, Eve        Houghton; Archway.           elementary students. Retained.                of kissing. For ages 8-12.

                                                                                               This video is a blend of fantasy and
                                                                                               reality comprising two teen-agers' flights
                                                                                               of fancy. These two sisters ditch their
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County            tedious dad during a day trip and enter a
                                                 Library (2002) because of a concern           forest where younger Yvette (Heather
                                                 expressed about violence in the video;        Roheim) leads Odile (Karen Skloss) to a
                    Odile & Yvette at the Edge   requested it be moved to the adult            place where, she says, their deepest
Burke, Andre        of the World, (video).       collection. Retained.                         wishes come to life.
                                                                                               Strain is a crime comic about Mayo, a
                                                                                               Japanese hit man who charges only $5
                                                                                               per whack because "that's all we're
                                                                                               worth" he says. It follows his adventure
                                                                                               through Malaysia and other parts of Asia
                                                                                               where he combats and eludes the Mob,
Buronson, Ryoichi   Strain, Vol. 5, VIZ Media    Challenged at the Multnomah County            paramilitary forces and the local law
Ikegami             LLC.                         Library (2005). Retained.                     enforcement.




9/07
                                                   Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                                   Library (2005) because of concerns that the
                                                   subject may rob children of innocence if
                                                   viewed without a parent's knowledge or           In a conversational tone, Elizabeth
                                                   before a parent is ready to talk to children     describes the month-by-month
                                                   about the subject; requested                     development of the baby as well as the
                       My Mom's Having a Baby,     reclassification. Retained in the children's     changes in a woman's body. For ages 4-
Butler, Dori Hillestad Albert Whitman & Co.        section.                                         8.
                       Do Not Disturb Any          Challenged at the Multnomah County               This is a collection of one-panel cartoons
Callahan, John         Further, Harper Perenial.   Library (1992). Retained.                        by John Callahan.
                       Do What He Says! He's       Challenged at the Cornelius Public Library       This is a collection of one-panel cartoons
Callahan, John         Crazy!!!, Quill.            (1998). Retained.                                by John Callahan.

                                                   Challenged at the Salem Public Library           This is an emotionally riveting movie that
                                                   (1995) because a concern was expressed           portrays the artist Paul Gauguin's
                                                   that the video with a sex scene was              discipline and emotion in portraying life
Carlsen, Henning     Wolf at the Door, (video).    available for children to check out. Retained.   on canvas
                                                   Challenged (specific location unknown)           Crisis looms when two teenage cousins,
                                                   (1999) because of concerns about swearing        one of whom is diabetic, are sent on a
                                                   in book; requested that title be removed         weeklong canoe trip, their family's
                     Between a Rock and a          from reading list for sixth- and seventh-        traditional rite of manhood. Ages 10 and
Carter, Alden R.     Hard Place, Scholastic.       graders. Retained.                               up.
                                                   Challenged at the Astoria Elementary
                                                   School (1995) because of concerns about
                     Education of Little Tree,     profanity, sex and the portrayal of              Forrest Carter's memoir of being raised
                     University of New Mexico      Christians as "liars, cheats and child           by his Cherokee grandparents after
Carter, Forrest      Press.                        molesters." Retained.                            being orphaned at age 5.

                                                   Expurgated by an apparent self-appointed
                                                   censor at the Coquille Public Library (1994)
                                                   along with several other books. Most were
                                                   mysteries and romances in which single
                                                   words and sexually explicit passages were
                                                   whited out by a vandal who left either dots
                     It's Only Love, Thorndike     or solid ink pen lines where the words had       This is a tale of long-ago romance and
Cashdan, Linda       Press.                        been.                                            present-day intrigue.




9/07
                                                                                            Second Ring of Power is a novel about
                                                                                            the special shamanic powers of women.
                    Separate Reality (Second                                                Centered around the female disciples of
                    Ring of Power),            Challenged at Multnomah County Library       Don Juan, these women ensnare, terrify
Castaneda, Carlos   Washington Square.         (1999). Retained.                            and eventually mentor Castaneda.

                                                                                            Still as thorough and comprehensive as
                                                                                            ever – and just as entertaining. Whether
                                                                                            the topic is sex practices, gender politics,
                    Lesbian Sex Book: A                                                     relationship building, polyamory, edible
                    Guide for Women Who                                                     body oils, or strap-on toys, this book is
                    Love Women, Alyson         Challenged at the Multnomah County           the one source for both the sexually
Caster, Wendy       Books.                     Library (1994). Retained.                    adventurous and the erotic novice.

                                                                                            This novel deals with the death of an
                                                                                            exemplary police lieutenant and the
                                                                                            owner of a neighborhood candy store in
                                                                                            an apparent robbery attempt. Lt. Tony
                                                                                            Scanlon's investigation turns up more
                    Suspects, Random House     Challenged at the Multnomah County           questions than answers as he sifts
Caunitz, William    Value Publishing.          Library (1990). Retained.                    through an odd assortment of characters.
                                                                                            Wandering away from his mother, Harry
                    Throw a Kiss, Harry,                                                    the Cat gets stuck in a tree until a
                    HarperCollins Children's  Challenged at the Multnomah County            fireman comes to his rescue. For baby
Chalmers, Mary      Books.                    Library (1991). Retained.                     through preschool.
                                              Challenged at the Newberg Public Library
                                              (2001) because a concern was expressed        The politics of King David's empire, life in
                                              that the book was not appropriately           an ancient harem, and the private lives of
                                              classified as "Inspirational Fiction".        nobles of the Judahite court are
Chamberlin, Ann     Tamar, Tor Books.         Reclassified.                                 recreated.
                                              Challenged at the Deschutes County Public     A coming-of-age story about a pair of
                    Dance on My Grave: A Life Library (1993) because of concerns that the   young men who meet by chance during
                    and Death in Four Parts,  book encourages and condones                  summer vacation and end up spending
Chambers, Aidan     Bodley Head; Harper.      homosexuality. Retained.                      several weeks together.




9/07
                                                                                             An innovative look at the life of fictional
                                                Challenged at the Seaside Public Library     Mafia Capo Tony Soprano. We see Tony
                                                (2002) because a concern was expressed       at work, at home and in therapy.
                                                about the graphic language and violence;     Moments of black comedy intersperse
                    Sopranos: The Complete      requested that the video have a warning      this aggressive, adult drama, with adult
Chase, David        First Season, (video).      label. Retained.                             language and extreme violence.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                Library (2001) because concern was
                                                expressed about the name of the musical
Cherry Poppin'      Zoot Suit Riot; Soul Caddy, group with several compact discs available
Daddies             (audio CDs).                at the library. Retained.                    Two CDs from this musical group.

                                                                                             Racism, homophobia and sexual
                                                                                             molestation are brought to the forefront
                                                                                             in this novel. Childress highlights a three-
                                                                                             month period in the interconnected lives
                                                                                             of five people considered to be outside
                    Those Other People,          Challenged at the Salem Public Library      the mainstream of society. For grades 8
Childress, Alice    Putnam Juvenile.             (1992). Retained.                           and up.
                    85 Tests 85, Chilton Book    Challenged at the Cascade Locks School
Chilton Book Co.    Co.                          (1990). Restricted.                         Psychological tests.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (1998) because concern was
                                                 expressed about the possibility that
                                                 information would mislead children about    A small girl named Tammy explains why
                    Poisons Make You Sick,       medications. Discarded because of           one should never put strange things in
Chlad, Dorothy      Childrens Press.             condition.                                  one's mouth.
                                                                                             The Christian Science Monitor is an
                                                                                             international daily newspaper published
Christian Science   Christian Science Monitor,   Challenged at the Jefferson Middle School Monday through Friday. Founded in 1908
Monitor             (periodical).                in Jefferson (1990). Retained.              by Mary Baker Eddy.
                                                                                             In this baseball tale, a boy gets some
                    The Kid Who Only Hit         Challenged at the Beaverton School District coaching from a mysterious figure and
                    Homers, Little, Brown        (1989) because the book mentions the        then deals with the attention his ability
Christopher, Matt   Young Readers.               occult, witchcraft and astrology. Retained. brings. For ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                                                           The first book in the Sword of the Spirits
                                                                                           t rilogy. The author writes about a
                                                Challenged at the Ackerman Middle School superstitious, primitive society of the
                                                in Canby (1988) because it promotes        future where 13-year-old Luke has no
                    Prince in Waiting,          "positive attitudes toward the occult and  reason to suspect that anything will ever
Christopher, John   Macmillan.                  ridicules Christianity." Retained.         change. For ages 9 -12.
                                                                                           When Kayla's breasts prevent her from
                                                                                           nailing a ballet part she deserves, her
                                                                                           instructor advises plastic surgery. As
                                                                                           Kayla contemplates her options, the
                                                                                           whole student body at her high school
                    Dancing in Red Shoes Will   Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County weighs in on the dilemma. For young
Cirrone, Dorian     Kill You, HarperCollins.    Library (year unknown). Retained.          adults.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                Library (2000) because concerned was       Larry Clark's film follows some New York
                                                expressed about explicit sex and drug use. City teenagers through a day and a night
Clark, Larry        Kids, (video).              Retained.                                  of largely self-destructive activity.
                    History of Oregon,          Challenged at the Astoria Public Library
Clark, Robert C.    (publisher unknown).        (1993). Retained.                          No content description.

                                                                                              Named because she'd been born too
                                                                                              soon after a contrived marriage, Sooner
                    A Girl Named Sooner,        Challenged at the Jefferson Middle School spent the first nine years of her life as the
                    Hamilton; Doubleday;        in Jefferson (1991) because of concerns       virtual slave of a bootlegging, bible-
Clauser, Suzanne    Avon.                       about explicit sexual content. Removed.       quoting and embittered old woman.
                                                                                              In this novel, Cleary offers two memoirs,
                                                                                              the first devoted to her childhood, the
                                                                                              second following her from college to the
                    A Girl from Yamhill,        Challenged at the Clatskanie Library District acceptance of her first book. Ages 12
Cleary, Beverly     HarperTrophy.               (1991). Reclassified.                         and up.
                                                                                              It's time for Ramona to start first grade,
                    Ramona the Brave,           Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School         and all kinds of things go wrong. For
Cleary, Beverly     HarperTrophy.               District (1993). Retained.                    ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                 Challenged at the Baker City High School
                                                 language arts program (1999) because of
                                                 concerns about two selections in the book.
                                                 The Bluest Eye , by Toni Morrison, includes
                                                 a description of a father raping his 11-year-
                                                 old daughter. Being There , by Jerzy
Clerc, Charles and   Seven Contemporary          Koninski includes descriptions of sexual      A collection of short novels by well-
Louis Leiter         Short Novels, Longman.      relations. Removed.                           known authors.

                                                 Challenged at the West Linn-Wilsonville        Set in a fictional Oregon town in the late
                                                 School (2000) because of concerns that the     1960s, Cody's coming-of-age novel is the
                                                 book contains explicit depictions of teenage   story of Wade, Lorna and Jesse –
                                                 sexual encounters without explanation of       teenagers preparing to break out of their
Cody, Robin          Ricochet River, Knopf.      the consequences. Restricted.                  small-town lives.
                                                                                                Retells the Biblical story of Joseph, from
                                                                                                his viewpoint, relating how he was sold
                     I am Joseph, William        Challenged at the Ledding Library of           into slavery and became the Egyptian
Cohen, Barbara       Morrow & Co.                Milwaukie (1991). Retained.                    Pharaoh's adviser.
                                                                                                Retells the Biblical story of Joseph, from
                                                                                                his viewpoint, relating how he was sold
                     I am Joseph, William        Challenged at the Salem Public Library         into slavery and became the Egyptian
Cohen, Barbara       Morrow & Co.                (1991). Retained.                              Pharaoh's adviser.
                                                                                                Recounts curses on families, creatures,
                                                                                                places, wanderers and ghosts. Also
                     Curses, Hexes and Spells,   Challenged at the Carlton Elementary           describes amulets and talismans, which
Cohen, Daniel        Everyman Ltd.               School in Carlton (1991). Restricted.          provide protection.
                                                                                                Recounts curses on families, creatures,
                                                                                                places, wanderers and ghosts. Also
                     Curses, Hexes and Spells,   Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School          describes amulets and talismans, which
Cohen, Daniel        Everyman Ltd.               District (1991). Retained.                     provide protection.
                                                 Challenged at the Ochoco Elementary
                                                 School in Prineville (1989) because the        Eleven ghost stories from Germany,
                     Restless Dead: Ghostly      book is "totally preoccupied with the          Japan, Turkey, Canada, Malta, China,
                     Tales from Around the       macabre, occult and demonic activity."         Haiti, Russia, Australia, Holland and Italy.
Cohen, Daniel        World, Archway.             Retained.                                      For Ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                                                        This picture book concentrates on how
                Hair in Funny Places, Red   Challenged at the Multnomah County          hormones affect young people during
Cole, Babette   Fox.                        Library (2001). Retained.                   puberty. For grades 2-4.

                                                                                        When a thoroughly befuddled set of
                                                                                        parents (he wears his gray hair in a
                                                                                        ponytail, she wears Birkenstocks)
                                                                                        decides to inform their offspring how
                                                                                        babies are made, their explanations
                                                                                        (babies are grown from seeds, made out
                                                                                        of gingerbread, squeezed from tubes like
                                                                                        toothpaste, brought by dinosaurs) are
                                                                                        greeted with an explosion of giggles.
                Mommie Laid an Egg: Or,                                                 Their children quickly grab paper and
                Where do Babies Come        Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County   pen and proceed to set the record
Cole, Babette   From?, Chronicle Books.     Library (2004). Retained.                   straight. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                        When a thoroughly befuddled set of
                                                                                        parents (he wears his gray hair in a
                                                                                        ponytail, she wears Birkenstocks)
                                                                                        decides to inform their offspring how
                                                                                        babies are made, their explanations
                                                                                        (babies are grown from seeds, made out
                                                                                        of gingerbread, squeezed from tubes like
                                                                                        toothpaste, brought by dinosaurs) are
                                                                                        greeted with an explosion of giggles.
                Mommie Laid an Egg: Or,                                                 Their children quickly grab paper and
                Where do Babies Come        Challenged at the Multnomah County          pen and proceed to set the record
Cole, Babette   From?, Chronicle Books.     Library (1995). Reclassified.               straight. For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                           When a thoroughly befuddled set of
                                                                                           parents (he wears his gray hair in a
                                                                                           ponytail, she wears Birkenstocks)
                                                                                           decides to inform their offspring how
                                                                                           babies are made, their explanations
                                                                                           (babies are grown from seeds, made out
                                                                                           of gingerbread, squeezed from tubes like
                                                                                           toothpaste, brought by dinosaurs) are
                                                                                           greeted with an explosion of giggles.
                Mommie Laid an Egg: Or,                                                    Their children quickly grab paper and
                where do Babies Come        Challenged at the Clackamas County             pen and proceed to set the record
Cole, Babette   From?, Chronicle Books.     Library (2000). Retained.                      straight. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                          Alpha's quarreling parents are
                                                                                          transformed into a lump of coal and an
                                                                                          egg by a family of mischievous imps.
                                                                                          Being imps, they can't stand cleanliness,
                                                                                          so Alpha is put to work dirtying the floor,
                                                                                          the laundry and the dishes, and bringing
                                                                                          the garbage in. However, Alpha comes
                Alpha and the Dirty Baby,   Challenged at the Clatskanie Library District up with a scheme to combat the imps
Cole, Brock     Farrar, Straus & Giroux.    (1995). Retained.                             and their dirty baby. For ages 5-8.

                                                                                           Laura and Howie are the social misfits at
                                                                                           their summer camp. As part of a cruel
                                                                                           joke, they are stranded on an island as
                                                                                           the "goats." True to tradition, they are left
                                                                                           naked, hungry and painfully alone. Not
                                                                                           wanting to give the other campers the
                                                                                           satisfaction of finding them helpless on
                                                                                           the island in the morning, the two come
                The Goats, Farrar, Straus   Challenged at the Salem Public Library         up with a plan to disappear off the island.
Cole, Brock     and Giroux.                 (1993). Retained.                              For ages 12 and up.




9/07
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1988) because of concerns that the   This book examines the unique
                                               photographs of a python crushing and          anatomical features of an Indian python
                                               eating a chick would upset and sadden         that enable it and other snakes to survive
Cole, Joanna       Snake's Body , Morrow.      children. Outcome unknown.                    without legs.
                                               Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School         Fifty-five humorous poems by English
Cole, William      Oh How Silly!, Puffin.      District (2003). Retained.                    and American poets. For ages 9-12.

                                                                                            Emily Culpepper loves talking to her
                                                                                            friends. And so, being a witch of sorts,
                                                                                            she miniaturizes them and puts them into
                                                                                            jars so she can talk to them whenever
                   Friends of Emily                                                         she wishes. One by one, the milkman,
                   Culpepper, Putnam           Challenged at the Springfield Public Library the postman and the plumber join her
Coleridge, Ann     Juvenile.                   (1989). Retained.                            household in this way. For ages 6-9.
                                               Challenged at Multnomah County Library
                                               (year unknown) for concerns about            Horror novel about monstrous evil lurking
Cooke, John Peyton Lake, Avon.                 violence. Retained.                          at the bottom of a lake.

                                                                                             A demon in the guise of a magic pot
                                                                                             outwits a greedy, rich man and brings
                                              Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School          wealth and happiness to a poor old fellow
Coombs, Patricia   Magic Pot, William Morrow. District (1992). Retained.                     and his wife. For baby through preschool.
                                              Challenged as an assigned ninth-grade          Events of the hijacking of a bus of
                                              reading in the Troutdale schools (1989)        children by terrorists seeking the return
                                              because of concerns about the book's           of their homeland are described from the
                                              portrayal of teen suicide as well as the way   perspectives of a hostage, a terrorist, an
                                              the U.S. Army and the Palestine Liberation     Army general involved in the rescue
                   After the First Death ,    Organization are depicted. Outcome             operation, and his son, chosen as the go-
Cormier, Robert    Pantheon.                  unknown.                                       between.




9/07
                                              Challenged at Lake Oswego Junior High
                                              School (2007). One of four optional books
                                              for a language arts bullying unit intended to
                                              teach eighth-grade students about
                                              situations and people they could be
                                              confronted by so they can think about and
                                              discuss how they would react. A parent
                                              requested removal of the book from the
                                              school because of "filthy profanities"
                                              ranging from derogatory slang terms to             A high school freshman discovers the
                                              sexual encounters and violence                     devastating consequences of refusing to
                                              inappropriate for 13-year-olds. Will be            join in the school's annual fund-raising
                     The Chocolate War, Knopf reviewed by a teacher committee and the            drive and arouses the wrath of the school
Cormier, Robert      Books for Young Readers Board.                                              bullies.
                                                                                                 Fade follows the life of Paul Moreaux, a
                                                                                                 young boy growing up in early 20th
                                                                                                 century America. Paul himself has
                                                                                                 learned from his similarly inflicted uncle
                                                                                                 that he is cursed with a gift that is not
                                                                                                 what it seems; Paul has inherited the
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County              ability to "fade" – to disappear into
Cormier, Robert      Fade, Laurel Leaf.          Library (1992). Retained.                       nothingness on a whim.
                                                 Challenged at the Clatskanie Library District
                                                 (1998) because a concern was expressed          The path of a serial killer intertwines with
                     Tenderness, Delacorte       about the suitability of material for young     that of a teenage runaway who cannot
Cormier, Robert      Books for Young Readers.    people. Retained.                               resist his charm. For grades 6 and up.
                                                 Rejected as a supplemental health book in
                                                 the Eagle Point schools (1992) because
                                                 three women complained that the book
                                                 cited yoga and Transcendental Meditation
                     Wellness: Stress            as ways to reduce stress but failed to
Cottrell, Randall    Management, Dushkin.        mention Christian prayer. C165                  A guide to stress-management.
                                                                                                 Set in 1807 Scotland. Sinjun Sherbrooke
                                                                                                 is bored with the London season, until
                                                                                                 she spies Colin Kinross across a
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County              crowded dance floor – and offers to be
Coulter, Catherine   Heiress Bride, Putnam.      Library (1994). Retained.                       his bride.



9/07
                    Little Miss Muffet and
                    Other Nursery Rhymes,        Challenged at the Multnomah County
Cousins, Lucy       Dutton Juvenile.             Library (2001). Retained.                     Children's poetry and nursery rhymes.
                                                                                               When the ghost of a dead wife is
                                                 Challenged in the Springfield schools         unleashed on his household by a wacky
                                                 (1989) because of concerns that the play      clairvoyant, a man must struggle to meet
                                                 encourages occult activities. Outcome         the demands of all wives, both dead and
Coward, Noel        Blithe Spirit , Grove.       unknown.                                      alive.

                                                                                               Mark Manning has not escaped murder
                                                                                               and mayhem by moving to Dumont,
                                                                                               Wis., and taking over the local
                                                                                               newspaper. Just as a regional exhibition
                                             Challenged at the Multnomah County                of miniature furniture is about to begin,
                                             Library (2001) because of a concern               someone murders the visiting expert.
                    Name Games, St. Martin's expressed about homosexual content.               Suspicion falls on the sheriff, a closeted
Craft, Michael      Minotaur.                Retained.                                         gay, so Mark helps out.
                                             Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                             Library (2000) because a concern was              Wes Craven wrote and directed this
                                             expressed about explicit sexual behavior          campy swamp romp adapted from the
Craven, Wes         Swamp Thing, (video).    and nudity. Retained.                             DC Comic of the same name.

                                                                                               Providing a variety of chocolate recipes
                    Pocket Book of Sex and                                                     and delicious erotic games, this book
                    Chocolate: What More                                                       also looks at the history and symbolism
                    Could a Body Want?,          Challenged at the Multnomah County            of chocolate in all its forms. Illustrated
Craze, Richard      Hunter House.                Library (2002). Retained.                     with original artwork and photographs.

                                                                                               Crewdson presents an overview of child
                    By Silence Betrayed: The                                                   victimization, "one of the most pressing
                    Sexual Abuse of Children     Challenged at Bend Senior High School         problems faced by this society." Scores
Crewdson, John      in America, HarperCollins.   (1995). Retained.                             of molesters and victims are interviewed.
                                                 Challenged at the Dalles-Wasco County
                                                 Public Library (1988) because of concerns
                                                 that the book promotes criminal activity in
                    Magick in Theory and         its depiction of human and animal sacrifice. In this book, Aleister Crowley reveals his
Crowley, Aleister   Practice, Rutledge.          Retained.                                    magic, rituals, recollections and opinions.



9/07
                                                                                             An obese boy and a disfigured girl suffer
                                                                                             the emotional scars of years of mockery
                                                                                             at the hands of their peers. They share a
                                                                                             hard-boiled view of the world until events
                                                                                             in their senior year hurl them in very
                                                                                             different directions. A story about a
                  Staying Fat for Sarah      Challenged at the Douglas County Library        friendship with staying power, written with
Crutcher, Chris   Byrnes, HarperTeen.        System (1995). Retained.                        pathos and pointed humor. Young Adult.


                                                                                             Despite his natural athletic ability, T.J.
                                                                                             has steered away from organized sports
                                                                                             until his senior year, when Mr. Simet, a
                                                                                             favorite English teacher, implores him to
                                                                                             help form a swim team at the school. T.J.
                                                                                             sees an opportunity to get revenge on
                                                                                             the establishment and invites outcasts to
                                                                                             participate on the team; he ends up with
                                             Challenged at the Portland Public Schools       "a representative from each extreme of
                                             (2003) because a concern was expressed          the educational spectrum, a muscle man,
Crutcher, Chris   Whale Talk, Laurel Leaf.   about foul language.Oswego Junior High
                                             Challenged at Lake Retained.                    a giant, a chameleon and a psychopath."
                                             School (2007). One of four optional books
                                             for a language arts bullying unit intended to
                                             teach eighth-grade students about               Despite his natural athletic ability, T.J.
                                             situations and people they could be             has steered away from organized sports
                                             confronted by so they can think about and       until his senior year, when Mr. Simet, a
                                             discuss how they would react. A parent          favorite English teacher, implores him to
                                             requested removal of the book from the          help form a swim team at the school. T.J.
                                             school because of "filthy profanities"          sees an opportunity to get revenge on
                                             ranging from derogatory slang terms to          the establishment and invites outcasts to
                                             sexual encounters and violence                  participate on the team; he ends up with
                                             inappropriate for 13-year-olds. Will be         "a representative from each extreme of
                                             reviewed by a teacher committee and the         the educational spectrum, a muscle man,
Crutcher, Chris   Whale Talk, Laurel Leaf.   Board.                                          a giant, a chameleon and a psychopath."




9/07
                                                                                                Poetry with illustrations of the author's
                    Hist Whist, Dragonfly         Challenged at the Multnomah County            poems of scary, ghostly things. For ages
cummings, e.e.      Books.                        Library (1990). Retained.                     4-6.

                                                                                           Cuozzo's main thesis is that, contrary to
                                                                                           conventional wisdom, Neanderthal
                                                                                           children matured far more slowly than
                                                                                           their modern counterparts, Neanderthal
                                                                                           longevity greatly exceeded that of
                    Buried Alive: The Startling                                            modern humans, and it is their advanced
                    Truth About Neanderthal       Challenged at the Multnomah County       ages which gave rise to their distinctive
Cuozzo, Jack        Man, Master Books.            Library (2003). Retained.                skull morphology.
                                                                                           Curott uses 13 chapters to tell the story
                                                                                           of her personal encounter with the ways
                                                                                           of the Goddess, with insight into the
                    Book of Shadows, Piatkus      Challenged at the Multnomah County       contemporary practice of witchcraft, or
Currott, Phyllis    Books.                        Library (2001). Retained.                Wicca.
                                                  Challenged at the Deschutes County       A primer for couples wanting basic legal
                    Legal Guide for Lesbian       Library in Bend (1993) because it        advice on domestic partnerships,
Curry, Hayden and   and Gay Couples, Nolo         "encourages and condones" homosexuality. parenting, finances, estate planning and
Denis Clifford      Press.                        Outcome unknown.                         more.

                                                                                                Developing an interest in homing
                                                 Challenged at the Springfield Public Library   pigeons leads to a significant change in
                                                 (1988) because of concerns about profanity     the life of 11-year-old Ellis Hampton who
                                                 and the appearance of the subject of           has been mute since he witnessed his
Cusack, Isabel      Mr. Wheatfield's Loft, Holt. prostitution.                                  father's death. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                                The story follows the exploits of a
                                                                                                crocodile as he sets off one morning to
                                                                                                find something to eat. He has a
                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County            hankering for children from the nearby
                                                  Library (1988) because of concerns about      village. He broadcasts his desire to the
                    Enormous Crocodile,           the book's sinister nature and the negative   other creatures of the jungle as he
Dahl, Roald         Caedmon; Knopf.               action of animals. Retained.                  passes them. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                                Verses featuring mayhem, greed,
Dahl, Roald and     Roald Dahl's Revolting        Challenged at the Douglas County Library      betrayals and murder, from two gifted
Quentin Blake       Rhymes, Puffin.               System (1992). Retained.                      collaborators. For ages 4-8.



9/07
                                           Challenged at the Dallas Elementary
                                           School library (1991) because of concerns
                                           that the book entices impressionable or
                                           emotionally disturbed children into         This is a tale of a 7-year-old boy who has
                                           becoming involved in witchcraft or the      a run-in with some real-life witches. For
Dahl, Roald    Witches, Farrar; Penguin.   occult. Retained.                           ages 9-12.
                                                                                       This is a tale of a 7-year-old boy who has
                                           Challenged at the Beaverton School District a run-in with some real-life witches. For
Dahl, Roald    Witches, Farrar; Penguin.   (1991). Retained                            ages 9-12.
                                                                                       This is a tale of a 7-year-old boy who has
                                           Challenged at the Bilquist Elementary       a run-in with some real-life witches. For
Dahl, Roald    Witches, Farrar; Penguin.   School in Milwaukee (1993). Restricted.     ages 9-12.
                                                                                       This is a tale of a 7-year-old boy who has
                                           Challenged at the Corvallis School District a run-in with some real-life witches. For
Dahl, Roald    Witches, Farrar; Penguin.   (1990). Retained.                           ages 9-12.
                                                                                       This is a tale of a 7-year-old boy who has
                                           Challenged at the Hillsboro Elementary      a run-in with some real-life witches. For
Dahl, Roald    Witches, Farrar; Penguin.   School (1991). Retained.                    ages 9-12.
                                                                                       This is a tale of a 7-year-old boy who has
                                           Challenged at the Multnomah County          a run-in with some real-life witches. For
Dahl, Roald    Witches, Farrar; Penguin.   Library (1994). Retained.                   ages 9-12.
                                                                                       2003 debut album for up-and-coming
                                                                                       British rock act. Includes the singles
                                                                                       "Growing On Me," "Get Your Hands Off
               Permission to Land ,        Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County My Woman" and "I Believe In A Thing
Darkness       Atlantic (audio CD).        Library (2005). Retained.                   Called Love."
                                                                                       A large percentage of our population is
                                                                                       growing older. As a result, older adults
                                           Challenged at the Multnomah County          need information on many issues such
               Legal Issues for Older      Library (2000) because of concerns that the as health care, wills, housing, property
               Adults: An Oregon Legal     book is cataloged in sociology rather than  management, age discrimination and
               Information and Reference   legal materials; requested classification   much more – all of which this book
David, Penny   Guide, Oregon State Bar.    change. Reclassified.                       provides.




9/07
                                                                                              This film recounts the history and
                                                                                              attitudes of the opposing sides of the
                                                                                              Vietnam War . The film also endeavors
                                                                                              to give voice to the Vietnamese people
                                                                                              themselves as to how the war has
                                                Challenged at the Driftwood Public Library    affected them and their reasons why they
Davis, Peter         Hearts and Minds, (video). in Lincoln City (1995). Retained.             fought the United States.
                                                Challenged at the Newberg Public Library
                                                (1997) because a concern was expressed
                                                about the appropriateness of language for     Louden Swain is a champion restler
Davis, Terry         Vision Quest, Laurel Leaf. young adults. Retained.                       training for a state tournament.

                                                                                            Join newlyweds King Lee and King Bertie
                                                                                            on their journey into the noisy jungle. The
                                                                                            kings are greeted by wild animal families,
                                                                                            but the royal travelers suspect that
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County          something more significant awaits them
                                                Library (2005) because of concerns that the in the trees. King & King soon discover
de Haan, Linda and                              subject of homosexuality and the mention    that there’s no adventure more wonderful
Stern Nijland      King & King, Tricycle Press. of divorce are unacceptable. Retained.      than starting a family of their own.

                                                                                            Join newlyweds King Lee and King Bertie
                                                                                            on their journey into the noisy jungle. The
                                                Challenged again at the Multnomah County kings are greeted by wild animal families,
                                                Library (2006) because of concerns that the but the royal travelers suspect that
                                                subject of homosexuality is too complex for something more significant awaits them
                                                young people; requested reclassification    in the trees. King & King soon discover
de Haan, Linda and                              and warning label. Retained in children's   that there’s no adventure more wonderful
Stern Nijland      King & King, Tricycle Press. collection, no label added.                 than starting a family of their own.




9/07
                                                                                            Join newlyweds King Lee and King Bertie
                                                                                            on their journey into the noisy jungle. The
                                                 Challenged at a public library (specific   kings are greeted by wild animal families,
                                                 location unknown) (2006) because the       but the royal travelers suspect that
                                                 books includes the "threatening mother     something more significant awaits them
                                                 and a son choosing a man to wed" and that in the trees. King & King soon discover
de Haan, Linda and                               "abuse in the book is presented as         that there’s no adventure more wonderful
Stern Nijland       King & King, Tricycle Press. acceptable." Retained.                     than starting a family of their own.
                                                                                            Originally published in 1970, this book
                                                                                            shows people how to recognize the basic
                    How to Draw What You         Challenged at the Beaver Elementary        shape to draw an object, no matter how
De Reyna, Rudy      See, (publisher unknown). School in Beaverton (1992). Retained.         much detail it contains.
                                                                                            After stealing a dead man's boots, a
                                                                                            wandering bagpiper uses them to play a
                                                                                            trick on an unfriendly farmer but then
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County         finds the trick turned back on him. For
DeFelice, Cynthia   Cold Feet, DK Children.      Library (2001). Retained.                  ages 4-8.
                                                                                            This is a tale of a widow who tries to
                                                 Challenged at the Tillamook County Library silence her husband's ghost when a
DeFelice, Cynthia   Dancing Skeleton, Aladdin. (1993). Retained.                            fiddler comes courting. For ages 5-8.
                    First Love/ Last Love: New
Denneny, Michelle, Fiction from Christopher      Challenged at the Deschutes County         This is a second collection of more than
Charles Ortlieb and Street, Perigee Books;       Library (1993) because it "encourages and 20 stories of gay fiction from
Thomas Steele       Putnam.                      condones" homosexuality. Retained.         "Christopher Street" magazine.
                                                 Challenged at Monroe High School (1979)
                                                 when parents complained that the
                    Man's Body: An Owner's       reference book's portrayal of male and
                    Manual, Bantam;              female anatomies was too explicit.
Diagram Group       Paddington.                  Removed.                                   Content description unavailable.
                                                 Challenged at Monroe High School (1979)
                    Woman's Body: An             when parents complained that the
                    Owner's Manual, Bantam; reference book's portrayal of male and
Diagram Group       Paddington.                  female anatomies was too explicit.         Content description unavailable.




9/07
                                                                                              A how-to book, from the Christian
                                                                                              perspective, on discipline and child-
                                                                                              rearing, focusing on sibling rivalry,
                    Strong-Willed Child Birth                                                 hyperactivity, self-esteem and the most
                    through Adolescence ,       Challenged at the McMinnville Public          common mistakes made by frustrated
Dobson, James       Tyndale House.              Library (1994). Retained.                     parents.
                                                                                              Dodson reveals her innovative
                                                                                              techniques for helping men and women
                                                                                              accept masturbation as a joyful and
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County            essential expression of their sexuality.
Dodson, Betty       Sex for One, Harmony.       Library (1992). Retained.                     Illustrations.
                                                Challenged at the Salem Public Library        Dodson reveals her innovative
                                                (1995) because a concern was expressed        techniques for helping men and women
                                                that the book contained "nothing about the    accept masturbation as a joyful and
                                                value of family and/or married life."         essential expression of their sexuality.
Dodson, Betty       Sex for One, Harmony.       Retained.                                     Illustrations.
                                                                                              Nineteen stories, based on true
                    Bear Stories , Garrard      Challenged at the Salem Public Library        episodes, about different kinds of bears
Dolch, Edward       Publishing.                 (1990). Retained.                             throughout the world.

                                                                                              Details of all the major participants in
                                                                                              WW II, including line drawings, cut-
                    Bombers of World War II,    Challenged at the Multnomah County            aways, photos and other relevant
Donald, David       MetroBooks.                 Library (2001). Retained.                     information

Dragonwagon,        I Hate My Brother Harry,    Challenged at the Dry Hollow Elementary       Nobody believes Harry's little sister hates
Crescent            HarperCollins.              School in The Dalles (1991). Retained.        him, and confusion reigns. For ages 4-8.
                                                Challenged at the Crook County Middle
Dragonwagon,                                    School Library in Prineville (1989) because   A teenage runaway encounters both love
Crescent and Paul   To Take a Dare, Bantam;     of concerns about "excessive use of           and loneliness when she decides to
Zindel              Harper.                     profanity." Restricted.                       settle in a small Arkansas town.




9/07
                                                                                               Historian, playwright and gay activist,
                                                                                               Duberman was treated for some 20
                                                                                               years by a succession of
                                                                                               psychotherapists who attempted to
                                                                                               "cure" him of his homosexuality. How he
                                                                                               gradually came to embrace his sexual
                                                                                               orientation as normal is the focus of this
                     Cures: A Gay Man's            Challenged at the Deschutes County          autobiography – one man's odyssey from
Duberman, Martin     Odyssey, Dutton.              Library (1993). Retained.                   self-sabotage to self-acceptance.
                                                                                               Suspicious and uneasy about the
                                                                                               atmosphere at her new boarding school,
                                                                                               14-year-old Kit slowly realizes why she
                     Down a Dark Hall, Laurel      Challenged at the Clarkes Elementary        and the other three students at the
Duncan, Lois         Leaf.                         School in Mulino (1989). Outcome unknown. school were selected.
                                                                                               A teenager casually suggests playing a
                     Killing Mr. Griffin, Laurel   Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School       cruel trick on the English teacher, but did
Duncan, Lois         Leaf.                         District (2002). Retained.                  he intend it to end with murder?
                                                   Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                                   Library (1995) because a concern was
                     Vampire: The Complete         expressed about unsuitability for children;
Dunn-Mascetti,       Guide to the World of the     objected to "sexual practices of vampires." A compilation of stories and
Manuel               Undead, Studio.               Retained.                                   investigations of vampires.
                                                                                               In lively, action-filled scenes, this book
                                                                                               wordlessly portrays the seasonal
                                                                                               changes that take place in a landscape
                                                                                               of hills, pastures, ponds, trees and a
                                                                                               large house, center stage for the natural
                                                   Challenged at the Hall Elementary School    cycle from January to December. The
                                                   in Gresham (1997) because of a concern      family that lives there is depicted in
                     Our House on the Hill,        expressed about picture of a naked little   various activities indoors and out. For
Dupasquier, Phillipe Puffin.                       girl. Retained.                             baby through preschool.




9/07
                                                                                         Devastated to discover that Uncle Rob,
                                                                                         his hero, is dying of AIDS, 12-year-old
                                                                                         Gary, in need of advice and guidance in
                                              Challenged at the Seaside Public Library   his life, finds that it is Uncle Rob himself
                    When Heroes Die,          (1993) because of concerns that it         who gives him strength to face the future.
Durant, Peggy       Macmillan.                promotes homosexuality. Retained.          For ages 9-12.

                                                                                         A little witch girl makes a discovery about
Edmundson,                                    Challenged at the Bend-La Pine School      life without mother after a loss of temper
Madeleine           Anna Witch, Doubleday.    District (1991). Retained.                 clashes with a loss of patience.

                                                                                         The magazine offers the latest game
                                                                                         reviews, news, previews, codes, cheats,
Electronic Gaming   Electronic Gaming         Challenged at the Douglas County Library   contests, guides, Q&As, FAQs,
Monthly             Monthly, (periodical).    System (1997). Retained.                   screenshots, release dates and more.

                                                                                         A collection of essays based on papers
                                                                                         delivered at a world conference on
                                                                                         pornography held in Los Angeles in
                                                                                         August 1998. Representatives of the
                                                                                         legal and academic communities
                                                                                         (including many internally renowned
                                                                                         scholars and First Amendment experts)
                    Porn 101: Eroticism,                                                 and members of the adult entertainment
                    Pornography & the First                                              industry join to cover a wide-ranging
                    Amendment, Prometheus     Challenged at the Multnomah County         array of topics – from erotic films to
Elias, James        Books.                    Library (2002). Retained.                  phone sex, censorship to feminism.

                                                                                         The CIA is so desperate to catch a serial
                                                                                         killer that it blackmails a judge to free a
                                                                                         former agent convicted of lying to
                                                                                         Congress. The agent, Mike Culley, is told
                                                                                         only to locate a KGB defector who had
                                                                                         once been his operative in Moscow and
                    Cold Cold Heart, Random   Challenged at the Salem Public Library     is now implicated in a massive
Elliott, James      House (audio).            (1998). Retained.                          counterfeiting scheme.



9/07
                                                                                                 Patrick Bateman is young, buff, tan, and
                                                                                                 filthy rich. He works at a powerhouse
                                                                                                 Wall Street firm. He can afford to do
                                                                                                 whatever he wants in an America that
                                                                                                 not only approves of his behavior, but
                                                                                                 ardently wants to emulate it as well.
                                                                                                 There is one slight quirk in Bateman's
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County               well coiffed persona: He likes to rape,
Ellis, Bret Easton    American Psycho, Vintage. Library (1991). Retained.                        torture and murder people.
                                                                                                 Vic and his telepathic dog, Blood,
                                                                                                 struggle to endure in the aftermath of
                                                                                                 nuclear war. But when Blood sniffs out
                                                                                                 Quilla June – a girl who has come
                                                                                                 disguised as a boy to the womanless
                                                                                                 nuclear wasteland from an underground
                      Vic and Blood: The                                                         world (to which the population has fled
                      Chronicles of a Boy and                                                    from destruction) – Vic discovers love
Ellison, Harlan and   His Dog , St. Martin's      Challenged at the Salem Public Library         while Blood sees his own survival
Richard Corben        Press.                      (1994). Retained.                              threatened.
                                                  Challenged at the Douglas County Library
                                                  in Roseburg (1989) because of concerns
                                                  that the book contains nudity and violent
                      Prelude to World War II,    photos harmful to children researching the     Illustrated with color and B&W
Elson, Robert T.      Time-Life.                  war. Retained.                                 photographs

                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County             Based on the New International Version
                                                  Library (1991) by a patron who believed that   (NIV) Bible, this commentary provides
                      Evangelical Commentary      public funds should not be expended on         comments, outlines and introductions for
Elwell, Walter A.     on the Bible , Baker Books. religious books. Retained.                     each of the sixty-six biblical books.
                      Hablando en plata (Talking
                      in Silver), Editorial       Challenged at the Multnomah County
Entrialgo, Mauro      Edinumen.                   Library (2005). Retained.                      Graphic novel.
                                                  Challenged at the Eugene Public Library
                                                  (1988) for its language, sexual nature and     An anthology of horror and fantasy
Etchison, Dennis      Cutting Edge. Doubleday. “perversity.” Retained.                           stories.




9/07
                                                                                             Equestrian Grace Maclean has a
                                                                                             horrendous accident that leaves her and
                                                                                             her four-legged friend damaged in mind,
                                                                                             body and spirit. It then falls to a mythical
                                                                                             horse whisperer, an equine master who
                                                                                             has the ability to heal horses with
                     Horse Whisperer,            Challenged at the McMinnville Public        soothing words and a gentle touch, to
Evans, Nicholas      Delacorte Press.            Library (1997). Retained.                   help.

                                                 Challenged at the Jordan Valley Union High Longarm knows what needs to be done
                     Longarm in Virginia City,   School (1988) because of concerns that the and sets about doing it – and blasting
Evans, Tabor         Jove.                       book was “too sexually graphic.” Removed. everyone that stands in his way.

                     On Becomingn Preschool
                     Wise: Optimizing
                     Educational Outcomes        Challenged at a public library (specific
                     What Preschoolers Need      library and year unknown) by a patron who
Ezzo, Gary and       to Learn, Parent Wise       believed that Gary Ezzo's books "endanger
Robert Bucknam       Solutions                   lives and minds of children." Retained.     Practical advice for parents.

                                                                                             This is no ordinary western. Seth
                                                                                             Strummar is a gunfighter trying to
                                                                                             change his life. He's accepted the
                                                                                             responsibility for his 5-year-old son,
                                                                                             Lobo, and taken on a partner, Joaquin
                                                 Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library  Ascarate. The plot is simple: Seth and
                                                 (1995) because a concern was expressed      Joaquin attempt to rescue a friend who's
                                                 about violence, graphic sex, homosexuality, been incarcerated by a crooked sheriff.
                                                 manipulation and abuse of women, and a      To gain access to the compound, Seth
                     Road from Betrayal, M.      specific scene in which a young boy         exploits the love of a young girl who has
Fackler, Elizabeth   Evans and Co.               watches his father have sex. Retained.      sex with the guards to distract them.




9/07
                                                                                           Faderman charts the evolution of the
                                                                                           concept of the "lesbian" as a 20th
                                                                                           century social construct and shows how
                                                                                           love between women, once known at the
                                                                                           turn of the century by such terms as
                                                                                           "romantic friendship" or "sentimental
                                                                                           friendship," came to be called
                                                                                           "lesbianism." With increased
                                                                                           opportunities for independence, women
                     Odd Girls and Twilight                                                no longer needed men's financial support
                     Lovers: A History of                                                  to survive and, as a result, love between
                     Lesbian Life in Twentieth Challenged at the Woodburn Public Library   women was no longer perceived as
Faderman, Lillian    Century America, Penguin. (1992). Retained.                           innocently as it had been in the past.


                                                Challenged at the Tillamook County Library
                                                (2000) because a concern was expressed
Farrar, Janet and    Witches' Bible, Phoenix    about the book teaching people how to
Stewart Farrar       Publishing.                practice witchcraft. Retained.             An in-depth look at Wicca.

                                                                                           This is the story of Barbara, a young
                                                                                           woman who as a child was the victim of
                                                                                           ritual satanic abuse at the hands of a
                                                                                           sect led by her own grandfather. While
                                                                                           Barbara's recollections are shocking and
                                                                                           sometimes almost unbelievable, her
                                                                                           story is that of a survivor, and she offers
                                                                                           hope of recovery for other victims. The
                                                                                           book's foreword gives a brief history of
                                                                                           satanic practice, and the extensive
                     Lessons in Evil, Lessons   Challenged at the Multnomah County         bibliography serves as a thorough
Feldman, Gail Carr   from the Light, Dell.      Library (2000). Retained.                  reading list.
                     Ffolkes' Cartoon
                     Companion to Classical
                     Mythology, David &         Challenged at the Douglas County Library
Ffolkes, Michael     Charles PLC.               System (1993). Retained.                   Content description unavailable.



9/07
                                                   Challenged at the Salem Public Library
Finch, Carol         Apache Knight, Zebra.         (1999). Outcome unknown.                     A romance.
                                                                                                Natalie realizes she must cut herself off
                                                                                                from Tulip, whose lies, cruelty and need
                                                   Challenged at the Multnomah County           to control threaten to destroy them both.
                                                   Library (2000) because a concern was         A haunting novel about the sometimes
                     Tulip Touch, Hamish           expressed about violence and cruelty.        malevolent nature of friendship. For
Fine, Anne           Hamilton.                     Retained.                                    grades 6-9.

                                                                                              A Pulitzer Prize-winning author examines
                                                                                              four countercultural communities: San
                     Cities on a Hill: A Journey   Challenged at the Deschutes County         Francisco's Castro district,
                     through Contemporary          Library in Bend (1993) because of concerns Rajneeshpuram in Oregon, Sun City
                     American Cultures, Simon      that the book “encourages and condones”    retirement village in Florida and the Rev.
Fitzgerald Frances   & Schuster.                   homosexuality. Retained.                   Jerry Falwell's parish enclave in Virginia.
                     Bang Bang You're Dead ,       Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library
Fitzhugh, Louise     Trophy Press.                 (1989). Retained.                          For baby through preschool.
                                                                                              Meet Sport, Harriet’s best friend, in this
                                                   Challenged at the Douglas County Library   hilarious companion to Harriet the Spy .
Fitzhugh, Louise     Sport, Yearling.              (1994). Retained.                          For ages 9-12.

                                                                                                A teenage girl must solve the mystery of
                                                                                                her friends' deaths after they are killed by
                                                                                                a disfigured man who stalks them in their
                     Nightmare on Elm Street                                                    dreams. A section at the end of the book
                     (Tales of Terror),            Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library   explains the special effects used in the
Flood, E.L.          Crestwood House.              (1992). Retained.                            movie version of this story.
                                                   Challenged at the Driftwood Public Library
Follett, Ken         Big Needle, Zebra.            in Lincoln City (1994). Retained.            An action/thriller.
                                                                                                In this picture book, Fox poses and
                                                                                                answers a series of questions about a
                     Guess What?, Gulliver         Challenged at the Lake County Library in     witch named Daisy O'Grady. For ages 4-
Fox, Mem             Books.                        Lakeview (1992). Retained.                   8.




9/07
                                                                                            Fourteen-year-old Claire and her mother,
                                                                                            Jane, are on their way across the country
                                                                                            to visit Claire's grandmother. As they
                                                                                            approach the family farm, Claire watches
                                                                                            her mother become more and more
                                                                                            anxious. This trip unlocks the key to the
                                                                                            many questions Claire has about their
                                                                                            past – including the identity of her father
                                                                                            and the reason her mother never went
                                                 Challenged at the Scholls Heights          back home until now. Janey's Girl is a
                      Janey's Girl, Kids Can     Elementary School in Beaverton (2001).     coming-of-age novel with a twist: Claire's
Freisen, Gayle        Press.                     Retained.                                  mother is the one who reaches maturity.
                                                                                            Provides tips on how to create a haunted
                      How to Haunt a House for                                              house at home and instructions for
                      Halloween, Tandem          Challenged at the Keizer Elementary        performing magic tricks at a Halloween
Friedhoffer, Robert   Library.                   School (1996). Retained.                   party.

                                                                                            Seven little ducks need to learn to swim
                                                                                            and dive. After a warning, being forced to
                                                                                            stay up all night to practice and being
                                                                                            called a sissy, one scared duckling
                                                                                            learns to swim but can't dive. Father
                                                                                            duck is so angry that the little duck can't
                      Seven Diving Ducks,        Challenged at the Siuslaw Public Library   dive, that he sends him away to live with
Friskey, Margaret     David McKay.               District (1994). Retained.                 the chickens. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                            This video stars two highly intelligent
                                                                                            dogs, who, together, save their young
                                                                                            master and his baby sister from
                      Dogs to the Rescue,        Challenged at the Multnomah County         treacherous villains by carrying the
Fritz-Nemeth, Paul    (video).                   Library (2000). Retained.                  children to safety.




9/07
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                            Library (2005) because of concerns that the        This is the first of a nine volume series
                                            graphic novel's violence and sex warrant an        about two young men who set about
                                            18+ or Mature Readers rating; requested            changing Japan (and the world) – one
Fumimura, Sho and                           reclassification and rating. Retained in           from above (politics) and one from below
Ryoichi Ikegami   Sanctuary, VIZ Media LLC. Graphic Novel collection, no rating added.         (organized crime).
                                                                                               This is a picture books about siblings'
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             backseat bickering during a Sunday
Gammell, Stephen    Ride, Silver Whistle.       Library (2002). Retained.                      drive. For ages 3-7.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             A ditty arranged and performed by
                                                Library (2000) because a concern was           musicians Grisman and the late Grateful
                                                expressed about the use of the word "hell" Dead guitarist Garcia makes a transition
Garcia, Jerry and   There Ain't No Bugs On      on tape that is written as "heck" in the book. into picture-book text. For preschool
David Grisman       Me, HarperCollins.          Retained.                                      through grade 3.
                                                Challenged at the Cedar Mill Community
                                                Library (1988) because of concerns that the
                                                book portrays lesbian love and sex as          First published in 1982, this is the story
                    Annie on My Mind, Farrar,   normal. The book was temporarily removed of two teenage girls whose friendship
Garden, Nancy       Straus and Giroux.          and then returned. Retained.                   blossoms into love. For ages 14 and up.

                                                Challenged at the Bend High School (1993) First published in 1982, this is the story
                    Annie on My Mind, Farrar,   because it "encourages and condones       of two teenage girls whose friendship
Garden, Nancy       Straus and Giroux.          homosexuality." Retained.                 blossoms into love. For ages 14 and up.

                                                                                              First published in 1982, this is the story
                    Annie on My Mind, Farrar,   Challenged at Multnomah County Library        of two teenage girls whose friendship
Garden, Nancy       Straus and Giroux.          (1990). Retained.                             blossoms into love. For ages 14 and up.

                                                                                              First published in 1982, this is the story
                    Annie on My Mind, Farrar,   Challenged again at Multnomah County          of two teenage girls whose friendship
Garden, Nancy       Straus and Giroux.          Library (1995). Retained.                     blossoms into love. For ages 14 and up.

                                                                                              First published in 1982, this is the story
                    Annie on My Mind, Farrar,   Challenged at the Salem Public Library        of two teenage girls whose friendship
Garden, Nancy       Straus and Giroux.          (1990). Retained.                             blossoms into love. For ages 14 and up.




9/07
                                                                                          When Molly draws a picture of her family
                                                                                          for her kindergarten class, Tommy jeers
                                                                                          at her that no one has two mommies. At
                                                                                          first she is angry and hurt, but with the
                                                                                          support of her teacher and her loving
                                                                                          parents – Mommy (her birth mother) and
                                                                                          Mama Lu (her adoptive mother) – she
                                                                                          comes to accept her family. What helps
                     Molly's Family, Farrar,     Challenged at the Multnomah County       her most is seeing many different kinds
Garden, Nancy        Straus and Giroux.          Library (2004). Retained.                of families. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                          A photo documentary (with a generous
                     Sturgis Motorcycle Mecca,   Challenged at the Multnomah County       mixture of posed shots) of the bikers who
Garfinkel, Martin    Zg Pub Co.                  Library (1992). Retained.                gather in the Black Hills each August.
                                                                                          Young viewers come face-to-face with
                                                                                          the realities of unwanted pregnancies,
                                                                                          STD's, and AIDS. They meet kids like
                     Sex, Lies and the Truth,                                             themselves who gambled everything for
                     Focus on the Family Films   Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School    a moment's fling – and those who lost it
Garner, Robert O.    (video).                    District (1998). Retained.               all to a deadly disease.

                                                                                          In this upbeat cancer story, Gaynes
                                                                                          recounts "the most painful and
                                                                                          exhilarating experience of my life,'' taking
                                                                                          us through the wrenching decisions she
                                                                                          had to make starting with a choice
                                                                                          between lumpectomy and mastectomy.
                     How Am I Gonna Find a                                                She accepted chemotherapy's extra
                     Man if I'm Dead?, Morgin    Challenged at the Multnomah County       poundage and loss of hair, as well as the
Gaynes, Fanny        Press.                      Library (1995). Retained.                loss of her husband.
                     A Jew in Communist
                     Prague, Nantier Beall       Challenged at Multnomah County Library   This story tells of a Jewish family in post-
Giardino, Vittorio   Minoustchine Publishing.    (1997). Retained.                        World War II Prague.




9/07
                                               Challenged at Lake Oswego Junior High
                                               School (2007). One of four optional books
                                               for a language arts bullying unit intended to
                                               teach eighth-grade students about
                                               situations and people they could be
                                               confronted by so they can think about and
                                               discuss how they would react. A parent
                                               requested removal of the book from the
                                               school because of "filthy profanities"
                                               ranging from derogatory slang terms to
                                               sexual encounters and violence                  When Rob, the charismatic leader of the
                                               inappropriate for 13-year-olds. Being           senior class, turns the school nerd into
                   Shattering Glass, Roaring   reviewed by a teacher committee and the         Prince Charming, his actions lead to
Giles, Gail        Brook Press.                Board.                                          unexpected violence. Ages 12 and up


                                                                                            While the Black Death, smallpox and
                                                                                            AIDS may seem to have little in common,
                                                                                            Giblin draws parallels between them that
                                                                                            are both striking and fascinating. The
                                                                                            Black Death was often blamed on Jews,
                                                                                            leading to hatred, mistrust, and violence
                                                                                            against them. In much the same way,
                                                                                            many people have blamed AIDS on
                                                                                            homosexuals. The medical terms are
                                                                                            clearly explained, and Giblin moves
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County           deftly from one historical highlight to
                    When Plague Strikes: The   Library (2000) because a concern was         another, touching briefly, yet thoroughly,
                    Black Death, Smallpox,     expressed that the title appeared on a boy's on the major events that make up the
Giblin, James Cross AIDS, HarperCollins.       booklist. Retained.                          history of each disease. For ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                                                    Opening appropriately with the August
                                                                                    1970 release of the second LP by the
                                                                                    Stooges (from whom sprang Iggy Pop),
                                                                                    Gimarc's chronicle of the punk era is a
                                                                                    day-by-day accounting of the formation
                                                                                    (and demise) of dozens of punk rock
                                                                                    bands, their recordings and
                                                                                    performances. Punk was a do-it-yourself
                                                                                    movement that gave voices to a
                                                                                    disenfranchised population of young
                  Punk Diary: 1970-1979, St. Challenged at the Multnomah County     rebels and nihilists. Gimarc emphasizes
Gimarc, George    Martin's Press.            Library (1997). Retained.              UK punk in this book.

                                                                                    A retelling of a traditional Russian
                                                                                    folktale. An older couple whose children
                                                                                    have grown and gone away yearn for the
                                                                                    company of a child. Grandpa fashions a
                                                                                    boy out of a piece of clay, and as the boy
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County      dries out by the fire, Clay Boy comes to
Ginsberg, Mirra   Clay Boy, Greenwillow.    Library (2000). Retained.               life. For ages 4-8.
                                            Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School
Giron, Nicole     El Agua, Lectorum.        District (1993). Removed.               Content description unavailable.

                                                                                    Many of the stories Gittler has amassed
                                                                                    in this account of the lives, politics and
                                                                                    everyday preoccupations of porn
                                                                                    professionals are indeed depressing.
                                                                                    Savannah, a porn actress, is injured in a
                                                                                    car accident and then commits suicide.
                                                                                    Director John Stagliano learns that he is
                                                                                    HIV-positive. The photographs Gittler
                                                                                    takes in studios, apartments, hotel rooms
                                                                                    and on the sets of porn shoots are often
                                                                                    highly sexually explicit, although most
                  Pornstar, Simon &         Challenged at the Multnomah County      depict porn stars merely hamming for the
Gittler, Ian      Schuster.                 Library (2002). Retained.               camera.




9/07
                                                                                           The Sword of Truth is an epic fantasy
                                                                                           series featuring a vast cast of unique
                                                                                           characters. The main character is a
                                                                                           young man named Richard Cypher, a
                                                                                           simple guide who lends a hand to a
                                                                                           stranger seeking a nameless Wizard
                                                                                           who left his land many years ago. Over
                                               Challenged at the Eugene Public Library     the course of the series, Richard learns
                                               (2003) because a concern was expressed      about his heritage while seeking to stop
                   Wizard's First Rule, Sword about graphic sexual and violent material    the evil that others would unleash upon
Goodkind, Terry    of Truth Series, Tor Books. for young adults. Reclassified.             the world.
                                                                                           A story about prospectors running
                   The Horror of High Ridge,   Challenged at the LaGrande Central          around town near the Sierra Nevada. For
Goodman, Julius    Bantam Books.               Elementary School (1990). Removed.          ages 9-12.
                   Moment in Time, Time-       Challenged at the Salem Public Library
Gould, Judith      Warner.                     (2002). Retained.                           A romance/thriller.
                                               Challenged at the Bolton Middle School of
                                               the West Linn-Wilsonville School District
                                               (1995) because of concerns that the book
                                               was "inappropriate for school children to
                                               read" because of a violent scene when the   In this science fiction adventure story, a
                                               book's main character escapes from a        teenage boy discovers a teleportation
                                               sexual attack by a group of male truck      ability that rescues him from an abusive
Gould, Steven C.   Jumper, Tor Books.          drivers. Retained.                          father.
                                                                                           In this science fiction adventure story, a
                                                                                           teenage boy discovers a teleportation
                                               Challenged at Multnomah County Library      ability that rescues him from an abusive
Gould, Steven C.   Jumper, Tor Books.          (1995). Retained.                           father.
                                                                                           In this science fiction adventure story, a
                                                                                           teenage boy discovers a teleportation
                                               Challenged again at Multnomah County        ability that rescues him from an abusive
Gould, Steven C.   Jumper, Tor Books.          Library (1995). Retained.                   father.




9/07
                    The Vatican and
                    Homosexuality: Reactions
                    to the “Letter to the
                    Bishops of the Catholic                                                  This collection includes 25 essays in
                    Church on the Pastoral     Challenged at the Deschutes County            response to the 1986 letter from the
                    Care of Homosexual         Library in Bend (1993) because it             Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine
Gramick, Jeannine   Persons," Crossroad        “encourages and condones” homosexuality.      of Faith about pastoral care of
and Pat Furey       Publishing Co.              Retained.                                    homosexuals.
                                                                                             In a remote town high in the Canadian
                                                                                             Rockies, a mysterious and terrible killer
                                                                                             is on the loose. Mutilated bodies appear
                                                                                             in the snow, with no human footprints
                                                                                             nearby. For Sam Hunt, this is especially
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County            terrifying because he has been having
                                               Library (1996) because a concern was          blackouts, waking up miles from home,
                                               expressed about the content of serial killers with blood on his face and no idea what
Gray, Muriel        Trickster, Doubleday.      and mutilated bodies. Retained.               he's been doing.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1989) because of sexual              In this book, one of the “Al” series about
                                               references, the presentation of divorce as a a passionate nonconformist, Al finds her
                                               matter of fact and derogatory remarks         life complicated by her father's first visit
Greene, Constance I Know You, Al, Viking.      about friends. Retained.                      in years. Ages 8-12.
                                                                                             In this book, one of the “Al” series about
                                                                                             a passionate nonconformist, Al finds her
                                               Challenged at Newberg Public Library          life complicated by her father's first visit
Greene, Constance I Know You, Al, Viking.      (1997). Reclassified.                         in years. Ages 8-12.
                                                                                             Beatrice Lacey loves nothing more than
                                                                                             the family estate, Wideacrenot. Foiled in
                                                                                             her hunger to own the estate by the 18th
                                                                                             century laws of entail, Beatrice plots her
                                                                                             father's death, knowing she can twist
                                                                                             Harry in any direction she chooses, for
                    Wideacre, Simon &          Challenged at the Umatilla Public Library     her brother harbors a dark, perverted
Gregory, Philippa   Schuster.                  (1990). Removed.                              secret.




9/07
                                                                                           Nathan, a sophomore and the only child
                                                                                           of an abusive, scripture-quoting, booze-
                                                                                           guzzling father and a nearly invisible
                                                Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School      mother, becomes smitten with Roy, a
Grimsley, Jim      Dream Boy, Algonquin.        District (2001). Removed.                  senior who lives next door.
                   Akbar & Jeff's Guide to      Challenged at Sisters Middle/Senior High
Groening, Matt     Life, Pantheon Books.        School (1993). Retained.                   A peek at Akbar and Jeff's private lives.
                                                                                           Though Groening is best know for his
                                                                                           Simpsons comics, many of his fans
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County          prefer his older and even more cynical
Groening, Matt     Big Book of Hell, Pantheon. Library (1992). Retained.                   Life in Hell comics.
                                                                                           Matt discovers a corpse and is convinced
Hahn, Mary         The Dead Man in Indian       Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School      that his mother's boyfriend is somehow
Downing            Creek, HarperTrophy.         District (1994). Retained.                 involved. For ages 8-12.

                                                                                           Molly, the 12-year-old narrator, and her
                                                                                           brother Michael dislike their bratty 5-year-
                                                                                           old stepsister, Heather, and resent the
                                                                                           family move to an isolated converted
                                                                                           church in the country. The adjoining
                                                                                           graveyard frightens Molly, but Heather
                                                                                           seems drawn to it. Molly discovers that
                                                                                           the ghost of a child who died in a fire a
                                                                                           century ago wants to lure Heather to her
Hahn, Mary         Wait 'til Helen Comes: A   Challenged at the Astor Elementary School    doom. Molly determines to save her
Downing            Ghost Story, HarperTrophy. (1990) in Portland. Retained.                stepsister. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                           This tearjerker tells the story of Ingemar,
                                                                                           a 12-year-old working-class Swedish boy
                                                                                           sent to live with his childless aunt and
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County         uncle in a country village when his
Hallstrom, Lasse   My Life as a Dog, (video).   Library (1992). Retained.                  mother falls ill.




9/07
                                                                                              Anita Blake may be small and young, but
                                                                                              vampires call her the Executioner. Anita
                                                 Challenged at the Douglas County Library     is a necromancer and vampire hunter in
                                                 (2006) because of the concern that the       a time when vampires are protected by
                                                 book is violent, with aggressive sexual      law – as long as they don't get too nasty.
                                                 content inappropriate for youth; requested   Now someone's killing innocent
                                                 the book be reclassified in Adult Fiction.   vampires, and Anita agrees to help figure
Hamilton, Laurell K. Guilty Pleasures, Jove.     Reclassified.                                out who and why.
                                                                                              Anita Blake is offered a million dollars to
                                                                                              raise a 300-year-old zombie. Knowing it
                                                                                              means a human sacrifice will be
                                                                                              necessary, Anita turns the offer down.
                                                                                              But when dead bodies start turning up,
                                                                                              she realizes that someone else has
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County            raised Harold's zombie – and that the
Hamilton, Laurell K. Laughing Corpse, Berkeley. Library (2001). Retained.                     zombie is a killer.

                                                                                              As soon as his family moves in, 13-year-
                                                                                              old Thomas senses something strange
                                                                                              about the Civil War era house, which
                                                                                              used to be a stop on the Underground
                                                                                              Railroad. With the help of his father, he
                                                                                              learns about the abolitionists and
                                                                                              escaping slaves who kept the
                                                                                              Underground Railroad running. While on
                                                                                              his own, he explores the hidden
                                                                                              passageways in and under the house,
                                                                                              piecing clues together in an increasingly
                     House of Dies Drear,        Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School        dangerous quest for the truth about the
Hamilton, Virginia   Simon Pulse.                District (1992). Restricted.                 past. For ages 9-12.

                                                                                           A look into the much-debated issue of
                                                                                           homosexuality and Christian sexual
                                                 Challenged a the Deschutes County Library ethics. The author raises difficult
                     Homosexuality: The Test     (1993) because of concerns that it        questions and then engages readers in
                     Case for Christian Sexual   "encourages and condones" homosexuality. seeking answers based on the Christian
Hanigan, James       Ethics, Paulist Press.      Retained.                                 teachings of justice, truth and love.



9/07
                                                                                               This is the story of a girl whose dreams
                                                                                               focused on her achievements on the
                                                Challenged at the Obsidian Junior High         varsity track team until her father
Harlan, Elizabeth   Footfalls, Atheneum.        School in Redmond (1987). Retained.            became seriously ill. Young adult.

                                                                                         A hideous woman saves King Arthur's
                                                                                         life when the Black Knight menaces him,
                                                                                         but she demands a terrible payment:
                                                                                         marriage to one of Arthur's knights.
                                                                                         Noble Sir Gawain volunteers, and his
                                                                                         reward, in the grand way of fairy tales, is
                    Sir Gawain and the Loathly Challenged at the Multnomah County        a beautiful wife when the woman is freed
Hastings, Selina    Lady, Walker Books Ltd.    Library (1991). Retained.                 from an evil spell. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                         Two 15-year-old female classmates are
                                                                                         loving and devoted "best friends," but the
                                                                                         time comes when they must ask
                    Hey, Dollface, Random      Challenged at the Bend Senior High School themselves a hard question about their
Hautzig, Deborah    House.                     (1993). Retained.                         relationship. Young Adult.

                                                Expurgated by an apparent self-appointed
                                                censor at the Coquille Public Library (1994)
                                                along with several other books. Most were
                                                mysteries and romances in which single
                                                words and sexually explicit passages where     In this romance novel, an adopted boy in
                                                whited out by a vandal who left either dots    need of finding his birth parents for
                    Confidences, Bantam;        or solid ink pen lines where the words had     medical reasons uncovers the secrets of
Hayden, Penny       Doubleday.                  been.                                          four women.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             We humans come in all shapes and
                                                Library (2002) because a concern was           sizes. No matter how thick or thin we are,
                                                expressed that the video might "reinforce      we can look good in clothes right for our
                    Sewing for the Less than    negative self image … and promote false        body. This video focuses on line, design,
Hazen, Gale Grigg   Perfect Figure, (video).    message of perfect body type." Retained.       fit, ease and fabric.




9/07
                                                                                        A sorcerer wants to bring his porcelain
                                                                                        cat to life, so he orders his young
                                                                                        apprentice, Nickon, to obtain a vial of
                                                Challenged at the Bend-La Pine School   basilisk blood from a witch – leading to a
Hearn, Michael     Porcelain Cat, Little Brown. District (1990). Retained.              series of adventures. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                        This book includes fact and folklore
                                            Challenged at the Douglas County Library    about pigs – told with both scientific
Hedgepeth, William The Hog Book, Doubleday. System (1991). Retained.                    seriousness and humor.

                                                                                        In this book, we are told of the brutality
                                                                                        inflicted on women in the Islam religion in
                                                                                        the name of God. Hekmat clearly
                                            Challenged at the Cedar Mill Community      outlines all the basic rights given to men
                   Women and the Koran:     Library (2001) because a concern was        through Mohammed and the Koran ;
                   The Status of Women in   expressed that the book misinforms about    however, these same rights do not
Hekmat, Anwar      Islam, Prometheus Books. and attacks Islam. Retained.                extend to women.

                                                                                        This is the story of King David–the
                                                                                        legendary warrior king of Israel, husband
                                                                                        of Bathsheba, and father of Solomon.
                                                                                        Now meet David as he really was: the
                                                                                        cocky Jewish kid, the plagiarized poet,
                                                                                        and Jewish father. David tells his own
                                                                                        story about growing up and growing old,
                   God Knows, Simon &         Challenged at the Salem Public Library    about men and women, and about man
Heller, Joseph     Schuster.                  (1991). Retained.                         and God.
                                                                                        Tintin and his faithful terrier Snowy
                                                                                        attempt to clean Chicago of gangsters –
                   Adventures of Tintin in                                              a tale that includes trapdoors,
                   America, Little Brown      Challenged at the Multnomah County        underground passages and falls from
Herge              Young Readers.             Library (1992). Retained.                 cliffs broken by handy branches.




9/07
                                                  Challenged at a public library (specific
                     Las aventuras de Tintin en   location unknown) (2006) because of
                     el pais del oro negro,       offensive stereotypical illustrations of a   A Spansh-language version of the Tintin
Herge                Tandem Library.              Black man. Retained                          series.

                                                                                               Notable for their strong female
                                                                                               characters and their focus on
                                                                                               relationships rather than on traditional
                                                                                               comic-book action, the stories collected
                                                                                               in this volume (and the rest of the series)
                                                                                               show how the comic format can be used
                     Love and Rockets X,          Challenged at the Multnomah County           to create characters and situations as
Hernandez, Gilbert   Fantagraphics Books.         Library (2000). Retained.                    detailed and compelling as any novel.

                     Luba Conquers the World,     Challenged at the Multnomah County
Hernandez, Gilbert   Fantagraphics Books.         Library (2000). Retained.                    A graphic novel.
                     One Teenager in Ten:
                     Testimony by Gay and         Challenged at the Deschutes County           A book of essays by gay and lesbian
                     Lesbian Youth, Warner        Library (1993) because it “encourages and    youth discussing their experiences and
Heron, Ann           Books.                       condones” homosexuality. Retained.           feelings.
                                                                                               Presents various vampire legends from
                                                                                               over the centuries while pointing up the
                     Book of Vampires, Franklin Challenged at the Multnomah County             impossibility of the existence of such a
Hinkley, James W.    Watts.                     Library (1996). Retained.                      creature.




9/07
                                                                                              When a young boy takes a bang to his
                                                                                              head after getting into a fight, he meets a
                                                                                              tramp, sitting on the road. The tramp,
                                                                                              (Moe Nagic), sells a jigsaw puzzle to the
                                                                                              boy. Moe explains how the puzzle can
                                                                                              come alive, and how you can visit the
                                                                                              land of Troke. Now it is up to Stevie, to
                     Trokeville Way, Knopf      Challenged at the Multnomah County            visit the old bridge and follow the path
Hoban, Russell       Books for Young Readers.   Library (1999). Retained.                     that leads to Trokeville.

                                                                                              The premise is that a man named Harry
                                                                                              Benson (George Segal) has suffered a
                                                                                              brain injury that causes seizures resulting
                                                                                              in uncontrollable violent behavior. He
                                                                                              volunteers to undergo implantation of a
                                                                                              "limbic pacer," which is kind of like a
                                                                                              pacemaker but it's in the brain,
                                                                                              controlling the seizures. Naturally the
                                                                                              procedure (first ever in a human) doesn't
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County            work, and the viewer sees the disastrous
Hodges, Mike         Terminal Man, (video).     Library (1992). Retained.                     results.
                                                                                              Both authors are sex and marriage
                     How to Make Great Love                                                   therapists who have come together to
Hodson, Philip and   to a Man, Grand Central    Challenged at the Multnomah County            produce a guide on making love–for men
Ann Hooper           Publishing.                Library (2002). Retained.                     and for women.




                                                Challenged at a public library (specific
                                                location unknown) (2007) because of           The author (Vera de Vries), born in the
                     The Happy Hooker: My       concerns about its "corrupting influence on   Dutch East Indies, describes her
                     Own Story, Buccaneer       children and those of weak integrity."        upbringing in Holland and her life as a
Hollander, Xavier    Books.                     Removed.                                      prostitute and madam in New York City.



9/07
                                                                                            The Coates Inn Restaurant in Cape Cod
                                                                                            is about to go belly up when its attractive
                                                                                            owner, Abby, jumps at a stranger's offer
                                                                                            to help her – both in her kitchen and her
                                                                                            bed. The handsome chef claims to have
                    Cooking Up a Storm,        Challenged at the Multnomah County           an aphrodisiac menu that her patrons
Holly, Emma         Cheek.                     Library (2004). Retained.                    won't be able to resist.

                                               Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library
                                               (1988) by a patron who had concerns that    This book presents geographical, social
Hoobler, Dorothy                               the Mandelas and the African National       and biographical information about the
and Thomas          Nelson and Winnie          Congress are Communist-backed and           lives of Nelson and Winnie Mandela and
Hoobler             Mandela, Franklin Watts.   advocate violence. Retained.                racial conflict in South Africa.
                                                                                           Three friends are faced with the dilemma
                    Seventeen Gerbils of       Challenged at the Sweetbriar Elementary     of how to dispose of the seventeen
Hooks, William      Class 4A, Putnam.          School (1991). Retained.                    gerbils in their classroom.
                                                                                           The publisher presents a gathering of
                                                                                           103 poets from the Beat, New York,
                                                                                           Black Mountain, language, performance,
                    Postmodern American                                                    and other experimental schools
                    Poetry: A Norton           Challenged at the Multnomah County          flourishing off-campus since World War
Hoover, Paul        Anthology, Norton & Co.    Library (1994). Retained.                   II.
                                                                                           This guide contains photos and data on
                                                                                           dozens of topics from arrowheads to
                                                                                           pottery, baskets, beadwork, clothing,
                    North American Indian                                                  toys, weavings and jewelry. It also
                    Artifacts: A Collector's                                               includes a directory of dealers, arranged
                    Identification & Value     Challenged at the Douglas County Library    by state. Most items shown include their
Hothem, Lar         Guide, kp books.           System (1992). Retained.                    approximate value.
                                                                                           This video concerns extensive abuse
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County          endured by a girl (Jena Malone) at the
                                               Library (2006) because of concerns that the hands of her stepfather (Ron Eldard),
                    Bastard Out of Carolina,   video may encourage pedophilia, sexual      while her mother (Jennifer Jason Leigh)
Houston, Angelica   (video).                   abuse and violence. Retained.               looks the other way.




9/07
                                                                                           Troubled by her younger sister's death
                                                                                           and her parents' separation, 16-year-old
                                                                                           Aflie makes friends with a college
                   God, the Universe, and                                                  student named Kurt who helps her
                   Hot Fudge Sundaes, Avon Challenged at the Ackerman Junior High          decide what she really believes about
Howe, Norma        Books.                  School in Canby (1989). Retained.               life, death, religion and reason.
                                           Challenged at the Multnomah County              In this interview, Hubbard explains his
                                           Library (1992) because of concerns about        basic beliefs of what we, as human
                   An Introduction to      non-factual material being presented.           beings and spiritual beings, are; what we
Hubbard, L. Ron    Scientology, (video).   Outcome unknown.                                are doing here; where we are going.

                                               Challenged at the Tillamook County Library
                                               (1998) because a concern was expressed
                   What is Scientology,        about the book's function as a recruiting  An informational guide to Scientology,
Hubbard, L. Ron    Bridge Publications.        piece for a cult. Outcome unknown.         including testimonials from Scientologists.
                                                                                          A1969 volume of captions and pictures
                   Black Misery, P. S.         Challenged at the Multnomah County         that mocks stereotypes and delivers hard
Hughes, Langston   Eriksson.                   Library (2004). Reclassified.              truths.

                   Final Exit: The
                   Practicalities of Self-
                   Deliverance and Assisted     Challenged at the Cedar Mill Community
Humphrey, Derek    Suicide for the Dying, Dell. Library (1992). Retained.               A suicide manual for the terminally ill.
                                                                                        Gnomes covers all areas of gnome
                                                                                        culture, including architecture, education,
                                                                                        courtship, medicine, industry, and
                                             Challenged at the Powell Valley Elementary relationships with other mythical
Huygen, Wil        Gnomes, Harry N. Abrams. School in Gresham (1993). Restricted.       creatures.
                                                                                        This album came out in 1992, when
                                                                                        gangsta rap was at its peak and shortly
                                             Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library after Ice Cube made his acting debut in
Ice Cube           Predator, (music CD).     (1994). Retained.                          "Boyz N the Hood."
                                                                                        Set on the St. Lawrence River in northern
                                                                                        New York, this mystery revolves around
                                                                                        sisters Emma and Jesse, their unhappy
Inglehart, Donna   Breaking the Ring, Little Challenged at the Ledding Library in       friend Maggie and smuggled cocaine.
Walsh              Brown.                    Milwaukee (1997). Retained.                For ages 9-12.



9/07
                                           Challenged (specific location unknown)
                                           (2005) because a concern was expressed
                                           that nudity and violence is inappropriate for
                                           young adults. Requested reclassification in A series adapted from the fictionalized
                   Vagabond, VIZ Media LLC Graphic Novels. Retained in Youth Graphic accounts by Eiji Yoshikawa of the
Inoue, Takehiko    (graphic novel series). Novels.                                       samurai Miyamoto Musashi (1584–1645).

                                                                                          Is carbon dioxide a harmful air pollutant,
Institute for                                                                             or is it an amazingly effective aerial
Biospheric         Greening of Planet Earth,   Challenged at the Multnomah County         fertilizer? This half-hour documentary
Research           (video).                    Library (1999). Retained.                  explores the positive side of the issue.
                                                                                          Writing for fellow psychiatrists as well as
                                                                                          for gay men seeking insights into their
                   Being Homosexual: Gay       Challenged at the Deschutes County         own development, the author presents
                   Men and Their               Library (1993) because of concerns that it the conclusions from his clinical
                   Development, Farrar,        "encourages and condones" homosexuality. experience that homosexuality is natural
Isay, Richard      Straus and Giroux; Avon.    Retained.                                  rather than pathological.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County         This is view of Bollywood, India's movie
Ivory, James       Bombay Talkie, (video).     Library (2002). Reclassified.              industry.
                                                                                          The reader's initial reaction to the
                                                                                          surface appearance of both the town and
                                                                                          its people is a favorable one. The town
                                                                                          seems centered on its annual lottery, an
                                                                                          event which appears harmless enough,
                                                                                          but as the story progresses, the reader
                                                                                          learns the full and horrifying truth behind
                                               Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School      the lottery. The winner, chosen at
                                               District (2001) because of a concern       random, is then ritually stoned to death
                                               expressed about morbid and grotesque       by the willing participation of the town's
Jackson, Shirley   Lottery, many publishers.   ideas portrayed. Retained.                 inhabitants.




9/07
                                                                                       This romance is set in the Scottish
                                                                                       Highlands during the early 1200s. Shortly
                                                                                       before she is to take her nun's vows,
                                                                                       Meredith Munro is kidnapped by
                                                                                       Cameron MacKay, the last of a once-
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County         powerful clan. The captor is soon
James, Samantha   His Wicked Ways, Avon.    Library (2003). Retained.                  captivated by his lovely prisoner.
                                                                                       Devoid of pictures, it gives details for
                                                                                       each of the compatible signs, also
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County         devoting entire new sections for the
Jay, Michael      Gay Love Signs, Plume.    Library (1999). Retained.                  same pair reversed.

                                                                                       Colt Trammel, popular baseball player
                                                                                       and sophomore-class wise guy, knows in
                                                                                       his gut that he's a dumb jock. But he is
                                                                                       determined to cover up his inadequacies
                                                                                       with his good looks, athleticism and
                                                                                       clever comments and stunts. His
                                                                                       carefully crafted persona begins to
                                                                                       crumble when his girlfriend jilts him and
                                                                                       his failing grades could mean that he
                                                                                       won't be eligible to play ball. Then comes
                                                                                       intelligent, green-haired Corrine, who
                                                                                       becomes Colt's tutor and saddle burr.
                                                                                       Colt's fast-talking first-person narrative
                                                                                       paints a humorous, poignant portrait of a
                                                                                       young man with learning disabilities who
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County         is savvy yet self-destructive. For ages 9-
Jenkins, A.M.     Out of Order, HarperTeen. Library (2005). Retained.                  12.
                                            Challenged at the Green Acres Elementary
                  Black Magic, White Magic, School in Lebanon (1998). Outcome
Jennings, Gary    Dell.                     unknown.                                   A children's book.




9/07
                                                                                            This romance novel takes place shortly
                                                                                            after the Revolutionary War. On his way
                                                                                            home, Alec finds a boy unconscious on
                                                                                            the side of the road. The "boy" turns out
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County           to be a lovely girl who has no recollection
                                               Library (1991) because of concerns that the of who she is. She chooses the name
                    Caroline , Blue Moon       novel contains graphic descriptions of       Caroline for herself, and he takes her
Jennings, James     Books.                     sexual acts. Removed.                        back with him to Philadelphia.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1999) because a concern was
                    World Tales: Live at       expressed that the material is inappropriate An assortment of folktales recorded live
Jennings, Tim and   Bennington College, (audio for children; requested tape be reclassified at Bennington College, accompanied
Leanne Ponder       cassette).                 as adult. Reclassified.                      sparingly by harp and concertina.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1995) because the CD is "rude,
                                               stupid, and not funny … disgusting … can't
                    Jerky Boys 2, (audio       find a redeeming feature." Outcome           This is the second of the Jerky Boys
Jerky Boys          recording).                unknown.                                     crank-calls albums.
                    Guide to Getting it On!: A
                    New And Mostly
                    Wonderful Book About Sex
Joannides, Paul     For Adults For All Ages,   Challenged at the Multnomah County
and Daerick Gross   Goofy Foot.                Library (1999). Retained.                    A comprehensive general sex book.
                    Porky Pig & Company,       Challenged at the Multnomah County
Jones, Chuck        (video).                   Library (1998). Retained.                    Classic animated children's video.
                    Fantastic Stories, Viking  Challenged at the Multnomah County           A collection of 21 stories, mostly original
Jones, Terry        Juvenile.                  Library (2003). Retained.                    fairy tales.




9/07
                                                                                               "You have gone downtown to do some
                                                                                               shopping. You are walking backwards,
                                                                                               because sometimes you like to, and you
                                                                                               bump into a crocodile. What do you say,
                                                                                               dear?" This is just one of the delightful
                                                                                               hypothetical situations introduced by
                                                                                               award-winning author Sesyle Joslin in
                                                                                               this "handbook of etiquette for young
                                                                                               ladies and gentlemen to be used as a
Joslin, Sesyle and   What Do You Say, Dear?,     Challenged at the Multnomah County            guide for everyday social behavior." For
Maurice Sendak       HarperTrophy .              Library (1995). Retained.                     ages 4-8.

                                                 Challenged at a public library (2006)         Wolf fathers and sons are hunters;
                     Max the Stubborn Little     because of concerns that it is anti-family.   everybody knows that except Max, who
Judes, Marie-Odile   Wolf, Harper-Collins        Retained.                                     wants to be a florist

                     Beavis and Butthead: This   Challenged at the Multnomah County
Judge, Mike          Book Sucks, Pocket.         Library (1994). Retained.                     A book of Beavis and Butthead humor.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County            A monthly newspaper for gay, lesbian,
Just Out             Just Out, (periodical).     Library (1992). Retained.                     bisexual and transgender readers.

                                                                                               Pinkerton doesn't understand his owner's
                                                                                               commands. When told to come, he
                                                                                               jumps out the window. When asked to
                                                                                               fetch the newspaper, he destroys it.
                                                                                               Pinkerton's desperate owner sends him
                                                                                               to obedience school, but he flunks out in
                                                                                               record time. Then one night a burglar
                                                                                               breaks into their house, and Pinkerton is
                                                 Challenged at the La Pine Elementary          able to put his bad habits to good use.
Kellogg, Steven      Pinkerton, Behave!, Dial.   School (1993). Retained.                      For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                               Pinkerton doesn't understand his owner's
                                                                                               commands. When told to come, he
                                                                                               jumps out the window. When asked to
                                                                                               fetch the newspaper, he destroys it.
                                                                                               Pinkerton's desperate owner sends him
                                                                                               to obedience school, but he flunks out in
                                                  Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County record time. Then one night a burglar
                                                  Library (2003) because a concern was         breaks into their house, and Pinkerton is
                                                  expressed about scary illustrations and lack able to put his bad habits to good use.
Kellogg, Steven      Pinkerton, Behave!, Dial.    of warning about them. Retained.             For ages 4-8.
                                                                                               A friendship that develops into a
                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County           romance between a Canadian soldier
Kerbosch, Roeland    For a Lost Soldier, (video). Library (2003). Retained.                    and a Dutch boy

                                                 More than 50 Harlequin romances donated
                                                 by Glide residents were threatened with
                                                 removal from the high school library (1984)
                                                 because “teenagers already have trouble
                     Between Pride and           with their emotions without being stimulated A romance novel about a "no strings"
Kidd, Flora          Passion, Harlequin.         by poorly written books.” Outcome unknown. relationship that grows complicated.
                                                                                              A teenage runaway and a social worker
                                                 Challenged at the Pilot Butte Junior High    are brought closer together by their
                                                 School in Bend (1989) because the material shared interest in the fate of an escaped
                     The Wolfman of Beacon       does not enlighten, uplift or encourage      wolf struggling for survival in the streets
Kilgore, Kathleen    Hill, Little.               character-building traits. Retained          of Boston.

                                                 Challenged at the Rural Dell School District
                                                 in Molalla (1992) because the book is "anti- A 12-year-old boy adjusts to rural life
                                                 local" has "logger-bashing" sentiments and after growing up in L.A. and stages a
Killingsworth, Monte Eli's Songs, Macmillan.     an "ecological slant." Retained.             logging protest. For grades 4-6.

                                                 Challenged at the Crook County High            Tells the story of two families and their
                                                 School in Prineville (1998) because of         problems. A St. Bernard infected with
                                                 concerns that it contains "profanity, sexual   rabies is a well-known feature of this
King, Stephen        Cujo, NAL; Viking.          content and other factors." Removed.           book.




9/07
                                                Challenged at the Roseburg High School
                                                (1994) because of concerns that the book       Tells the story of the conflict between the
                     Dark Half, NAL; Viking:    contains "extreme, blood-thirsty violence."    author and his struggle to find and kill his
King, Stephen        G.K. Hall.                 Retained.                                      alter-ego.

                                                Challenged at the Whitford Intermediate
                                                School in Beaverton (1989) because of          A mutating flu virus is accidentally
                                                concerns about "sexual language, casual        released from a U.S. military facility and
                                                sex and violence." Restricted to ninth-grade   kills 99.44 percent of the population. An
King, Stephen        The Stand, Doubleday.      students, with parental consent.               apocalyptic tale of Good and Evil.

                                                                                               A mutating flu virus is accidentally
                                                                                               released from a U.S. military facility and
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library       kills 99.44 percent of the population. An
King, Stephen        The Stand, Doubleday.      System (1997). Retained.                       apocalyptic tale of Good and Evil.

                                                                                               They were seven teenagers when they
                                                                                               first stumbled upon the horror. Now
                                                                                               grownups, none of them can withstand
                                                Challenged at the Salem Public Library         the force that draws them back to Derry,
King, Stephen        It, Viking.                (1991). Retained.                              Maine, to face the evil without a name.
                     After the Ball: How
                     America will Conquer its   Challenged at the Deschutes County
                     Hatred and Fear of         Library in Bend (1993) because of concerns     Proposes a media campaign to correct
Kirk, Marshall and   Homosexuals in the '90s,   that it "encourages and condones"              stereotypes and remove anti-gay
Hunter Madison       NIL.                       homosexuality. Retained.                       prejudice.
                                                Challenged at the Lakeview school libraries
                                                (1991) because the complainant's son
                                                asked "rather pointed questions" about         Photographs and text present the nine
Kitzinger, Sheila    Being Born, Putnam.        childbirth. Retained.                          months of fetal development.
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library
                                                System in Roseburg (1989) because of
                                                concerns that the book condones
                     My Life as a Body,         homosexuality and premarital sex.              A love story of two teenagers. For grades
Klein, Norma         Fawcett; Knopf.            Reclassified.                                  9-12.




9/07
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County
                   My Life as a Body,         Library (1991) fbecause of concerns that it  A love story of two teenagers. For grades
Klein, Norma       Fawcett; Knopf.            was too explicit. Retained.                  9-12.
                                                                                           Eleven-year-old Robbie must contend
                                                                                           with his parents' joint custody
                                                                                           arrangement and a burgeoning interest
                   Robbie and the Leap Year   Challenged at the Springfield Public Library in the opposite sex in this funny,
Klein, Norma       Blues, Bullseye Books.     (1989). Retained.                            perceptive novel. Ages 8-12.

                                              Challenged at the Bend High School (1993) Coming of age story about a 16-year-old
                   The Arizona Kid, Avon;     because of concerns that it "encourages       boy on an extended visit with his gay
Koertge, Ronald    Little.                    and condones homosexuality." Retained.        uncle.
                                                                                            Coming of age story about a 16-year-old
                   The Arizona Kid, Avon;     Challenged at the Deschutes Public Library boy on an extended visit with his gay
Koertge, Ronald    Little.                    (1993). Retained.                             uncle.
                                              Challenged at the Mountain View High
                                              School in Bend (1992) because of concerns
                                              that it contains "explicit" sexual incidents. A scientist learns to brainwash people
Koontz, Dean R.    Night Chills, Atheneum.    Retained.                                     and use subliminal ads to control them.

                                              Challenged at the Beaverton School District   A scientist learns to brainwash people
Koontz, Dean R.    Night Chills, Atheneum.    (1993). Removed.                              and use subliminal ads to control them.
                                              Challenged at the Bend Senior High School
                   David Kopay Story: An      (1993) because of concerns that it            Former NFL player David Kopay tells his
Kopay, David and   Extraordinary Self-        "encourages and condones homosexuality."      story of being the first openly gay NFL
Perry D. Young     Revelation, Advocate.      Retained.                                     player.
                                                                                            This romance features Katy Wade, taken
                                                                                            on as the personal assistant to the
                                                                                            matriarch and CEO of Gilchrist Inc.
                                                                                            Later, Katie recruits family exile Luke to
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County            find out why the family business is
Krentz, Jayne Anne Family Man, Pocket.        Library (2001). Retained.                     collapsing.




9/07
                                                                                                The story recounts the struggle
                                                                                                immigrants face in an alien society that
                                                                                                refuses to accept them. There is a sharp
                                                                                                contrast in the way Pervez and his son
                      My Son the Fanatic, Faber Challenged at the Multnomah County              Farid deal with the sense of belonging
Kureishi, Hanif       & Faber.                  Library (2005). Retained.                       and being a part of society.
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library
                                                in Roseburg (1989) because of concerns
                      Dallas Titans Get Ready   that children are not ready for illustrations   The telling of the activities of a fictional
                      for Bed, Harper; Trophy   and conversation about jockstraps.              football team from the locker room after
Kuskin, Karla         Press.                    Retained.                                       the game to bedtime. For grades 1-3.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                Library (2002) because a concerned was          A two-line verse accompanies each of 26
                                                expressed that the graphic illustrations are    spooky sights in this chilling book
Kutner, Merrily and   Z is for Zombie, Albert   inappropriate for young children and should     presented in an alphabet format. For
John Manders          Whitman & Company.        have warning. Retained.                         ages 4-8.
                      Bricks are Heavy, (sound Challenged at the Multnomah County
L7                    recording).               Library (1994). Retained.                       Heavy metal music.
                                                                                                In this debut collection, LaBute offers 20
                                                                                                short stories about men and women
                                                                                                engaging in adulterous affairs,
                      Seconds of Pleasure,        Challenged at the Multnomah County            voyeuristic fantasies and doomed
LaBute, Neil          Grove Press.                Library (2005). Retained.                     interactions.

                                                                                                Vanyel is a young boy with no magical
                      Magic's Price (The Last                                                   abilities, until a naive sacrifice makes
                      Herald-Mage Series, Book    Challenged at the Multnomah County            him one of the world's most powerful
Lackey, Mercedes      3), DAW.                    Library (1992). Retained.                     mages -- but at a devastating price.
                                                                                                These novels are about the seven-year
                                                                                                period of end-of-the-world tribulation
LaHaye, Tim and       Left Behind series,         Challenged at the Multnomah County            suggested by the biblical book of
Jerry B. Jenkins      Tyndale House               Library (2005). Retained.                     Revelation.




9/07
                                                                                             On the heels of the discovery through
                                                                                             DNA evidence of a link between
                                                                                             Jefferson and Hemings, Shannon Lanier,
                                                                                             a 20-year-old Black man descended
                                                                                             from Jefferson and Hemings,
                                                                                             encountered Jeffersons who embraced
                                                                                             him, and those who wouldn't even shake
                    Jefferson's Children,                                                    his hand. The result is a fascinating look
Lanier, Shannon     Random House Books for     Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County     at race relations, history and family ties.
and Jane Feldman    Young Readers.             Library (2003). Retained.                     For ages 9-12.
                                                                                             This collection of stories has sci-fi entries
                    Razored Saddles, Dark      Challenged at the Oregon City Public          and several set in modern times (albeit
Lansdale, Joe       Harvest Books.             Library (1990). Retained.                     with a Western theme).
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1991) because of concerns that the The story of the author's grandparents as
                    They Were Strong and       novel "glorifies slavery and racism."       they came to the U.S. parallels the social
Lawson, Robert      Good, Viking Press.        Retained.                                   history of the U.S.
                                                                                           In the sweltering New York summer of
                                                                                           1977, David Berkowitz, the psychotic
                                                                                           killer known as Son of Sam, terrorizes
                                               Challenged at the Lake Oswego Public        the city, while, in the Bronx, young Italian
                                               Library (2001) because a concern was        Americans seek pleasure in sex and
Lee, Spike          Summer of Sam, (video).    expressed about graphic sex. Retained.      disco.
                                               Challenged at the Mid Valley Elementary
                    A Wrinkle in Time,         School in Hood River County (1990).         A 1963 Newbery Medal winner. For ages
L'Engle, Madeline   Scholastic.                Outcome unknown.                            9 and older.

                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1997) because a patron wanted to
                                               have the title reclassified from comedy to    Where the Boys Are chronicles the
                    Where the Boys Are,        comedy-drama and a "PG" rating added          escapades of college kids on spring
Levin, Henry        (video).                   because of a rape scene. Retained.            break in Florda.

                    Random House Thesaurus Challeneged at the Floyd Light Middle           Provides slang synonyms for standard
Levin, Esther       of Slang, Random House. School library in Portland (1992). Restricted. English words and terms.




9/07
                                                Challenged at the Ackerman Junior High
                                                School in Canby (1988) because the book        A time machine is accidentally activated
                                                "promotes a secular-humanistic belief in       and sends three friends to a strange
                   Gods or Demons?, Four        evolution and portrays the 'bible as myth.'"   landscape where they interact with three
Lighter, A.M.      Winds.                       Retained.                                      distinct groups of beings. Young adult.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County
                   Woodwinds: An                Library (1998) because a concern was
                   Introduction to Musical      expressed about inaccurate information         A brief introduction to the musical
                   Instruments, Children's      about several musical instruments.             instruments of the woodwind family. For
Hildegard, Dee     Press.                       Retained.                                      ages 4-8.

                                                                                            The candy store has closed, and since
                                                                                            the Easter bunny always bought his eggs
                                                                                            there (so Mom and Dad say), there can't
                                                                                            be an egg hunt. But Lotto knows, as do
                   Lotto's Easter Surprise,   Challenged at the Multnomah County            the readers, that Lotto has arranged a
Lindgren, Astrid   R&S Books.                 Library (1992). Retained.                     very special candy hunt. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                            Headstrong heiress Sharisse Hammond
                                                                                            wants no part of the New York society
                                                                                            marriage that has been arranged for her,
                                              Challenged at the Clatskanie Library District so she heads west across a vast and
Lindsey, Johanna   Tender is the Storm, Avon. (1990). Retained.                             dangerous land.
                                              Challenged at the Naas Elementary School
                                              library in Boring (1986) because of           Two rabbits are warned not to eat the
                                              concerns that the story about two rabbits     apples in the garden. Despite these
                                              living in a lush garden paradise made a       warnings, the rabbits escape the fox with
                   In the Rabbit Garden,      mockery of the biblical tale of Adam and      the help of a snake in the apple tree. For
Lionii, Leo        Pantheon.                  Eve. Outcome unknown.                         baby through preschool.
                                              Challenged at the South Albany High           A 17-year-old Harlem boy struggles to
Lipsyte, Robert    Contender, HarperCollins. School (1994). Outcome unknown.                become a champion boxer.
                   Loc'ed After Dark, Rhino   Challenged at the Tigard Public Library       This CD became the second rap album
Loc, Tone          Records (audio CD).        (1990). Retained.                             to top the pop charts.
                                                                                            Gaza Strip is Longley's first feature
                                                                                            documentary. It is a journey into the lives
                                              Challenged at the Seaside Public Library      of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip
                                              (2005) because of concerns that the film is struggling with the day-to-day trials of the
Longley, James     Gaza Strip, (video).       biased Arab propaganda. Retained.             Israeli occupation.



9/07
                                               Challenged (specific location unknown)
                    Peter and the Wolf,        (2003) because a concern was expressed        Prokofiev's now-classic orchestral fairy
Loriot and Sergei   Random House Books for     that the story doesn't adhere to original     tale of a boy who captures a wolf with the
Prokofiev           Young Readers.             story in Russian. Outcome unknown.            aid of some animal friends.
                                               Challenged at the Tigard Public Library
                                               (1988) because of concerns about explicit
                    Butterfly, Blue Moon       sex and extreme physical and psychological    An erotic retelling of the Madame
Lowen, Paul         Books; Saint Martin's.     cruelty. Retained.                            Butterfly story.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (1991) because of concerns that the
                    Marisha II, Blue Moon      novel contains graphic descriptions of
Lowen, Paul         Books.                     sexual acts. Removed.                         No content information available.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (2002) because of concerns about
                  Lowrider , Primedia          inappropriate nudity within reach of
Lowrider magazine Publications (periodical).   children. Retained.                           A magazine for automotive enthusiasts.
                                                                                             Jonas is a young boy in a colorless world
                                                                                             who is selected to become "The
                                                                                             Receiver," or the person who receives
                                                                                             the memories of the entire human race.
                                                                                             From birth to death, war to peace,
                                                                                             animals to gods, etc., all is made aware
                                                                                             to Jonas through his mentor, "The
                                                                                             Giver." Once receiving these memories,
                    The Giver, many            Challenged at the Danebo Elementary           his world is flipped upside-down. Young
Lowry, Lois         publishers.                School in Eugene (1995). Retained.            adult.
                                                                                             This is the story of Eric, a 17-year-old
                                               Challenged at the Eagle Point Junior High     with leukemia who refused to give up
Lund, Doris         Eric, Harper Perennial.    School (1991). Retained.                      living – as told by his mother.

                                                                                             Set in Guadalajara, the story of a mother
                                                                                             who organizes her gay son's life by
                                                                                             arranging a marriage for him, then
                    Dona Herlinda and Her      Challenged at the Multnomah County            having the new wife, their new baby, and
Lupercio, Letícia   Son, (video).              Library (1993). Retained.                     his gay lover all move into her home.




9/07
                    Indian Legends of the
                    Great West, Lyons and      Challenged at the Multnomah County
Lyback, Johanna     Carnahan.                  Library (1995). Retained.                  Content information unavailable.
                                                                                          Based on a Barry Gifford novel, the film
                                                                                          stars Nicolas Cage and Laura Dern as
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County         lovers on the lam meet some truly
Lynch, David        Wild at Heart, (video).    Library (1993). Retained.                  dangerous characters.

                                                                                          A detailed, often witty guide for boys on
                    What's Happening to My                                                the cusp of adolescence. Covers such
                    Body? Book for Boys: The                                              topics as masturbation, body hair, growth
                    New Growing and up                                                    spurts (or lack thereof), female puberty,
Madaras, Lynda      Guide for Parents and      Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School      voice changes, perspiration, shaving and
and Area Madaras    Sons, Newmarket Press.     District (1994). Replaced.                 sexuality. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                          The book was released by Madonna as
                                                                                          an accompaniment to her album Erotica .
                                                                                          The extremely controversial book
                                                                                          featured strong adult content and soft-
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County          core pornographic photographs depicting
Madonna             Sex, Warner Books.        Library (1992). Retained.                   simulations of sexual acts.
                                              Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                              Public Library (2005) because of concerns   Mahoney outlines his theory that severe,
                    Schizophrenia: The        that the book contains inaccurate           unconscious bisexual conflict and gender
                    Bearded Lady Disease, 1st information and negative portrayal of       confusion are the primary causes of all
Mahoney, J. Michael Books Library.            mental illness. Retained.                   mental illness.
                                                                                          Mailer mixes historical figures and real
                                                                                          events with a well-developed cast of
                    Harlot's Ghost,            Challenged at the Salem Public Library     fictional characters in this epic about two
Mailer, Norman      (book/audiotape).          (2000). Retained.                          generations of CIA officers.
                                                                                          Sweet Movie tackles the limits of
                                                                                          personal and political freedom with
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County         kaleidoscopic feverishness, shuttling
                                               Library (2002) because concern expressed   viewers from a gynecological beauty
                                               about strong sexual situations. Outcome    pageant to a grotesque food orgy with
Makavejev, Dusan    Sweet Movie, (video).      unknown.                                   scatological, taboo-shattering glee.




9/07
                                                                                          A coming of age story about a 15-year-
                                                                                          old boy who runs away from his mother
                                                                                          and stepfather to be with his father in
                                                                                          Hawaii. Through his travels and
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County         mastering the waves, Jim discovers his
                    Impact Zone, Delacore t;   Library (1989) because of profanity and    strengths and his independence. For
Maloney, Ray        Dell.                      sexual references.. Retained.              ages 12 and up.
                    Immediate Family,          Challenged at the Multnomah County
Mann, Sally         Aperture.                  Library (1993). Retained.                  An art book of children's photographs.
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                               Library (2001) because concern was         Gregory invites seven male friends to
                    Love! Valour!              expressed about homosexual content.        spend the summer at his large, secluded
Mantello, Joe       Compassion!, (video).      Retained.                                  19th-century home in upstate New York.

                    Long Hard Road Out of
                    Hell, HarperEntertainment; Challenged at the Multnomah County         Controversial musician Marilyn Manson's
Manson, Marilyn     HarperPerennial.           Library (2002). Retained.                   book on growing up.
                                                                                          A dramatization of the life of the biblical
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County         King David. From the Bible Collection
Markowitz, Robert   David, (video).            Library (2000). Retained.                  series.

                                                                                          A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings
                                                                                          comments on faith and doubt as it
                                                                                          explores the arrival of a winged old man
                                                                                          who washes ashore into the lives of
                    Un Senor Muy Viejo con                                                Pelayo and Elisenda. They put him first
                    Unas alas Enormes (A                                                  into a chicken coop (because of his
Marques, Gabriel    Very Old Man with       Challenged at the Multnomah County            wings), then on display and charge
Garcia              Enormous Wings), Norma. Library (1993). Retained.                     admission for the townspeople to see.
                                                                                          Fox loses his big part in the class play, is
                                                                                          afraid to go down a slide for a fire drill,
                                               Challenged at the Douglas County Library   and is left in charge of the class by Miss
Marshall, Ed        Fox at School, Puffin.     System (1990). Retained.                   Moon. For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                              Watching home movies, 12-year-old
                                                                                              Hattie looks back over the summer of
                    Corner of the Universe,     Challenged at the Greenway Elementary         1960 and the events that changed her
Martin, Ann M.      Scholastic.                 School in Beaverton (2003). Restricted.       perception of life. For grades 5-8.
                                                                                              Eleven-year-old Prin's secure world in a
                                                                                              small Tennessee town during the 1950s
                                                                                              is turned upside-down when she
                    Night Riding, Knopf Books   Challenged at the Beaver Elementary           discovers that her new friend and
Martin, Katherine   for Young Readers.          School in Beaverton (1991). Retained.         neighbor is being abused.
                                                                                              Each spread consists of a spectacular
                                                                                              color photograph paired with four lines of
                    I Spy: Fun House: A Book                                                  verse that challenges the reader. The fun-
                    of Picture Riddles,         Challenged at the Gladstone Public Library    house theme is used in the scenery
Marzollo, Jean      Cartwheel.                  (2002). Retained.                             choices. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                              From a groundbreaking newspaper serial
                                                                                              in the San Francisco Chronicle to a
                                                                                              bestselling novel to a critically acclaimed
                                                Challenged at the Salem Public Library        PBS series, Tales (all six of them)
                    Tales of the City,          (1999) because of concerns about scenes       contains the universe in one apartment
Maupin, Armistead   HarperCollins.              of gays, sex and drugs. Retained.             house.
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library      A girl outsmarts witches, gooblygooks
                    Liza Lou and the Yeller     System (1988) because of concerns about       and haunts in the Yeller Belly Swamp on
                    Belly Swamp, Aladdin;       scary pictures and references to boiling      her way to Gramma's house. For ages 4-
Mayer, Mercer       Macmillan.                  children. Retained.                           8.
                                                Challenged at the Coburg Elementary
                                                School in Eugene (1991) because of
                                                concerns about satanic art. The book was
                                                retained but an accompanying audiotape
                                                that encourages children to look closely at   A boy named Elroy meets a magician,
                                                the art work was removed by the school        and a night of adventure begins. For
Mayer, Mercer       Special Trick, Dial.        principal.                                    ages 4-8.
                                                                                              Marcus is a senior in high school and
                                                                                              decides it's time to cross the wall that
                                                                                              divides childhood from adulthood but
                    I Love You, Stupid, Avon    Challenged at the Talmadge Middle School      finds it's not the simple matter he thought
Mazer, Harry        Books.                      in Independence (1991). Retained.             it would be.




9/07
                                                                                          In 1944 a 15-year-old Jewish boy tells his
                                                                                          family he will travel in the West but
                                                                                          instead enlists in the United States Air
                                               Challenged at the Douglas County Library   Corps and is subsequently taken
Mazer, Harry      Last Mission, Laurel Leaf.   System (1991). Retained.                   prisoner by the Germans. Young adult.
                                                                                          In 1944 a 15-year-old Jewish boy tells his
                                                                                          family he will travel in the West but
                                                                                          instead enlists in the United States Air
                                               Challenged at the Salem-Keizer Public      Corps and is subsequently taken
Mazer, Harry      Last Mission, Laurel Leaf.   Schools (1990). Retained.                  prisoner by the Germans. Young adult.
                  Nocturne: A Novel of the
                  87th Precinct, Grand         Challenged at the Multnomah County         Life-and-death vignettes from a single
McBain, Ed        Central Publishing.          Library (1999). Retained.                  night in the city.

                                                                                         Detectives Steve Carella and Hal Wallis
                                                                                         interrogate beautiful, wealthy Marilyn
                                                                                         Hollis when one of her beau's dies of
                                                                                         poison, possibly a suicide. Marilyn
                                                                                         becomes a murder suspect later, as two
                  Poison: An 87th Precinct     Challenged at the West Albany High School more men she has been socially and
McBain, Ed        Novel, Arbor House.          (1990). Retained.                         sexually involved with are killed.
                                                                                         The bold dragonriders take to the air
                                                                                         once more, and F'lar knows he must find
                                                                                         a way to protect his beloved Pern before
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County        the rebellious Oldtimers breed anymore
McCaffrey, Anne   Dragonquest, Del Rey.        Library (1998). Retained.                 dissent.
                                               Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School
                 Mystery Walk, Henry Holt;     District (1992) because of concerns of    Two rival men meet and unite in fear
McCammon, Robert Pocket Books.                 "violence and profanity." Removed.        against the corpse of the Shape Changer.




9/07
                                                                                             Scotsman Ezra Stevenson recalls a story
                                                                                             about a horrifying family crime told to his
                                                                                             grandfather in Patagonia by one of its
                                                                                             victims. Now a journalist happily escaped
                                                                                             from the hard life of his childhood, Ezra
                                                                                             tries to verify the story, tracking down the
                    Paradise Motel, Viking     Challenged at the Cornelius Public Library    four Mackenzie brothers and sisters who
McCormack, E.       Adult.                     (1990). Outcome unknown.                      had been so terrifyingly abused.

McHargue,           Meet the Werewolf, Dell    Challenged at the Albany Public Library       The origins, habits, myths, legends and
Georgess            Publishing.                (1992). Retained.                             famous case histories of werewolves.
                                               Challenged at the Douglas County Library
                                               in Roseburg (1989) because of concerns
                    Halloween ABC ,            that the book encourages devil worshipping.   Twenty-six Halloween poems, one for
Merriam, Eve        Macmillan.                 Reclassified.                                 each of the letters of the alphabet.
                                               Challenged at the Colonel Wright
                    Halloween ABC ,            Elementary School in The Dalles (1992).       Twenty-six Halloween poems, one for
Merriam, Eve        Macmillan.                 Reclassified.                                 each of the letters of the alphabet.
                    Halloween ABC ,            Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School         Twenty-six Halloween poems, one for
Merriam, Eve        Macmillan.                 District (1993). Retained.                    each of the letters of the alphabet.

                    Bringing Down the House:   Challenged in the Beaverton Schools as
                    The Inside Story of Six    supplemental reading (2004) because           Tells the story of six M.I.T. students who
                    M.I.T. Students Who Took   concerns about profanity and references to    used math to win $4 million playing
                    Las Vegas for Millions,    prostitution and gambling. Outcome            blackjack in Las Vegas before finally
Mezrich, Ben        Arrow; Free Press.         unknown.                                      getting caught.
                                                                                             As a baby demon still ensconced in Hell,
                                                                                             Hellboy's is allowed to eat only roasted
                                                                                             maggots. His adventures arise from
                                                                                             trying to add flesh to his diet. His quests
                                                                                             are complicated by such sidekicks as a
Mignola, Mike and                               Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County    fly, a bird-demon, Donnie (a junior devil),
Bill Wray           Hellboy Junior, Dark Horse. Library (2005). Retained.                    and Hitler.
                    Babe: Pig in the City,      Challenged at the Multnomah County
Miller, George      (video).                    Library (1999). Retained.                    The further adventures of Babe, the pig.




9/07
                                                                                             The first of a three-part series of
                                                                                             contemporary supernatural stories set in
                    Fallen 1, Nantier Beall      Challenged at the Multnomah County          the Goth rock scene on Manhattan's
Miran, Kim          Minoustchine.                Library (1999). Retained.                   Lower East Side.
                                                                                             The first of a three-part series of
                                                                                             contemporary supernatural stories set in
                    Fallen 1, Nantier Beall      Challenged again at the Multnomah County the Goth rock scene on Manhattan's
Miran, Kim          Minoustchine.                Library (2000). Retained.                   Lower East Side.
                                                                                             The first of a three-part series of
                                                                                             contemporary supernatural stories set in
                    Fallen 1, Nantier Beall      Challenged once again at the Multnomah      the Goth rock scene on Manhattan's
Miran, Kim          Minoustchine.                County Library (2000). Retained.            Lower East Side.
                                                 Challenged at the Reynolds High School in
                                                 Troutdale (1989) because of concerns that Tells the story of a Native American who
                    House Made of Dawn,          two pages of the 1969 Pulitzer Prize winner travels to an urban environment from his
Momaday, N. Scott   Harper; NAL; Penguin.        are sexually explicit. Retained.            rural and ancestral home.




                                                                                             One of a series of three sexually explicit
                                                                                             graphic novels. Booklist says the work
                    Lost Girls: Book 3, Kitchen Challenged at a public library (specific     "voices an impassioned defense of
Moore, Alan         Sink Press                  location unknown) (2007). Retained.          artistic freedom."
                                                                                             The heroine is an English teacher who
                                                                                             muses endlessly on the meanings of
                                                                                             language, even at times when she
                                                                                             should be experiencing intense emotion.
                                                                                             She witnesses an event that leads to a
                                                                                             grisly murder and becomes sexually
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County          involved with the cop investigating the
Moore, Susannah     In the Cut, Plume.           Library (1997). Retained.                   case.




9/07
                                                                                               As creationist scientists have carefully
                                                                                               studied this geological phenomenon,
                                                                                               they have concluded that Mount St.
                     Footprints in the Ash: The                                                Helens accomplished the same sort of
                     Explosive Story of Mount     Challenged at the Multnomah County           geologic work that biblical creationists
Morris, John D.      St. Helens, Master Books.    Library (2005). Retained.                    attribute to Noah's flood.

                                                                                               Originally published in 1970, Morrison's
                     The Bluest Eye, Random       Challenged at the Portland Public Schools    first novel focuses on an 11-year-old
Morrison, Toni       House.                       (2004). Retained.                            Black girl named Pecola Breedlove.

                                                                                               Young Thomas refuses to wear his new
                                                                                               snowsuit, despite the pleas of his
                                                                                               mother, his teacher and even his
                                              Challenged at the Salem-Keizer Public            principal. When everyone's best efforts
                                              Schools (2001) because a concern was             lead only to comedic chaos, they all
                     Thomas' Snowsuit, Annick expressed that the material is contrary to       agree it's best to let Thomas suit himself.
Munsch, Robert       Press.                   District's behavior policies. Retained.          For pre-school through second grade.
                                                                                               A witch pig's one passion in life, to fly on
                     Pig Who Could Conjure        Challenged at the Salem Public Library       the wind, is seriously endangered when a
Murphy, Shirley R.   the Wind, Atheneum.          (1997). Retained.                            demon puts a spell on her.
                     Muy Interesante,             Challenged at the Multnomah County
Muy Interesante      (periodical).                Library (2001). Retained.                     Spanish-language magazine.
                     Improvised Radio                                                           A guide outlining methods to intercept
                     Jamming Techniques:           Challenged at the Multnomah County           and jam enemy radio frequencies.
                     Electronic Guerrilla          Library (1991) for concerns that it promotes Covers techniques used by the Special
Myers, Lawrence      Warfare, Paladin Press.       illegal actions. Retained.                   Forces and terrorists.
                                                                                                In October of 1994, three student film
                                                                                                makers disappeared in the woods near
                                                   Challenged at the Tillamook County Library Burkittesville, Maryland. One year later,
Myrick, Byron       Blair Witch Project , (video). (2000). Retained.                            their footage is found.
                    Anime from Akira to
                    Princess Mononoke ,            Challenged at the Multnomah County           This is a source of information about
Napier, Susan J.    Palgrave Macmillan.            Library (2003). Retained.                    Japanese animation.
                                                   Challenged at the Salem Public Library
National Geographic African Odyssey, (video).      (1998). Retained.                            Content information unavailable.




9/07
                                                                                                The authoritative guide to the Catholic
                                                   Challenged at the Multnomah County           Church in the United States, including
                                                   Library (1991) because a patron believed     personnel changes, new appointments
National Register   Official Catholic Directory,   public funds should not be expended on       and assignments, and updated contact
Publishing Co.      P. J. Kenedy & Sons.           religious books. Retained.                   information.
                                                   Challenged at the Multnomah County
                    Learn Gun Safety with          Library (2002) because of a concern
                    Eddie Eagle: Level 1           expressed about introducing children to
National Rifle      Workbook, National Rifle       firearms use without adult supervision.
Association         Association.                   Outcome unknown.                             Gun safety for children from the NRA.
                                                                                                Alice is in love, and her romance with
                                                                                                Peter provides some awkward yet funny
                                                                                                moments as she tries to sort out the
Naylor, Phyllis     Alice In Rapture, Sort of,     Challenged at the Liberty Elementary         world of dating and first boyfriends. For
Reynolds            Atheneum.                      School in Albany (1992). Retained.           grades 5-8.
                                                   Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                   Library (1987) because of concerns that the Two girls suspect their neighbor is a
Naylor, Phyllis     Witch's Sister, Aladdin;       occult topic could be frightening and       witch and trying to convert one girl's
Reynolds            Atheneum.                      traumatic for children. Retained.           sister.

                                                                                                Carolina is a high school senior who
                                                                                                feels she is too smart and mature for
                                                                                                small-town Alabama life. Then she
                                                                                                meets Mr. Mann, the new language arts
                                                                                                teacher. The two begin an intense,
                                                   Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County clandestine affair, which is consummated
                                                   Library (2006) because of concerns that the on her 18th birthday. The love ends
                                                   depiction of an affair between a student and devastatingly for the teen when Mr. Mann
                                                   teacher is inappropriate for youth;          suddenly dumps her and quickly marries
                                                   requested reclassification. Retained in      another woman right before graduation.
Nelson, R.A.        Teach Me, Razorbill.           Young Adult collection.                      For grades 9 and up.
                                                   Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                                   Library (2004) because of a concern
                                                   expressed that the magazine was bigoted
                    Nest: A Quarterly of           because of cartoons in the magazine.         Nest was published quarterly from 1997
Nest magazine       Interiors, (periodical).       Retained.                                    until winter 2003-04




9/07
                                            Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                            Library (2004) because of a concern
New York Review                             expressed about children seeing the      A magazine on literature, published 20
of Books           New York Review of Books sexually explicit cover. Outcome unknown.times a year.
                                                                                     Drawing on a wide range of published
                                                                                     sources, Newman has compiled a
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County     thorough how-to guide. Along the way,
                   Whole Lesbian Sex Book: Library (2000) because a concern was      she offers a primer in sexual politics and
                   A Passionate Guide for All expressed about explicit sexual        lesbian manners at the turn of the
Newman, Felice     of Us, Cleis Press.        descriptions. Retained.                century.
                                                                                     Heather discovers that her family is
                   Heather Has Two            Challenged at the Cottage Grove Lane   different than her classmates, but soon
Newman, Leslea     Mommies, Alyson Books. County Head Start Center (1994). Removed. learns that all families are unique.
                                                                                     Heather discovers that her family is
                   Heather Has Two            Challenged at Multnomah County Library different than her classmates, but soon
Newman, Leslea     Mommies, Alyson Books. (1992). Retained.                          learns that all families are unique.
                                                                                     Heather discovers that her family is
                   Heather Has Two            Challenged again at Multnomah County   different than her classmates, but soon
Newman, Leslea     Mommies, Alyson Books. Library (1994). Retained.                  learns that all families are unique.
                                                                                     Michael Smith and Gregory Collins strike
                                              Challenged at the Cedar Mill Community a business deal that complicates their
Nicholson, Geoff   Bedlam Burning , Overlook. Library (2002). Retained.              lives.

                                              Challenged in the Hood River County
                                              Schools (1998) because a parent
                                              complained that the book was
                                              "inappropriate for middle school students
                                              because of the evil intentions of its
                                              characters, graphic descriptions of gore and
                   Beowulf: A New Telling,    mutilations and descriptions of monstrous      A re-telling of the warrior Beowulf and his
Nye, Robert        Hill and Wang.             characters." Outcome unknown.                  defeat of the monster Grendel.
                                              Challenged at the Jefferson Magnet Arts        Thirteen-year-old Joss copes with
                                              Library in Eugene (1988) because of            changing relationships as her best friend,
                                              concerns about the book's sexual               Fletcher, suddenly starts seeing her as a
                   Just Good Friends,         references. Removed, transferred to            girl and her parents show signs of marital
O'Connor, Jane     HarperCollins; Dell.       another school.                                tension at home.



9/07
                                                                                               Young Ken McLaughlin spends his days
                                                                                               on his family's Wyoming ranch with his
                                                                                               head in the clouds, surrounded by
                                                                                               endless blue skies, wide-open spaces,
                                                                                               and beautiful horses. To his brusque,
                                                                                               practical father, the boy is an enigma and
                                                                                               a disappointment. Then one day, Ken's
                                                                                               life is filled with new purpose when he
                    My Friend Flicka, many        Challenged at the Oregon City Library        finds Flicka, a magnificent filly as wild as
O'Hara, Mary        publishers.                   (1991). Retained.                            she is fast.

                                                                                               The author uses diaries, court records,
                                                                                               and interviews with the killer himself to
                                                                                               present Keith Hunter Jesperson's version
                    I: The Creation of a Serial   Challenged at the Multnomah County           of why he became a serial killer and how
Olson, Jack         Killer, St. Martin's.         Library (2002). Retained.                    he killed his victims.
                                                                                               This is a 1993 rap album by the NBA
                                                                                               basketball star. The first single, "(I Know
                    Shaq Diesel , Jive (audio     Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library   I Got) Skillz," hit the Top 40 on the
O'Neal, Shaquille   cassette).                    (1994). Retained.                            Billboard Hot 100 charts.

                                                                                               A collection of more than 170 schoolyard
                                                                                               rhymes, ranging from insults and riddles
                                                  Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School        to tongue twisters, jeers and jump-rope
Opie, Iona          I Saw Esau, Candlewick.       District (exact year unknown). Restricted.   rhymes. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                               This 1976 film concerns a woman whose
                                                                                               obsessive sexual relationship with her
                                                                                               husband crosses the line from passion
                                                                                               into the territory of life and death. One of
                    In the Realm of the           Challenged at the Multnomah County           the most sexually explicit films ever to
Oshima, Nagisa      Senses, (DVD).                Library (2000). Retained.                    play in mainstream theaters




9/07
                                                                                              This 1976 film concerns a woman whose
                                                                                              obsessive sexual relationship with her
                                                                                              husband crosses the line from passion
                                                                                              into the territory of life and death. One of
                    In the Realm of the           Challenged again at the Multnomah County the most sexually explicit films ever to
Oshima, Nagisa      Senses, (DVD).                Library (2000). Retained.                   play in mainstream theaters
                                                  Challenged (specific location unknown)
                    Junie B. Jones and a Little   (1999) because a concern was expressed      Junie has a new baby brother who her
                    Monkey Business,              about negative content, slang and offensive grandmother calls "the cutest little
Pack, Barbara       Random House.                 statements. Retained.                       monkey."

                   Underground Kingdom                                                          This book tells the story of the upside-
                   (Choose Your Own          Challenged at the Reynolds School District         down world hanging from the bottom side
Packard, Edward    Adventure), Bantam Books. in Portland (1990). Retained.                      of the earth's crust.
                                             Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School
                                             District (1996) because of concerns about
                                             the book's handling of issues such as
Packer, Kenneth L. Let's Talk about Health,  dating, premarital sex, homosexuality and
and Jeannine Bower Sebco.                    masturbation. Outcome unknown.                     A health book geared for adolescents.
                   Pandolfini's Endgame
                   Course: Basic Endgame                                                        This book is aimed at the beginning or
                   Concepts Explained by                                                        intermediate player. It consists of 239
                   America's Leading Chess                                                      specific endgame positions, progressing
                   Teacher, Fireside Chess   Challenged at the Multnomah County                 from elementary endings to some subtle
Pandolfini, Bruce  Library.                  Library (1991). Retained.                          minor piece and pawn situations.

                                                                                                An anthology of essays in which the most
                                                                                                absurd positions are defended with calm
                                                                                                intelligence and witty rationality. Topics
                                                                                                range from the sexual liberation of
                    Apocalypse Culture, Amok Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County          necrophiliacs to strong cases against art
Parfrey, Adam       Press.                   Library (1996). Retained.                          and agriculture.




9/07
                                                                                            Bob Hoskins is a bigoted L.A. cop with a
                                                                                            bad ticker and a penchant for greasy
                                                                                            cheeseburgers; Denzel Washington is a
                                                                                            slick attorney who Hoskins believes is
                                                                                            crooked. When Washington is killed and
                                                                                            Hoskins suffers a heart attack, Hoskins
                                                                                            gets the lawyer's heart in a transplant –
                                                                                            and then starts seeing his donor's ghost.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County         The lawyer maintains he was murdered
Parriott, James L.   Heart Condition, (video).   Library (1996). Retained.                  and wants Hoskins to find his killer.

                                                                                           This is a reference book containing an
                                                                                           alphabetical list of slang, vernacular
                     Partridge's Concise                                                   vocabulary not generally acceptable in
                     Dictionary of Slang and                                               formal usage, including information given
                     Unconventional English,     Challenged at the Bend Senior High School for each word, including meaning,
Partridge, Eric      Macmillan.                  (1993). Retained.                         pronunciation and etymology.

                                                                                            Jess Aarons is eager to start fifth grade –
                                                                                            and determined to become the fastest
                                                                                            runner at school. But then the new girl in
                                                                                            class (who also happens to be Jess' new
                                                                                            next-door neighbor), Leslie Burke, leaves
                                                                                            all the boys in the dust, including Jess.
                                                                                            After this rather frustrating introduction,
                                                                                            Jess and Leslie soon become
                                                                                            inseparable. Together, they create an
                                                                                            imaginary, secret kingdom in the woods
                                                                                            called Terabithia that can be reached
                    Bridge to Terabithia,        Challenged at the Multnomah County         only by swinging across a creek bed on a
Paterson, Katherine Harper Trophy.               Library (1990). Retained.                  rope.




9/07
                                                                                           This book, the subject of a BBC TV
                                                                                           documentary, traces the history of
                                                                                           cinematic vampires from Nosferatu to
                   Seal of Dracula, Crown     Challenged at the Tigard Public Library      the present-day ghouls of Terrance
Pattison, Barrie   Publishers.                (1990). Retained.                            Fisher and Mario Bava.

                                              Challenged at the McMinnville Public         Two junior high boys lose their "uncool"
                                              Library (2001) because a concern was         status when they kiss girls and foil some
                   Schernoff Discoveries,     expressed that the book is not appropriate   football team thugs in this comedy set in
Paulsen, Gary      Yearling.                  for young children. Reclassified.            the 1950s. For ages 10 and up.
                                                                                           A 1969 Western film in which a group of
                                              Challenged at the Salem Public Library       aging outlaws hopes to have one final
                                              (2001) because a concern was expressed       score while the West is turning into a
Peckinpah, Sam     Wild Bunch, (video).       about violence. Retained.                    modern society.
                   Between the Sheets: A
                   Collection of Erotic                                                    Like the bestselling Letters to Penthouse
Penthouse          Bedtime Stories,           Challenged at the Multnomah County           series, this compilation of erotic stories
magazine           Penthouse International.   Library (2002). Retained.                    comes straight from the magazine.

                                                                                           Mina Pereira was born with antennae on
                                                                                           her head, and no matter what surgery
                                                                                           doctors attempt, they keep growing back.
                                                                                           Over time Mina comes to think of them
                                                                                           as her "feelers," through which she
                                                                                           receives a heightened perception of the
Peres Da Costa,    Homework, Bloomsbury       Challenged at the Multnomah County           emotions flowing through the
Suneeta            Publishing.                Library (2002). Retained.                    atmosphere around her.




9/07
                                                                                           John Barrett, anchorman, is a man
                                                                                           suddenly lost in a town he thought he
                                                                                           owned. He’s caught his producer
                                                                                           fabricating a story and lying to cover her
                                                                                           tracks — and she seems to be hiding
                                                                                           something much bigger. His supposedly
                                                                                           professional and objective colleagues
                                                                                           have descended into a dogfight over the
                                                                                           meaning of truth. His father’s “accidental”
                                             Challenged at the Multnomah County            death suddenly isn’t looking so
                                             Library (2001) because of a concern           accidental. And John’s estranged son,
                                             expressed about anti-gay, anti-abortion       Carl, has returned to get the truth about
Peretti, Frank E.   Prophet, Crossway Books. material. Retained.                           the man behind the TV image.

                                                                                           Walter and his 12-year-old son Henry are
                                                                                           a pair of New York City street musicians
                                               Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County living at poverty level in an empty
                                               Library (2004) because a concern was        Brooklyn lot. When Walter has a nervous
                                               expressed about profanity; requested the    breakdown, it's up to Henry to find his
                                               book be moved to the adult area.            father's long-lost family, including the
Petrie, Daniel      Walter and Henry, (video). Reclassified.                               grandfather and aunt he's never met.
                                               Removed by a library staff member but later Alanna finds a way to switch places with
                                               returned to the shelves of the David Hill   her twin, Thom, and take his place as a
                                               Elementary School in Hillsboro (1989)       knight in training at the palace of King
                                               because of concerns about sexual            Roald. Disguising herself as a boy,
                    Alanna: Song of the        references and the use of an amulet to      Alanna begins her training as a page in
Pierce, Tamara      Lioness, Book One, Knopf. prevent pregnancy.                           the royal court.
                                               Removed by a library staff member but later
                                               returned to the shelves of the David Hill
                                               Elementary School in Hillsboro (1989)       Alanna of Trebond continues her
                    In the Hand of the         because of concerns about sexual            masquerade as Alan in this, the second
                    Goddess: Song of the       references and the use of an amulet to      book in the Song of the Lioness series.
Pierce, Tamara      Lioness, Book 2 , Knopf.   prevent pregnancy.                          Grades 5-8.




9/07
                                                 Removed by a library staff member but later
                                                 returned to the shelves of the David Hill       The third in the Song of the Lioness
                                                 Elementary School in Hillsboro (1989)           series finds the title heroine, Alanna; her
                     Woman Who Rides Like a      because of concerns about sexual                psychic cat, Faithful; and the older man-
                     Man: Song of the Lioness,   references and the use of an amulet to          at-arms, Coram, among the desert tribes
Pierce, Tamara       Book 3, Knopf.              prevent pregnancy.                              of the Bazhir. Grades 7-9.
                                                                                                 The complete saga of Alanna the
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County              Lioness from her years as a page –
                                                 Library (2003) because concerns were            disguised as a boy – to her triumphant
                     Song of the Lioness         expressed about adult content of tapes for      adventures as a knight of Tortall and her
                     series, Knopf (children's   children; requested that they be re-            rise to the highest rank of King’s
Pierce, Tamara       cassettes).                 cataloged adult. Retained.                      Champion.
                     Silver: A Skateboard        Challenged at the Lake Oswego Public
Planet Earth Video   Video, (video).             Library (2001). Retained.                       Content information unavailable.
                                                 Challenged at the Lake Oswego Public
                                                 Library (1996) because a concern was
                                                 expressed that the magazine "given to
                                                 children on request" might result in "a child
Playboy magazine     Playboy, (periodical).      pervert." Retained.                             A men's magazine with literary articles.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (1996) because concern was
                                                 expressed that if children can look at and
                                                 read the magazine "it can lead to very dirty
Playboy magazine     Playboy, (periodical).      minds." Retained.                               A men's magazine with literary articles.
                                                 Challenged again at the Multnomah County
Playboy m agazine    Playboy, (periodical).      Library (1996). Retained.                       A men's magazine with literary articles.
                                                                                                 Fifteen-year-old Tasha Dawson narrates
                                                                                                 a tale of teenage motherhood. Balancing
                                                                                                 her honor-roll grades with the perils of
                                                                                                 surviving inner-city Buffalo, N.Y., Tasha
                                                                                                 gives birth to Imani, a child conceived in
                    Imani All Mine, Mariner      Challenged at the Portland Public Schools       violence and given a name that means
Porter, Connie Rose Books.                       (2004). Retained.                               "faith."




9/07
                                                                                          Linda Strong, the younger of two
                                                                                          orphaned girls, grows tired of being
                                                                                          mistreated by her sister Eileen and
                                                                                          leaves home to start a life of her own as
                                                                                          a nature writer. Linda's friendships, and
                                             Challenged the Clatskanie Library District   her attempts at independence, are quite
Porter, Gene       Her Father's Daughter,    (1991) because of concerns about alleged     engaging, while her work in the outdoors
Stratton           Kessinger Publishing.     bigotry against the Japanese. Removed.       brings nature to life.
                   Portland Mercury,         Challenged at the Multnomah County
Portland Mercury   (periodical).             Library (2004). Retained.                    An alternative weekly newspaper.

                                                                                          This is an instructional book. Published
                                                                                          in 1967, the book was written to protest
                                                                                          the United States government over their
                                                                                          involvement in the Vietnam war. The
                                                                                          book contains recipes and instructions
                                                                                          for the manufacture of explosives, drugs,
                   The Anarchist Cookbook,                                                rudimentary telecommunications hacking
                   Lyle Stuart; Barricade    Challenged at the Multnomah County           devices and other dangerous and illegal
Powell, William    Books.                    Library (1999). Retained.                    items.

                   Headless Horseman Rides                                                From a "mud-encrusted" mummy to the
                   Tonight: More Poems to                                                 eponymous rider, these 12 creepy
                   Trouble Your Sleep,     Challenged at the Firwood Elementary           creations are accompanied by gory black-
Prelutsky, Jack    HarperTrophy .          School in Sandy (1995). Retained.              and-white artwork. For ages 6 and up.

                   Headless Horseman Rides                                                From a "mud-encrusted" mummy to the
                   Tonight: More Poems to                                                 eponymous rider, these 12 creepy
                   Trouble Your Sleep,     Challenged at the Powell Valley Elementary     creations are accompanied by gory black-
Prelutsky, Jack    HarperTrophy.           School in Gresham (1995). Retained.            and-white artwork. For ages 6 and up.
                                           Challenged at the Little Butte Intermediate
                                           School in Eagle Point (1988) because of
                                           concerns that the book could "disturb a
                   Nightmares: Poems to    child's sleep and offered no learning          Prelutsky offers a dozen original poems
                   Trouble Your Sleep,     experience." Placed in the "reserved"          on scary topics – ghouls, vampires, etc.
Prelutsky, Jack    Greenwillow.            section.                                       – for young readers.




9/07
                  Nightmares: Poems to                                                      Prelutsky offers a dozen original poems
                  Trouble Your Sleep ,         Challenged at the Washington Elementary      on scary topics – ghouls, vampires, etc.
Prelutsky, Jack   Greenwillow.                 School (1993). Restricted.                   – for young readers.

                                              Challenged at the Ackerman Junior High
                                              School in Canby (1988) because it "could      Four children in an English village meet a
                                              encourage young minds to pursue occult,       leprechaun who has just awakened from
Price, Susan      Devil's Piper, Greenwillow. suicide, or adopt ill attitudes." Retained.   a 200-year-long sleep.

                                                                                            Lyra Belacqua, an orphan growing up
                                                                                            within the precincts of Oxford University,
                                           Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School            lives in a universe in which science,
Pullman, Philip   Golden Compass, Del Rey. District (2001). Retained.                       theology and magic are closely allied.
                                                                                            Sally Lockhart finds herself enmeshed in
                                                                                            the perplexing clues surrounding her
                  The Ruby in the Smoke,       Challenged at the Douglas County Library     father's death, in this Victorian thriller.
Pullman, Philip   Laurel Leaf.                 System (1989). Reclassified.                 Ages 12 and up.

                                                                                            Queen risked his life when he joined the
                                                                                            Mongols as bearded biker Billy St. John.
                                                                                            His adventures with one of America’s
                  Under And Alone: The                                                      most notorious bike gangs, where he
                  True Story Of The            Challenged at the Seaside Public Library     explains "murder and mayhem have
                  Undercover Agent Who         (2005) because of concerns about             become simply a lifestyle choice,"
                  Infiltrated America's Most   language, a belief that the book promotes    resulted in the convictions of more than
                  Violent Outlaw Motorcycle    criminal activity, and would be a bad        50 Mongols and earned him an
Queen, William    Gang, Random House.          influence on young people. Retained.         impressive cache of awards.

                                                                                            The third and concluding chapter in Anne
                                                                                            Rice's erotic retelling of the sleeping
                                                                                            beauty fairy tale sees Beauty, Tristan,
                                                                                            Laurent and some secondary slaves
                                                                                            from the village kidnapped and whisked
                  Beauty's Release , Dutton    Challenged at Multnomah County Library       away to more sensual adventures in an
Rampling, Anne    & Co.                        (1995). Retained.                            unnamed Arabian kingdom.




9/07
                                                                                          A children's book author known for his
                                                                                          beautiful illustrations becomes entranced
                                                                                          by a 16-year-old runaway girl. His
                                                                                          obsession with her, expressed in his
                                             Challenged at the Multnomah County           paintings, begins a forbidden relationship
                                             Library (1988) because of concerns about     that is threatened by her disappearance
Rampling, Anne    Belinda, Arbor House.      its sexual nature. Retained.                 – and her true identity.
                                                                                          Before outlining some of the options
                                                                                          facing the Serbs, Croats and Muslims
                                                                                          living in Bosnia today, Reger provides a
                                                                                          lucid account of the Yugoslav War and
                                             Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County    the peace process. Good-quality black-
                                             Library (2003) because a concern was         and-white photographs and political
                  Rebuilding of Bosnia,      expressed that the subject matter is         cartoons appear throughout. Grades 7
Reger, James P.   Lucent Books.              disturbing to children. Retained.            and up.

                                                                                        Paul Baumer enlisted with his
                                                                                        classmates in the German army of World
                                                                                        War I. As the horrible war plods on, Paul
                                                                                        holds fast to a single vow: to fight against
                                                                                        the principles of hate that meaninglessly
                                                                                        pit young men of the same generation
Remarque, Erich   All Quiet on the Western   Challenged at the Cedar Ridge Elementary but different uniforms against each other
Maria             Front, Ballantine.         School in Sandy (1993). Retained.          – if only he can come out of the war alive.
                                                                                        Six-year-old Henry is a neglected child
                                                                                        growing up in an Atlantic City hotel and
                                                                                        casino. Obsessed with the ancient
                  Henry of Atlantic City,    Challenged at the Tillamook County Library Gnostics, he imagines himself a saint in
Reuss, Fredrick   Vintage.                   (2001). Retained.                          5th century Byzantium.




9/07
                                                                                                Robert Mitchum plays Raymond
                                                                                                Chandler's legendary private detective,
                                                                                                Phillip Marlowe. Private Detective
                                                                                                Marlowe is hired by an ex-con (named
                                                                                                Moose) to find his long-lost girlfriend,
                                                                                                Velma. Marlowe seems to be humoring
                                                                                                Moose more than anything else, but the
                                                                                                quest for Velma leads Marlowe through
                    Farewell My Lovely,              Challenged at the Douglas County Library   some sleazy L.A. spots, and there's a
Richards, Dick      (video).                         System (2000). Retained.                   trail of dead bodies along the way.

                                                                                                An accident leaves her paralyzed from
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library        the chest down, but Sally learns to see
Richmond, Sandra    Wheels for Walking, Signet. System (1992). Retained.                        the joy in life again. For ages 12 and up.
                                                Challenged at the Woodburn Public Library
                                                (2000) because a concern was expressed          A monthly magazine about the Portland
Rip City magazine   Rip City, (periodical).     about beer ads. Reclassified.                   Trailblazers.
                                                                                                Rhonda Silverstar (nee Silverstern), the
                                                                                                Brooklyn-born stripper currently
                                                                                                headlining at Plotsky's Burlesque in
                                                                                                Newark, N.J., is appalled when Tush,
                                                                                                one of her back-up girls, is brutally
                                                                                                murdered and the police don't seem to
                    Take it Off, Take it All Off!:   Challenged at the Multnomah County         care. Rhonda sets out to investigate the
Ritz, David         A Novel, Dutton.                 Library (1994). Retained.                  murder herself.
                                                                                                A runaway dog saves a little boy’s life,
                                                                                                beginning a friendship that crosses the
                                                                                                nation. Dogcatchers, kidnappers,
                                                     Challenged at the Multnomah County         hospitals and even prison can’t keep the
Robbins, Matthew    Bingo , (children's video).      Library (2001). Retained.                  two best friends apart!
                                                                                                This book concludes Roberts' Key
                                                                                                Trilogy , in which mortal women quest to
                                                     Challenged at the Multnomah County         unlock the spellbound souls of ancient
Roberts, Nora       Key of Valor, Jove.              Library (2005). Retained.                  demigoddesses.




9/07
                                                                                                Covers all Leisure Suit Larry Adventures
Roberts, Ralph and Official Book of Leisure   Challenged at the Multnomah County                up to and including Larry VI: Shape Up
Al Lowe            Suit Larry, Compute Books. Library (1993). Retained.                         or Slip Out!
                                                                                                Rob admits having seen a murder, but
                     The View from the Cherry      Challenged at the Forest Hills Elementary    no one believes him – except the
Roberts, Willo David Tree, Aladin Paperbacks.      School in Lake Oswego (1991). Retained.      murderer. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                                Rob admits having seen a murder, but
                     The View from the Cherry      Challenged at the McBride Elementary         no one believes him – except the
Roberts, Willo David Tree, Aladin Paperbacks.      School in St. Helens (1993). Restricted.     murderer. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                                Rob admits having seen a murder, but
                     The View from the Cherry      Challenged at the Salem-Keizer Public        no one believes him – except the
Roberts, Willo David Tree, Aladin Paperbacks.      School (1990). Retained.                     murderer. For ages 9-12.
                     Mexican Slang: A Guide,       Challenged at the Multnomah County           Mexican Slang is a bilingual guide to
Robinson, Linton H. Bueno Books.                   Library (1996). Retained.                    slang words and phrases.
                                                                                                Addie's Thanksgiving gesture toward a
                    Thanksgiving Treasure,         Challenged at the Multnomah County           crotchety old man enriches both their
Rock, Gail          Yearling.                      Library (1990). Retained.                    lives. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                                A biweekly American-based magazine
Rolling Stone                                    Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County      devoted to music, politics and popular
magazine            Rolling Stone, (periodical). Library (1992). Retained.                      culture.
                                                                                                A biweekly American-based magazine
Rolling Stone                                    Challenged at the Oakland High School          devoted to music, politics and popular
magazine            Rolling Stone, (periodical). (1992). Removed.                               culture.
                                                                                                A biweekly American-based magazine
Rolling Stone                                      Challenged at the Scappoose High School      devoted to music, politics and popular
magazine            Rolling Stone, (periodical).   (1994). Restricted.                          culture.
                                                                                                A list of essential oils for treating certain
                                                                                                conditions, with each oil described in
                    Herbs and Things, Last         Challenged at the Eugene Public Library      detail. Includes precautions and
Rose, Jeanne        Gasp.                          (1990). Retained.                            instructions for use.
                                                                                                The sequel to Harry Potter and the
                                                                                                Sorcerer's Stone sees Harry facing
                                                   Challenged in Bend at the Three Rivers       trouble at Hogwarts. Amid classes,
                                                   Elementary School (2000) due to              bullies and ghosts, Harry must rescue
                    Harry Potter and the           references to witchcraft and concerns that   the school from a mysterious danger,
                    Chamber of Secrets,            the book would lead children to hatred and   and is faced with a trap set by the evil
Rowling, J.K.       Scholastic.                    rebellion. Outcome unknown.                  Lord Voldemort.



9/07
                                                                                            After another awful summer with the
                                                                                            Dursleys, Harry learns that he is being
                                               Challenged in Bend at the Three Rivers       pursued by Sirius Black, an escaped
                                               Elementary School (2000) due to              prisoner from Azkaban. Sirius heads for
                    Harry Potter and the       references to witchcraft and concerns that   Hogwarts, trailed by his guards from
                    Prisoner of Azkaban,       the book would lead children to hatred and   Azkaban, the foul Dementors, and
Rowling, J.K.       Scholastic.                rebellion. Outcome unknown.                  trouble for Harry isn't far behind.
                                                                                            Harry Potter's miserable life is turned
                                               Challenged in Bend at the Three Rivers       upside down with an invitation to
                                               Elementary School (2000) due to              Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and
                    Harry Potter and the       references to witchcraft and concerns that   Wizardry – and with the discovery of his
                    Sorcerer's Stone,          the book would lead children to hatred and   true identity. A tale of magic, full of wit
Rowling, J.K.       Scholastic.                rebellion. Outcome unknown.                  and imagination.

                                                                                            When Tad's spear flies to the bottom of a
                                                                                            pond and Tad goes after it, the last thing
                                                                                            he expects is to meet a water-spirit
                                                                                            named Azabel. This meeting is but the
                                               Challenged at the Multnomah County           first of strange things that Tad will face.
Rupp, Rebecca       Waterstone, Candlewick.    Library (2005). Retained.                    For ages 9-12.
                                                                                            This graphic novel tells the story of Elric
                                                                                            of Melniboné, king of ruins and lord of a
                    Michael Moorcock's                                                      scattered race that once ruled the world.
                    Stormbringer, Dark Horse   Challenged at the Multnomah County           This is a story of the final battle between
Russell, P. Craig   Comics/Topps.              Library (2001). Retained.                    Law and Chaos.

                                                                                           Russo examines the portrayals of
                                                                                           homosexuality and gender in Hollywood
                                                                                           films from the past 90 years, and makes
                    The Celluloid Closet:      Challenged at the Deschutes Public Library connections between the treatment of
                    Homosexuality in the       (1993) because of concerns that it          gays and lesbians in film and in
                    Movies, Harper             "encourages and condones" homosexuality. American society at large. Regarded as
Russo, Vito         Paperbacks.                Retained.                                   a definitive work on the subject.
                                                                                           Sachar captures awkward junior high
                    The Boy Who Lost His       Challenged at the Beaverton School District school experiences with humor and
Sachar, Louis       Face, Trumpet.             (1993). Retained.                           sensitivity. For ages 10-14.




9/07
                                                                                             Wayside School is 30 stories high with
                                                                                             only one room on each floor. On the top
                                                                                             floor is Mrs. Jewls' class, where order
                                                                                             has been abandoned in favor of
                                                                                             nonsense and silliness. Each of the 30
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County             stories in this collection features an
                                              Library (1998) because a concern was           unusual vignette or character sketch.
                  Wayside School is Falling   expressed about the content undermining        With bad puns, extended jokes and an
                  Down , Listening Library    value systems and teaching disrespect of       irreverent attitude, Sachar keeps his
Sachar, Louis     (audiocassette).            people and property. Retained.                 readers amused. For grades 3- 6.
                                                                                             Set in South Africa during the 1950s, this
                                                                                             novel recounts political turmoil and its
                  Beyond Safe Boundaries,     Challenged at the Driftwood Public Library     effect on a Jewish family. For ages 10
Sacks, Margaret   Puffin.                     in Lincoln City (1993). Retained.              and up.

                                              Expurgated by an apparent self-appointed
                                              censor at the Coquille Public Library (1994)
                                              along with several other books. Most were
                                              mysteries and romances in which single
                                              words and sexually explicit passages were      The fifth volume in the Prey series. Ex-
                                              whited out by a vandal who left either dots    cop Lucas Davenport tracks a psychotic
                                              or solid ink pen lines where the words had     murderer who is terrorizing a Wisconsin
Sanford, Johon    Winter Prey, Putnam.        been.                                          town.
                                                                                             This volume contains a collection of 55
                                                                                             black-and-white crime scene
                                                                                             photographs made primarily between
                                                                                             1914 and 1918 by New York City police
                  Evidence, Farrar Straus     Challenged at the Multnomah County             detectives investigating murders and
Sante, Luc        Giroux.                     Library (1996). Retained.                      suicides.




9/07
                                                                                               At a crossroads in his life, Rodolfo
                                                                                               ("Chato") Medina remembers the year he
                                                                                               was 14, a time of turmoil and change, not
                                                                                               only for him but also for his family and
                                                                                               friends. A Los Angeles barrio is the
                                                                                               setting for this novel about people caught
                    Famous All Over Town,        Challenged at the Toledo High School          between two cultures, neither of which
Santiago, Danny     Plume.                       (1992). Retained.                             offers welcome.

                                                                                               Something peculiar is happening in Port
                                                                                               Arbello. The children are disappearing,
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County            one by one. An evil history is repeating
                                                 Library (1995) because a concern was          itself. And one strange, terrified child has
                                                 expressed that incidents in this book might   ended her silence with a scream that
Saul, John          Suffer the Children, Dell.   result in "bad thoughts." Retained.           began a hundred years ago.

                                                                                               The craft book on origami incorporates
                    Horrorgami: Spooky           Challenged at the Glendale school libraries   stories about werewolves and vampires.
Saunders, Richard   Paperfolding Just for Fun,   in Grants Pass (1993) for its alleged         It offers step-by-step instructions for
and Brian Macne     Sterling Publishing Co.      "satanic" content. Removed.                   "horrifying" origami projects.

                                                                                               This three-part BBC production
                                                                                               chronicles the story of Nan Astley, barely
                                                                                               18 and certain that life holds more for her
                                                                                               than her oyster girl's existence. "You'll
                                                                                               meet someone who'll have your head
                                                                                               spinning and your legs turning to jelly,"
                                                                                               her sister promises. That someone turns
                                                                                               out to be Kitty Butler, a music-hall
                                                                                               entertainer, with whom Nan falls instantly
                                                                                               in love. Nan follows her to London,
                                                                                               where, as a double act, they become the
                                                 Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County     toast of London, until Kitty's "marriage of
                                                 Library (2006) because of concerns about      convenience" breaks up the act and
Sax, Geoffrey       Tipping the Velvet, (video). nude sex between women. Retained.             Nan's heart.




9/07
                                                                                               Schlesinger argues that the rising cult of
                    Disuniting of America:                                                     ethnicity threatens a common American
                    Reflections on a                                                           identity, imperiling the civic ideals that
Schlesinger, Arthur Multicultural Society, W.W. Challenged at the Multnomah County             traditionally have bonded immigrants into
M.                  Norton.                     Library (1992). Retained.                      a nation.
                                                Challenged in the South Umpqua School
                                                district in Myrtle Creek (1985) because of     Schusky introduces the major areas of
                                                concerns that the book presents a variety of   study in the social sciences by
                                                concepts that are "controversial and           discussing the theories of noted
                    Introduction to Social      inappropriate for seventh-graders."            contributors in the field – Redfield, Marx,
Schusky, Ernest L. Science , Prentice-Hall.     Outcome unknown.                               Mills and others.
                    In a Dark, Dark Room and                                                   Seven scary stories based on traditional
Schwartz, Alvin and Other Scary Stories,        Challenged at the Salem Public Library         folktales from various countries. For
Dirk Zimmer         HarperTrophy.               (1990). Retained.                              ages 4-8.
                    In a Dark, Dark Room and                                                   Seven scary stories based on traditional
Schwartz, Alvin and Other Scary Stories,        Challenged at the Multnomah County             folktales from various countries. For
Dirk Zimmer         HarperTrophy.               Library (1999). Retained.                      ages 4-8.
                                                Challenged at the Dry Hollow Elementary
                    More Scary Stories to Tell School in The Dalles (1988) because of          A sequel to Schwartz’ first collection of
                    in the Dark, Harper         concerns that it is too scary and violent.     scary stories, illustrated by Stephen
Schwartz, Alvin     Lippincott.                 Outcome unknown.                               Gammell.
                    More Scary Stories to Tell                                                 A sequel to Schwartz’ first collection of
                    in the Dark, Harper         Challenged at the Hillsboro Elementary         scary stories, illustrated by Stephen
Schwartz, Alvin     Lippincott.                 School (1992). Reclassified.                   Gammell.
                    More Scary Stories to Tell                                                 A sequel to Schwartz’ first collection of
                    in the Dark, Harper         Challenged at Multnomah County Library         scary stories, illustrated by Stephen
Schwartz, Alvin     Lippincott.                 (1994). Retained.                              Gammell.
                    More Scary Stories to Tell                                                 A sequel to Schwartz’ first collection of
                    in the Dark, Harper         Challenged at the West Linn School District    scary stories, illustrated by Stephen
Schwartz, Alvin     Lippincott.                 (1991). Retained.                              Gammell.
                    Scary Stories 3: More
                    Tales to Chill Your Bones, Challenged at the Westside Elementary           A collection of chillers, ghost stories and
Schwartz, Alvin     HarperCollins.              School in Hood River (1994). Retained.         urban legends. For ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                                                              This spooky addition to Alvin Schwartz's
                                                                                              popular books on American folklore is
                                                                                              filled with tales of eerie horror and dark
                   Scary Stories to Tell in the   Challenged at the Multnomah County          revenge that will make you jump with
Schwartz, Alvin    Dark, HarperTrophy.            Library (1994). Retained.                   fright. For Ages 9-12.

                                                                                              This spooky addition to Alvin Schwartz's
                                                                                              popular books on American folklore is
                   Scary Stories to Tell in the   Challenged at the Salem-Keizer Public       filled with tales of eerie horror and dark
Schwartz, Alvin    Dark, HarperTrophy.            Schools (1990). Retained.                   revenge. For Ages 9-12.

                                                                                              This spooky addition to Alvin Schwartz's
                                                                                              popular books on American folklore is
                   Scary Stories to Tell in the   Challenged at the Whitworth Elementary      filled with tales of eerie horror and dark
Schwartz, Alvin    Dark, HarperTrophy.            School in Dallas (1992). Retained.          revenge. For Ages 9-12.
                                                                                              As Alexander T. Wolf explains it, the
                   The True Story of the                                                      whole Big Bad Wolf thing was just a big
                   Three Little Pigs, Viking      Challenged at the Douglas County Library    misunderstanding. A new twist on the
Scieszka, Jon      Juvenile.                      System (1994). Retained.                    clasic tale. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                              Henry Hill is a small time gangster, who
                                                                                              takes part in a robbery with Jimmy
                                                                                              Conway and Tommy De Vito, two other
                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County          gangsters who have set their sights a bit
Scorsese, Martin   Goodfellas, (video).           Library (1996). Retained.                   higher.

                                                                                              Robert De Niro portrays fighter Jake La
                                                                                              Motta, an extremely difficult New York
                                                                                              boxer who has to contend with his own
                                                  Challenged at the Multnomah County          temper and jealousy, as well as the Mob
Scorsese, Martin   Raging Bull, (video).          Library (1992). Retained.                   and the boxing establishment.
                                                                                              This Jesus bears little resemblance to
                                                  Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County   the classical Christ. The movie offers an
                                                  Library (2003) because of a concern         allegorical interpretation of the last days
                   Last Temptation of Christ,     expressed about inaccurate portrayal of     of Jesus Christ, based on the book by
Scorsese, Martin   (video).                       Christ. Outcome unknown.                    Nikos Kazantzakis.




9/07
                                                                                     A surreal story of Mickey and his journey
                                                                                     into the mysterious night kitchen where
                                                                                     bakers are preparing the "morning cake."
                                                                                     Mickey is the savior of the story getting
                   In the Night Kitchen,   Challenged at the Beaver Acres Elementary the key ingredient, milk, for the bakers to
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.          School in Beaverton (1995). Retained.     complete the cakes. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                       A surreal story of Mickey and his journey
                                                                                       into the mysterious night kitchen where
                                                                                       bakers are preparing the "morning cake."
                                                                                       Mickey is the savior of the story getting
                   In the Night Kitchen,   Challenged at the LaPine Elementary         the key ingredient, milk, for the bakers to
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.          School (1997). Retained.                    complete the cakes. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                       A surreal story of Mickey and his journey
                                                                                       into the mysterious night kitchen where
                                                                                       bakers are preparing the "morning cake."
                                                                                       Mickey is the savior of the story getting
                   In the Night Kitchen,   Challenged at the Oregon City Library       the key ingredient, milk, for the bakers to
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.          (1996). Retained.                           complete the cakes. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                       A surreal story of Mickey and his journey
                                                                                       into the mysterious night kitchen where
                                                                                       bakers are preparing the "morning cake."
                                                                                       Mickey is the savior of the story getting
                   In the Night Kitchen,   Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School       the key ingredient, milk, for the bakers to
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.          District (1992). Retained.                  complete the cakes. For ages 4-8.

                                                                                       A surreal story of Mickey and his journey
                                                                                       into the mysterious night kitchen where
                                                                                       bakers are preparing the "morning cake."
                                           Challenged at the William Knight            Mickey is the savior of the story getting
                   In the Night Kitchen,   Elementary School in Canby (1995).          the key ingredient, milk, for the bakers to
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.          Retained.                                   complete the cakes. For ages 4-8.




9/07
                                                                                            This is a tale of siblings, jealousy and
                                                                                            responsibility. The heroine is Ida, a
                                                                                            young girl who's father is away, leaving
                                                                                            her watch her baby sister. When her
                                                                                            sister is kidnapped by goblins, Ida must
                   Outside Over There,           Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School      go off on a magic adventure to rescue
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.                District (1993). Retained.                 her. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                            This is a tale of siblings, jealousy and
                                                                                            responsibility. The heroine is Ida, a
                                                                                            young girl who's father is away, leaving
                                                                                            her watch her baby sister. When her
                                                 Challenged at the William Knight           sister is kidnapped by goblins, Ida must
                   Outside Over There,           Elementary School in Canby (1995).         go off on a magic adventure to rescue
Sendack, Maurice   HarperCollins.                Retained.                                  her. For ages 4-8.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County         A boy and girl learn about patience and
                                                 Library (1988) because of concerns that a  understanding while caring for a puppy
                   Some Swell Pup , Farrar;      dog urinates on people, and children abuse that has been abandoned on their
Sendack, Maurice   Random House.                 animals. Outcome unknown.                  doorstep.
                   Seventeen (specifically the
Seventeen          "Sex & Body" column),       Challenged at the Riley Creek Elementary
magazine           (periodical).               School in Gold Beach (1994). Retained.         An American magazine for teenage girls.

                                                                                              Lt. Luis Mendoza must contend with the
                                                                                              trials of domestic life, as well as the
                                                                                              murder of a young blonde whose body is
                   Root of All Evil, Carroll &   Challenged at the Multnomah County           discovered in a playground and the case
Shannon, Dell      Graf.                         Library (1995). Retained.                    of an elusive burglar-rapist.

                                                 Challenged at a public library (specific
                   Road to Redemption ,          location unknown) (2007) by someone
                   World Wide Pictures           asking that it be reclassified from comedy   A Christian film with a mix of comedy,
Shepherd, John     (DVD).                        to religion. Retained.                       action and beautiful scenery,




9/07
                                                                                             As Michael and Robert, a gay couple in
                                                                                             New York, prepare for Robert's
                                                                                             departure for a two-year work
                                                                                             assignment in Africa, Michael must face
                                                                                             Robert's true motives for leaving while
                                                                                             dealing with their circle of eccentric
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County          friends, including Nick, who is living with
Sherwood, Bill       Parting Glances, (video).   Library (1995). Retained.                   AIDS.
                                                                                             When their father is jailed for
                                                                                             embezzlement and their mother suffers a
                                                 Challenged at the Grants Pass middle        nervous breakdown, four young siblings
                                                 school libraries (1982) because of concerns try to cope with the changes in their lives
                                                 about profanity, violence and sexual        and the new responsibilities thrust upon
Shreve, Susan        Masquerade, Knopf.          innuendos. Removed.                         them.
                                                                                             With a diabolical grin beneath her granny
                                                                                             glasses and fangs peeking out from her
                                                                                             beak, Monster Goose wreaks evil havoc
                     Monster Goose, Voyager      Challenged from the Multnomah County        on 25 favorite nursery rhymes. For ages
Sierra, Judy         Books.                      Library (2002). Retained.                   5-8.

                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County       A veteran male prostitute, John,
                                                 Library (2001) because concern was       befriends the new guy who looks to John
                                                 expressed about homosexual content.      for advice and friendship in this gritty
Silver, John         Johns, (video).             Retained.                                look at the world of male prostitutes.
                                                                                          The ABCs of gay male sexuality are
                     New Joy of Gay Sex,         Challenged at the Multnomah County       presented here in an encyclopedic
Silverstein, Charles Perennial.                  Library (1993). Retained.                format.
                                                                                          The ABCs of gay male sexuality are
                     New Joy of Gay Sex,         Challenged again at the Multnomah County presented here in an encyclopedic
Silverstein, Charles Perennial.                  Library (1994). Retained.                format.
                     A Light in the Attic,       Challenged at the Salem-Keizer Public    Silverstein offers another book of poems
Silverstein, Shel    HarperCollins.              Schools (1990). Retained.                and drawings. For ages 9-12.
                     A Light in the Attic,       Challenged at the Eagle Point School     Silverstein offers another book of poems
Silverstein, Shel    HarperCollins.              District (1991). Retained.               and drawings. For ages 9-12.




9/07
                                                                                          The first of his three semi-
                                                                                          autobiographical plays about the
                                                                                          "Jerome" family, this play takes place in
                                                                                          Brooklyn, N.Y., toward the end of the
                                                                                          Great Depression. Fourteen-year-old
                                                                                          Eugene Morris Jerome (Simon's alter
                 Britghton Beach Memoirs,   Challenged at the Dallas High School          ego) is the protagonist and narrator of
Simon, Neil      Plume.                     (1996). Retained.                             the play.

                                                                                        Underground comic books erupted in the
                                                                                        1960s as a reaction to ultraconservative
                                                                                        and patriotic comics produced by the
                                                                                        large corporations that featured
                                                                                        characters like Captain America and
                                                                                        Superman. Bored with moralistic tales,
                 Comix: The Underground     Challenged at the Multnomah County          artists produced a new and revolutionary
                 Revolution, Thunder's      Library (2005) because of concerns that the style, freely attacking politicians, the war
Skinn, Dez       Mouth Press.               subject is degrading and immoral. Retained. in Vietnam, and corporate America.
                                                                                        Beginning with a traditional nuclear
                                                                                        family and ending with blank spaces in
                                                                                        which the child reader is instructed to
                                                                                        "draw a picture of your family," this slight
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County          book catalogues multicultural
                                            Library (1996) because a concern was        contemporary family units, including
                                            expressed about the "subtle way of          those with single parents, lesbian and
                                            introducing homosexuality to preschoolers. gay parents, mixed-race couples,
                 Who's in a Family?,        See no purpose in showing gays as a         grandparents and divorced parents. For
Skutch, Robert   Tricycle Press .           normal healthy family." Retained.           ages 3-7.




9/07
                                                                                          This political novel spans 20 years of
                                                                                          recent Czech history, culminating in the
                                                                                          Prague Spring and the Russian invasion
                                                                                          of 1968. Shortly after the war, Danny
                                                                                          Smiricky, is dozing in a rural Bohemian
                                                                                          church when a statue of St. Joseph
                                                                                          moves on its pedestal, seemingly of its
                                                                                          own volition. The Catholic clergy call it a
                                                                                          miracle, but the Communist secret police
                                                                                          conduct their own investigation. Alleging
                    The Miracle Game,         Challenged at the Eugene Public Library     that the event was a fraud, they torture
Skvorecky, Josef    Random House.             (1990). Retained.                           and murder the attending priest.

                                                                                          Parchment House, a home for orphans,
                                                                                          holds dark and sinister secrets. And, like
                                                                                          the other orphans in the house, Jonnie
                                                                                          Rattle is all alone in the world. Johnnie
Smith, Cara         Parchment House, Four     Challenged at the Coquille Public Library   eventually instigates a rebellion, risking
Lockhart            Winds Press.              (1990). Retained.                           everything to save the children.
                    Black Men/White Men: A                                                A collection of short stories, personal
                    Gay Anthology, Prentice   Challenged at the Multnomah County          reminiscences, interviews, political
Smith, Michael J.   Hall.                     Library (2000). Retained.                   articles, photos, poems and drawings.
                                                                                          The fattest kid in the fifth grade wants to
Smith, Robert                                 Challenged at the Douglas County Library    lose weight -- but not badly enough to
Kimmell             Jelly Belly, Yearling.    System (1993). Retained.                    starve. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                          Produced by Dr. Dre with assistance
                                                                                          from Mr. Suge Knight, Doggy Style was
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County          the first solo outing by Calvin Broadus,
Snoop Doggy Dog     Doggy Style, (audio).     Library (1994). Retained.                   a.k.a. Snoop Doggy Dog.




9/07
                                                                                               Seventeen-year-old Rosemary is
                                                                                               beautiful and smart, but she feels like an
                                                                                               outsider. She envies slim, blond Stacy,
                                                                                               the most popular girl in school. She
                                                                                               decides the solution is to lose weight. At
                                                                                               5-foot-6 and 108 pounds, Rosemary is
                                                                                               hardly fat, but she embarks on a diet
                                                                                               anyway. Ann Snyder portrays a realistic
                                                                                               descent into anorexia nervosa as
                     Goodbye, Paper Doll,         Challenged at the Nyssa Middle School        Rosemary goes through phases of
Snyder, Anne         Signet.                      (1991). Retained.                            bingeing and purging.
                                                                                               Two girls get involved in an elaborate
                                                                                               "Egypt game," a fantasy game that soon
Snyder, Zilpha                                 Challenged at the LaPine Elementary             leads to strange happenings. For ages 9-
Keatley              The Egypt Game, Yearling. School (1993). Retained.                        12.
                                                                                               Jessica brings home a stray cat, only to
                                                  Challenged at the Kennedy High School in     discover that the cat, Worm, is making
                                                  Mount Angel (1988) because of concerns       her do terrible things. Jessica is sure that
Snyder, Zilpha       Witches of Worm,             about its witchcraft theme and scary         Worm has cast a spell on her and must
Keatley              Anthenum.                    illustrations. Retained.                     discover how to escape.
                     A book from the
                     Encyclopedia Brown           Challenged at the Springfield Public Library A book out of the Encyclopedia Brown
Sobol, Donald        series, Yearling.            (1990). Retained.                            series. Ages 4-8.
                                                                                               Jack doesn’t like being called Little
                                                  Challenged at the Douglas County Library     Bunny, and he’s tired of the being the
                                                  in Roseburg (1989) because of concerns       smallest rabbit around. Jack tries to
                     Don't Call Me Little Bunny, that the character gets away with bad         change his diminutive reputation and
Solotareff, Gregoire Farrar Straus and Giroux. behavior. Retained.                             winds up in jail for his efforts.
                                                                                               Jack doesn’t like being called Little
                                                                                               Bunny, and he’s tired of the being the
                                                                                               smallest rabbit around. Jack tries to
                     Don't Call Me Little Bunny , Challenged at Multnomah County Library       change his diminutive reputation and
Solotareff, Gregoire Farrar Straus and Giroux. (1995). Retained.                               winds up in jail for his efforts.




9/07
                                                                                               Jack doesn’t like being called Little
                                                                                               Bunny, and he’s tired of the being the
                                                                                               smallest rabbit around. Jack tries to
                     Don't Call Me Little Bunny , Challenged again at Multnomah County         change his diminutive reputation and
Solotareff, Gregoire Farrar Straus and Giroux. Library (1999). Retained.                       winds up in jail for his efforts.
                                                                                               The book discusses the ethical aspects
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             of such sexual questions as
                                                Library (1998) because a concern was           masturbation, pregnancy, premarital sex
                     Sex: It's Worth Waiting    expressed that information in the book         and homosexuality from a Christian
Speck, Greg          For, Moody Publishers.     discriminates against gay youth. Retained.     perspective.
                                                                                               Spiegelman's startling story about the
                                                                                               Holocaust, which revolves around his
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             survivor father's experiences, won a
Spiegelman, Art      Maus & Maus II , Pantheon. Library (2005). Retained.                      1992 Pulitzer Prize.

                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library       An anthology of some of the best comic
Spiegelman, Art                                 in Roseburg (1992) because of concerns         artists from America and Europe.
and Francoise                                   that "it's full of cartoon pornography."       Formerly an oversized magazine, now
Mouly                Raw, Viking Penguin.       Retained.                                      published as a paperback.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             Spier examines the amazing variety of
Spier, Peter         People, Doubleday.         Library (1995). Retained.                      human life on Earth. For ages 4-8.
                                                Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                                Library (2003) because concern was
                                                expressed about the graphic sexual             Spin is a music magazine that reports on
Spin magazine        Spin, (periodical).        content. Retained.                             "all the music that rocks."
                                                Challenged at the La Grande Middle School
                                                Library (1988) because of concerns that        Jason and Richie navigate seventh
                                                "profanity, sexual obscenity, immoral values   grade, dodging zits, mothers, younger
                     Space Station, Seventh     are throughout the book." Outcome              siblings and everything else thrown their
Spinelli, Jerry      Grade, Dell; Little.       unknown.                                       way.

                                                                                               Sports Illustrated is the largest weekly
                                                Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County      American sports magazine. Its swimsuit
                                                Library (2006) because of concerns that        issue, which has been published since
                     Sports Illustrated         children may see topless women;                1964, is now an annual publishing event
Sports Illustrated   (Swimsuit Edition ),       requested reclassification. Retained in        that generates its own television shows,
magazine             (periodical).              magazine collection.                           videos and calendars.



9/07
                                              Challenged at the Oregon City Public
                                              Library (1995) because a concern was           Spy magazine was a satirical monthly
                                              expressed about female nudity in the           founded in 1986. After one folding and
Spy magazine       Spy, (periodical).         August 1995 issue. Retained.                   rebirth, it ceased publication in 1998.
                                                                                             Offers an explanation of the use of magic
                                              Challenged at the Philomath Middle School      boards and automatic writing and
                   Visions of the Future:     Library (1984) because it was "badly           speaking in receiving communications
Stadtmauer, Saul   Magic Boards, Raintree.    written." Removed.                             from spirits.

                                              Challenged at the Dallas School District
                                              (1991) because of concerns that the book       Offers an explanation of the use of magic
                                              entices impressionable or emotionally          boards and automatic writing and
                   Visions of the Future:     disturbed children into becoming involved in   speaking in receiving communications
Stadtmauer, Saul   Magic Boards, Raintree.    witchcraft or the occult. Retained.            from spirits.

                                                                                             In 1809 an alien creature alights on Earth
                                                                                             and burrows into the ground for a long
                                                                                             hibernation, preparatory to a campaign of
                                                                                             subjugation and murder. But in the next
                                                                                             few decades a barn is erected over the
                   Down On the Farm, St.      Challenged at the Multnomah County             spot, presenting a problem to the alien
Stchur, John       Martin's.                  Library (1994). Retained.                      when it awakens in the 1980s.

                                                                                             Life is no fairy tale for teenager Grace
                                                                                             Adams. The quiet and dowdy daughter of
                                                                                             Watseka's favorite son, lawyer John
                                                                                             Adams, and his lovely, cancer-stricken
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County             wife Ellen, Grace has an ugly little secret
Steel, Danielle    Malice, Delacorte Press.   Library (1997). Retained.                      that she's kept for four years.
                                                                                             The adventures of a foppish mouse as
                   Abel's Island, Collin      Challenged at the Fairfield Elementary         he comes head-to-head with nature. For
Steig, William     Publishers.                School in Eugene (1994). Retained.             ages 9-12.
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                              Library (1999) because concern was             Three William Steig videos: Sylvester
                   William Steig Video        expressed about scary and violent scenes.      and the Magic Pebble , Possum Magic ,
Steig, William     Library, (videos).         Retained.                                      and Princess Furball.




9/07
                                                                                             Uses separate text for adult and child to
                                                                                             explain that children's phobias are
                                                 Challenged at Multnomah County Library      related to their sexual feeling towards
Stein, Sara Bonnett About Phobias, Walker.       (1991). Retained.                           their parents.
                                                                                             Stern's memoir focuses more on his
                    Miss America,                Challenged at the Salem Public Library      professional family than on his biological
Stern, Howard       HarperCollins.               (1996). Retained.                           family.
                                                                                             A collection of some of the more
                     Look of Horror: Scary                                                   frightening moments in movie history –
                     Moments from Scary          Challenged at the Dickie Prairie Elementary and the faces that make those moments
Sternfield, Jonathan Movies, Courage Books.      School (1992). Restricted.                  memorable.

                                                                                                 An 11-year-old boy on a New England
                                                                                                 island tries to shield his alcoholic father
                    The Bones in the Cliff ,     Challenged at the Newberg Public Library        from the anticipated arrival of a
Stevenson, James    Greenwillow.                 (1998). Retained.                               dangerous pursuer. For ages 10 and up.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (1995) because of concerns that
                                                 "under today's standards, this movie could      Sold into shipboard slavery by his wicked
                                                 easily be rated R for its violent content."     uncle, the newly orphaned David Balfour
                                                 Requested removal from children's               turns his misfortune into adventure in this
Stevenson, Robert                                collection and placement in adult collection.   Disney adaptation of the classic Robert
Louis               Kidnapped, (video).          Retained.                                       Louis Stevenson novel.

                                                 Challenged at the Douglas County Library
                                                 (1998) because concerns were expressed
                    Left Bank #6: Kid's Stuff,   about pictures of a sexual nature and that
Stovall, Linny      Buchanan Resources.          the title would attract children. Retained.     Content information unavailable.

                                                                                            Strasser, an award-winning author, tells
                                                                                            the story of a teenage boy from the
                                                 Challenged at the Crook County Middle      suburbs who, as he grows distant from
                                                 School in Prineville (1989) because of     his parents, becomes involved with
Strasser, Todd      Angel Dust Blues, Delta.     concerns about explicit language. Removed. drugs, eventually becoming a dealer.




9/07
                                                                                             The five-year analysis of a schizophrenic
                                                                                             young woman who describe the struggle
                                                                                             to address buried fears, hates and
                                                                                             sexual desires that caused the patient to
                                                                                             escape reality into paranoid obsessions
                    Severed Soul: A                                                          and fantasies. The compelling narrative
                    Psychoanalyst's Heroic                                                   reveals almost as much about the
Strean, Herbert and Battle to Heal the Mind of a Challenged at the Eugene Public Library     therapist as about his patient, including
Lucy Freeman        Schizophrenic, St. Martin's. (1991). Retained.                           the emotional drain on both.

                                                Challenged at the Creswell High School       The story of Night Bear and his people,
                                                (1985) because of concerns about             the Plains Indians, tells of the land and
Strom,                                          references to masturbation, rape and         life they hold sacred, and their struggle to
Hyemeyohsts         Seven Arrows, Harper.       incest. Retained.                            maintain their ways in a changing world.

                                                                                             All of the photographs document the
                                                                                             human figure (both male and female) in
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County           many of its ages. Sturges photographs
                                                Library (2000) because a concern was         mainly nudes and is probably best known
                    Radiant Identities:         expressed that the content is child          for the controversy surrounding his nude
Sturges, Jock       Photographs, Aperture.      pornography. Retained.                       photographs of young girls.
                                                                                             Four high school boys are lost for 24
                                                                                             hours in an underground cave. As they
                                                                                             struggle to survive and escape, with only
                                                                                             each other to rely on, the four boys find
                                                                                             themselves dropping their macho
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County           facades and sharing their darkest
Sweeney, Joyce      Free Fall, Laurel Leaf.     Library (1999). Retained.                    secrets.
                                                                                             The title song is a No. 1 hit single by the
                    Whoomp! (There It                                                        Miami bass group Tag Team. It has been
                    Is)–CD5, Bellmark (audio    Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library   commonly used at sporting events,
Tag Team            CD).                        (1994). Removed.                             particularly basketball.
                                                Challenged at the Vale Elementary School     Teen magazine covers teen idol gossip,
Teen magazine       Teen, (periodical).         (1993). Restricted.                          movies, music and fashion.




9/07
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (2001) because a concern was           Teen People features celebrity and
Teen People                                      expressed about vulgarity and sexual           human interest stories directed at
magazine            Teen People, (periodical).   content. Retained.                             teenagers.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (2001) because a concern was           Wicca 2000 offers hundreds of ready-
                    Wicca 2000: Invocations,     expressed that the material containing         made prayers, meditations, divination
                    Prayers, and Rituals for     rituals and spells was checked out by a        methods, charms, spells, rituals and
                    the Magickal Millennium,     juvenile who was extremely influenced by it.   invocations that can be used or adapted
Telesco, Patricia   Citadel.                     Retained.                                      for use now or in the future.
                    Aryan Graphic Novel          Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
Tezuka, Osamu       Series.                      Library (2004). Reclassified.                  Content information unavailable.
                                                                                                Shockwaves rock a 1960s small town
                                                                                                when the grisly shotgun murder of two
                                               Challenged at the Albany Public Library          leading citizens sets the town's deputy
                                               (2005) because a concern was expressed           sheriff against the sheriff and other
Thayer, Steve       Wheat Field, Onyx (audio). about the disturbing content. Retained.          politically powerful residents.
                                                                                                This novel follows a young native
                    Far Distant Place, Clipper   Challenged at Multnomah County Library         Alaskan woman's dream of running the
Thomas, Danielle    Audio.                       (2002). Retained.                              Iditarod.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
Thomas, Paul        Dog, (children's video).     Library (2000). Retained.                      Children's video.
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                                 Library (2000) because a concern was           When a 17-year-old from Texas lands a
                                                 expressed about language and explicit sex;     job as news reporter on a cable TV
                                                 requested listener age recommendation be       show, he gets a taste of Hollywood-style
Thomas, Rob         Satellite Down, (audiotape). changed. Retained.                             celebrity. Ages 12 and up.
                                                                                                This is the story of a female android built
                                                                                                by an ambitious male scientist who
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County             rejects her and leaves her to fend for
Thompson, Amy       Virtual Girl, Ace Books.     Library (1994). Retained.                      herself in the real world.
                    Single Solutions: An                                                        A guide written by a female physician
                    Essential Guide for the      Challenged at the Multnomah County             and single mother deals with topics of
Thompson,           Career Woman, Branden        Library (1991) for concerns about alleged      relevance to single career women:
Charlotte E.        Books.                       technical errors. Retained.                    finances, child-rearing, traveling, etc.




9/07
                                                                                              Thrasher is a monthly skateboarding
                                                                                              magazine that publishes articles (not
                                                                                              limited to the skateboarding subject),
                                                                                              skateboard photography, interviews with
                                                                                              professional skateboarders, interviews
                                                                                              with and reviews of musical groups,
                                                Challenged at the Douglas County Library      skate park reviews and miscellaneous
Thrasher magazine Thrasher, (periodical).       System (1992). Replaced.                      oddities.
                  Tao: A Rendering into                                                       A pocket-size volume of epigrams from
                  English Verse of the Tao                                                    the founder of Taoist religious
                  Teh Ching, Theosophical       Challenged at the Multnomah County            philosophy. Translated by Charles
Tsze, Lao         Press.                        Library (1993). Retained.                     Mackintosh.
                                                                                              After young Marty Peterson rescued
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County            Shiloh from his abusive owner, Judd
                                                Library (2003) because a concern was          Travers, he thought his troubles were
                                                expressed about the portrayal of a            over. But when Judd starts threatening to
                                                character's inappropriate behavior.           take "his" dog back, Marty is afraid of
Tung, Sandy        Shiloh 2, (video).           Retained.                                     losing the best friend he's ever had.

                                                                                              Rusty Sabich, family man and the
                                                                                              number-two prosecutor of Kindle County,
                                                                                              is handed an explosive case – the brutal
                                                                                              murder of a woman who happens to be
                                                                                              his former lover. A shocking turn of
                                                                                              events suddenly transforms him from the
                                                                                              accuser into the accused and plunges
                                                                                              him into a nightmare world where nothing
                   Presumed Innocent, Farrar Challenged at the Salem Public Library           seems real and no one can be presumed
Turow, Scott       Straus and Giroux.        (1991). Retained.                                innocent.

                                                Challenged in the Portland Public Schools     Twain tells the story of Huck, a young
                   The Adventures of            (2002) by an African American student who     homeless boy, and his trip down the
                   Huckleberry Finn, multiple   said he was offended by an ethnic slur used   Mississippi River with an escaped slave,
Twain, Mark        publishers.                  in the 1885 novel. Outcome unknown.           Jim.




9/07
                                                                                              The mysterious beast is the toast of
                                                                                              France, until its true identity is revealed
                Beast of Monsieur Racine,     Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School           in the funniest of all possible practical
Ungerer, Tomi   Farrar Straus and Giroux.     District (1997). Retained.                      jokes. For ages 4-8.
                                              Challenged at the Cascades Elementary
                                              School in Lebanon (1989) because of             A nasty ogre who eats only children is
                Zeralda's Ogre, Farrar        concerns that the book had frightening          suddenly converted when he taste’s
Ungerer, Tomi   Straus and Giroux.            illustrations. Removed.                         young Zeralda’s wonderful dishes.
                Children's Access to Adult    Challenged at the Multnomah County              Patron wanted children restricted from
Unknown         Materials                     Library (19901). Retained.                      using adult materials.
                Forces that Drive, (series    Challenged at the Seaside Public Library
Unknown         of paintings).                (1989). Retained.                               Series of paintings.


                                              Challenged in an intermediate school library
                                              in Beaverton (1991) because of concerns
                Illustrated Encyclopedia of   about explicit line drawings of sexual
                Family Health, Marshall       intercourse positions. Removed from          A multivolume encyclopedia set focusing
Unknown         Cavendish.                    shelves, retained for staff use.             on health and hygiene.

                                              Challenged at the Eagle Point Elementary
                                              School library (1984) because of oncerns        A familiar Norwegian folktale about three
                Three Billy Goats Gruff,      that the story is too violent for children.     billy goats who outwit a nasty troll that
Unknown         Harcourt.                     Outcome unknown.                                lives under a bridge they must cross.

                                                                                              When beautiful Jean Chang encounters
                                              Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County       entrepreneur Edward Tanner, it is a
                                              Library (2005) because a concern was            signal that a journey of freedom and
                Touched by an Angel: In       expressed that the violent content is           divine timing is about to begin. But when
                the Spirit of Liberty Moon,   inappropriate for the children’s section.       Jean's past catches up with her, will it
Unknown         (video).                      Reclassified in Adult Video collection.         keep them from meeting their destinies?
                                              Challenged at the Multnomah County
                                              Library (1992 because of concerns that
                                              "kids will imitate what they see on the video
                                              which might cause injury to other children."
Unknown         Winning Kick, (video).        Outcome unknown.                                Soccer instructional video.




9/07
                                                                                             Based on the book by Raymond Briggs,
                                                                                             Santa Claus takes a vaction in France,
                                                Challenged at a public library(2006) for     Scotland and Las Vegas before returning
                    Father Christmas, Sony      concerns about alcohol use and offensive     to a stack of mail at the North Pole. For
Unwin, Dave         Pictures (video).           language. Retained                           ages 4-8
                                                                                             A collection of five original fairy tales:
                                                                                             The Frog Prince, The Eagle Rider, The
                                                                                             Dragon Sense, The Ogre's Boots and
                                                                                             The Duke Who Outlawed Jelly Beans.
                    The Duke Who Outlawed                                                    Embedded within the stories are a cast
                    Jelly Beans: And Other      Challenged at the Hillsboro Public Library   of gay and lesbian characters. For ages
Valentine, Johnny   Stories, Alyson Books       (1993). Retained.                            4-8.


                    When Santa was a
                    Shaman: The Ancient
                    Origins of Santa Claus and Challenged at a public library (specific
Van Renterghem,     the Christmas Tree,        location unknown) (2006) for concerns
Tony                Llewellyn Publications     about sexually explicit content. Retained     Content information unknown.




                                                Challenged at the Salem Public Library
Vanhee, Gregory     Shooter, Avon Books.        (1992). Retained.                            Content information unknown.
                                                                                             This is a monthly magazine, launched in
                                                                                             1993. The publication predominantly
                                                Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County    features R&B and hip-hop music artists,
                                                Library (2004) because of concerns           actors and other entertainers. The
                                                expressed about a suggestive cover and       magazine's target audience is
                                                article about the connection between rap     predominantly young, urban followers of
Vibe magazine       Vibe, (periodical).         and the pornography industry. Retained.      hip-hop culture.




9/07
                                                                                          This is a monthly magazine, launched in
                                                                                          1993. The publication predominantly
                                                                                          features R&B and hip-hop music artists,
                                                                                          actors and other entertainers. The
                                                                                          magazine's target audience is
                                             Challenged again at the Corvallis-Benton     predominantly young, urban followers of
Vibe m agazine   Vibe, (periodical).         County Library (2004). Retained.             hip-hop culture.

                                                                                         Like their mythological namesakes
                                                                                         Orpheus and Eurydice, Orfe and Yuri are
                                                                                         lovers. Orfe, in this case the female of
                                                                                         the pair, is a singer/songwriter (rock) of
                                                                                         spellbinding power, Yuri a recovering
                                                                                         addict who succumbs to his weakness
                                             Challenged at the Multnomah County          on the very day of their wedding. For
Voigt, Cynthia   Orfe, Simon Pulse.          Library (1994). Retained.                   ages 12 and up.
                                                                                         Lyle (the crocodile) suffers when he is
                                                                                         threatened with hate mail. Overcome
                                             Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County with fear himself, Lyle makes matters
                                             Library (2006) because of concerns that the worse when he hides in a closet. The
                 Lovable Lyle, Houghton      book may lead children to believe heroic    only solution to Lyle's problem is "be
                 Mifflin/Walter Lorraine     deeds are the only way to overcome          yourself." Only then can Lovable Lyle
Waber, Bernard   Books.                      bullying. Retained.                         save the day. For ages 4-8.
                                                                                         A moving story told through the letters
                                             Challenged as an English course reading     and diary entries of Celie, an abused and
                                             assignment in the Junction City high School uneducated African American woman.
                                             (1995), causing months of controversy.      Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and
Walker, Alice    The Color Purple, Harcourt. Retained.                                   American Book Award.




9/07
                                                                                           Meridian Hill is a young woman at an
                                                                                           Atlanta college attempting to find her
                                                                                           place in the revolution for racial and
                                                                                           social equality. Working in a campaign to
                                                                                           register African American voters, she
                                                                                           continues to work in the Deep South
                                                                                           despite a paralyzing illness. Meridian's
                    Meridian, multiple          Challenged at the Union High School        nonviolent methods prove to be an
Walker, Alice       publishers.                 (1994). Retained.                          effective means of furthering her beliefs.

                                                                                         At the book's center is the narrator's
                                                                                         feeling for Mr. Sweet, an elderly friend
                                                                                         from her childhood. Diabetic and
                                                                                         alcoholic, Mr. Sweet is repeatedly
                                                                                         recalled from the edge of death by the
                                                                                         narrator and her brother. Their
                                                                                         affectionate need for him works like a
                                                                                         charm until his 90th birthday, when the
                                                                                         narrator hurries back from the university
                   To Hell With Dying,        Challenged at the Tillamook County Library but is only just recognized before Mr.
Walker, Alice      Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. (1992). Retained.                          Sweet is really gone. For grades 2-5.
                                                                                         A mixture of scholarly materials
                                                                                         discussing feminist themes in myth,
                   The Woman's                Challenged at the North Bend High School religion and culture. More than 1,300
                   Encyclopedia of Myths and (1998) because of concerns that the book    entries on everything from magic to
Walker, Barbara G. Secrets, HarperOne.        "is of no benefit to anyone." Restricted.  reincarnation to romance.




9/07
                                                                                           Ben and his friend Jake like to play and
                                                                                           explore along the river near their homes.
                                                                                           Excitement over their discovery of an old
                                                                                           buried boat is compounded when they
                                                                                           find a treasure map inside it, with an X to
                                                                                           mark the spot. As they get close to an
                                                                                           island in Quicksand Swamp, where they
                                                                                           hope the treasure is buried, they realize
                  Danger in Quicksand        Challenged at the Multnomah County            that the island is surrounded by
Wallace, Bill     Swamp, Aladdin.            Library (2000). Retained.                     alligators. For ages 9-12.
                                                                                           This is the movie that made John Waters
                                                                                           famous. The plot revolves around two
                                             Challenged at the Multnomah County            vile families laying claim to the title "The
Waters, John      Pink Flamingos, (video).   Library (2004). Retained.                     Filthiest People Alive."
                                                                                           This is the movie that made John Waters
                                                                                           famous. The plot revolves around two
                                             Challenged again at the Multnomah County vile families laying claim to the title "The
Waters, John      Pink Flamingos, (video).   Library (2004). Retained.                     Filthiest People Alive."
                                                                                           A collection of unexplained and little
Watson, Jane      Golden Book of the         Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School         explored phenomena that challenge the
Werner            Mysterious, Goldencraft.   District (1997). Restricted.                  mind and science.
                                                                                           Charles is a shy young mouse, whose
                                                                                           parents try to draw him out by involving
                                             Challenged because the mother allegedly is him in ballet and football – with little
                                             portrayed too negatively, but retained at the success. A perfect story for shy children
Wells, Rosemary   Shy Charles, Dial.         Multnomah County Library (1993).              – and their parents.
                                            Challenged at a public library (specific
                                            location unknown) (2007) because of
                                            concerns about a scene where a vendor
                  G ötter der Pest (Gods of shows pornography to an adult. "Children
                  the Plague), Cinema World could walk into the room while you are
Werner, Rainer    Entertainment (video).    watching it". Retained.                         Content information unknown.




9/07
                                                                                               Westheimer discusses the physical
                     Dr. Ruth Talks to Kids:                                                   changes that take place during
                     Where You Came From,                                                      adolescence. She moves on to emotions
                     How Your Body Changes,                                                    and touches on such topics as peer
Westheimer, Dr.      and What Sex Is All About, Challenged at the Junction City Public         pressure and sharing the telephone with
Ruth                 Aladdin.                   Library (2000). Retained.                      parents. For ages 9-14.
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County             Three generations of the Cazalet family
WGBH Boston          The Cazalets, (video).     Library (2005). Retained.                      in the shadows of WWII.

                                                                                               A traumatized World War II veteran
                                                                                               trapped in a VA hospital stays sane
                                                                                               through his detailed recollections of
                                                 Challenged at the North Bend High School      raising canaries as a teenager – and
Wharton, William     Birdy, Vintage.             (1992). Retained.                             through the loyalty of his closest friend.
                                                 Challenged at the Deschutes County
                                                 Library (1993) because of concerns that it   A collection of seven stories that
White, Edmond and Darker Proof: Stories from     "encourages and condones" homosexuality. examine the various effects of AIDS on
Adam Mars-Jones a Crisis, NAL.                   Retained.                                    gay men and their families.
                                                                                              A raging forest fire traps a forest ranger
                                                 Challenged at the Multnomah County           and a young boy he suspects is an
White, Robb          Fire Storm, Doubleday.      Library (1990). Retained.                    arsonist.
                                                                                              A collection of stories for children, first
                                                 Challenged at the Springfield Public Library published in 1888. Best known for The
                     Happy Prince and Other      (1988) because the stories were              Happy Prince, a tale of a statue who
Wilde, Oscar         Stories, Penguin.           "distressing and morbid." Retained.          becomes friends with a swallow.
                                                 Challenged by about 25 people at the
                                                 Tillamook County Library (1992) during the In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                 statewide ballot initiative campaign on      about his divorced father's new
                                                 Measure 9 because of concerns that it        “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                 "promotes a dangerous and ungodly            the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,           lifestyle from which children must be        portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.               protected." Retained.                        parenting.




9/07
                                                                                      In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                                                      about his divorced father's new
                                                                                      “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                                                      the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,   Challenged at Multnomah County Library       portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.       (1992). Retained.                            parenting.
                                                                                      In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                                                      about his divorced father's new
                                                                                      “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                                                      the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,   Challenged again at Multnomah County         portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.       Library (1993). Retained.                    parenting.
                                                                                      In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                                                      about his divorced father's new
                                                                                      “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                                                      the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,   Challenged again at Multnomah County         portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.       Library (1995). Retained.                    parenting.
                                                                                      In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                                                      about his divorced father's new
                                                                                      “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                                                      the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,   Challenged at the Hermiston Public Library portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.       (1994). Reclassified.                        parenting.
                                                                                      In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                                                      about his divorced father's new
                                                                                      “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                                                      the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,   Challenged at the Springfield Public Library portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.       (1994). Retained.                            parenting.
                                                                                      In this picture book, a young boy talks
                                                                                      about his divorced father's new
                                                                                      “roommate," another gay man. One of
                                                                                      the first children’s books with a positive
                     Daddy's Roommate,   Challenged at the Lane County Head Start portrayal of homosexuality and same-sex
Willhoite, Michael   Alyson Books.       officials in Cottage Grove (1994). Removed. parenting.




9/07
                                                                                                 The sequel to Daddy's Roomate. This
                                                                                                 time Daddy is getting married to his
                     Daddy's Wedding, Alyson    Challenged at the Multnomah County               partner, Frank, and asks his 10-year-old
Willhoite, Michael   Books.                     Library (1999). Retained.                        son to be the best man.

                                                Challenged a public library (specific location
                                                unknown) (2006) based on "concern that
                                                younger children might see drawings of
                                                adults kissing that parents are not prepared
                                                for, and there may be some confusion in          The sequel to Daddy's Roomate. This
                                                regard to seeing images of people of the         time Daddy is getting married to his
                     Daddy's Wedding, Alyson    same sex getting married." Requested             partner, Frank, and asks his 10-year-old
Willhoite, Michael   Books.                     reclassification. Retained.                      son to be the best man.
                                                                                                 Sam, an 11-year-old boy, discovers that
                                                Challenged at the Little Butte Intermediate      his grandfather is a magician – and that
                                                School in Eagle Point (1989) because of          he himself may have certain talents. An
                                                concerns that the book uses swear words          entertaining story of magic thrust into a
                     Magic Grandfather,         and deals with magic and witches.                “normal” life, published long before Harry
Williams, Jay        Macmillan.                 Outcome unknown.                                 Potter
                     Earth Weather, as                                                           A spoof on the Earth's weather as
                     Explained by Professor     Challenged at the Multnomah County               explained by Professor Xargle to his
Willis, Jeanne       Xargle, Dutton Juvenile.   Library (1998). Retained.                        extraterrestrial class. For ages 4-8.
                                                Challenged at the Albany Public Library
                                                (year unknown) because of concerns that
                                                the book "is satanic in nature, thereby          A history of witchcraft and the occult from
                                                having tremendous drawing power to the           ancient times to modern day. Wilson
                                                curious and unsuspecting." Outcome               discusses topics including witch trials,
Wilson, Colin        Witches, Crescent.         unknown.                                         spells and werewolves.
                                                                                                 A collection of comic strip stories from
                     Nuts, Richard Marek        Challenged at the Salem Public Library           the '70s about a pre-teen "Kid," an only
Wilson, Gahan        Publishers.                (1989). Retained.                                child growing up in a big city.

                                                                                                 Derek Jacobi plays Roman Emperor
                                                                                                 Claudius, who reflects in old age on his
                                                                                                 life and his family. The story begins in 24
                                                                                                 B.C. during the reign of Augustus
                                                Challenged at the Multnomah County               Caesar, Rome's first emperor, and ends
Wise, Herbert        I, Claudius, (video).      Library (1996). Retained.                        in A.D. 54 with Nero on the throne.


9/07
                                                                                           Narrated by two very different teens: Leo,
                                                                                           a poor, troubled dropout; and Bree, a rich
                                                                                           girl rebelling against her sheltered life.
                                                                                           On the one-year anniversary of his
                                                                                           sister's brutal murder, goes out driving.
                                                                                           When he spots Bree, he wonders why
                    The Long Night of Leo and   Challenged at the Crook County Library     she lived and his sister didn't. For ages
Wittlinger, Ellen   Bree, Simon Pulse.          (2003). Retained.                          12 and up.

                                                                                           Woodring creates inventive, often bizarre
                    Frank, Vol. 2,              Challenged at the Multnomah County         creatures who inhabit otherworldly
Woodring, Jim       Fantagraphics.              Library (2000). Retained.                  landscapes and dreamlike narratives.
                                                Challenged at the Salem Public Library     An official publication from World
                                                (1999) because a concern was expressed     Wrestling Entertainment -- originally
                                                about the violence and sexual              known as WWF (World Wrestling
                    WWF magazine,               innuendoes. Request to move it from        Federation) but changed to WWE in May
WWF magazine        (periodical).               Young Adult area. Reclassified.            2002.
                    Growing Up Straight: What
                    Every Thoughtful Parent                                                A compilation of materials, published in
                    Should Know About                                                      1968, aimed at helping parents
Wyden, Peter and    Homosexuality, New        Challenged at the Deschutes County           understand homosexuality and recognize
Barbara Wyden       American Library.         Library (1993). Retained.                    “signs” in their children.

                                               Challenged at the Corvallis-Benton County
                                               Library (2002) because a concern was        This is a gay male youth-oriented
                                               expressed that explicit sexual content of   magazine. Its name is a reference to the
XY magazine         XY magazine, (periodical). magazine for teens. Retained.               XY chromosome pair found in males.
                                                                                           This manga for grown-ups is about a
                                                                                           young college boy who is offered
                                                                                           millions, as long as he does not touch a
                    Dance til Tomorrow, VIZ     Challenged at the Multnomah County         single dollar until he graduates from the
Yamamoto, Naoki     Media LLC.                  Library (2003). Retained.                  college and gets a wife.
                                                                                           Formerly Young Miss magazine, it was
                                                                                           published for 72 years for teen girls. YM
                                               Challenged at the Canyonville Elementary    is now published online only with a
YM magazine         YM magazine, (periodical). School (1993). Restricted.                  subscription link to TeenVogue.



9/07
                                                                                       Two women, convinced their bad luck is
               Crystals: A Fiona Kendrick   Challenged at the Multnomah County         due to some sort of a "curse," decide to
Zavala, Ana    Mystery, Tor Books.          Library (1997). Retained.                  fight back by learning to use witchcraft.

                                                                                       Two women, convinced their bad luck is
               Crystals: A Fiona Kendrick   Challenged again at Multnomah County       due to some sort of a "curse," decide to
Zavala, Ana    Mystery, Tor Books.          Library (2000). Retained.                  fight back by learning to use witchcraft.

                                                                                     Two women, convinced their bad luck is
               Crystals: A Fiona Kendrick   Challenged again at the Multnomah County due to some sort of a "curse," decide to
Zavala, Ana    Mystery, Tor Books.          Library (2001). Retained.                fight back by learning to use witchcraft.

                                                                                       Two women, convinced their bad luck is
               Crystals: A Fiona Kendrick   Challenged at the Salem-Keizer School      due to some sort of a "curse," decide to
Zavala, Ana    Mystery, Tor Books.          District (1998). Retained.                 fight back by learning to use witchcraft.
                                                                                       Sarah's an ordinary teenage girl who
                                                                                       must take care of her brother Michael
                                                                                       when her dad goes to investigate a
                                                                                       series of mysterious deaths. As mutant
                                            Challenged at the Multnomah County         rats begin to appear all over Staten
                                            Library (2003) because a concern was       Island, attacking people, and heading for
                                            expressed about the book's graphic         the city, Sarah realizes everyone's in
Zindel, Paul   Rats, Hyperion.              contents. Reclassified.                    danger.




9/07
nghouse 1979 - June 2007

            Type of Library



            Public




            Public




            Public




           9/07
Public


Public


Public



Elementary School


Public


Public




Public




Public



9/07
Public




Public

Public




Public




Public

Public




Public




9/07
Public




School System




Public


Middle School



9/07
Public


Public




High School



Public




Public


Public




9/07
Public



Public




Public



Public




School System



Public




9/07
Public



Public




Public



Public




Public



Public

Public




9/07
School System




Public




Public




High School




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public




Public


Elementary School




9/07
Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




School System




Public



Public




9/07
Public



Public




Public




Public




Public


Public




9/07
School System



Public




Public




Elementary School




School System




9/07
School System




School System




School System




School System




School System




Elementary School




9/07
Public


Public




Public




Public




9/07
School System




Public


Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public




Public




9/07
High School




Public




Elementary School




Public




Public




9/07
Public

Public

Public




Public




Unknown




Elementary School




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public



Public




Public



Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public

School System




Public



Middle School



School System




9/07
Middle School




Public



Public

Public




Middle School




Public


Public




9/07
High School




School System



Public



Public



Elementary School



School System




Elementary School




9/07
Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




School System




Public




9/07
Public

School System




Public


Public




School System




School System




9/07
School System




Public



Public




Public




Public



9/07
Public




School System




Public



Public




Public




High School




Public



9/07
Public




School System




School System




9/07
Public




Public




Public



Public




School System




Public


Public



9/07
Elementary School


School System


Elementary School


School System


Elementary School


Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public



Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public



Elementary School




Public


Public



Public




High School



High School




9/07
Public




Public




Public


Public




Public


Elementary School



Middle School




9/07
Public




Elementary School


School System




Public




Elementary School




9/07
Public



School System




Public




Public




Public



9/07
Public




Public




Public




Public


Public


Public




9/07
Public



High School




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public



Public



9/07
Public




Public




Public

Public


Public




Public

Public



Public




9/07
Elementary School



Elementary School




Public




Public




9/07
Public


Public




Public




Public



High School



Public



Public



Public




9/07
Public



Public




School System




Public


Public




9/07
School System




Public




9/07
Public




Public

School System




Public




9/07
Public


Elementary School

Public




School System



Public



Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public



Public




Public




9/07
School System

School System



Public


School System




Elementary School




Public




9/07
Public




Public




School System




Public



9/07
Middle School




Public




High School




Public




Public




9/07
School System


Public




Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public


Public



Public



Public




9/07
Public




Public



Public




Public



9/07
Public




Public


Elementary School




Public




Public




Public




9/07
Middle School



Public




Public


Public




Public




Elementary School



Public




Public



9/07
Public




Public




Public

Public




School System




9/07
Public



Public




Public


Elementary School




9/07
Public




Public




Public




Public

Public

Public




9/07
Public



Public


Public

Public




Elementary School




9/07
Public


Public




High School




Middle School




School System




High School




9/07
High School




Middle School




Public




Public




Public



School System




Public




9/07
Public




Public



High School


Public



High School


School System



High School




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public

Public




Public




Public



Public




9/07
Public


Public



Public




Public


Elementary School




Public


Middle School




9/07
Middle School




Public




Public




Public




Elementary School

High School

Public




Public



9/07
Public



Public



Public



Public




Elementary School


Middle School




Public




9/07
Public



Public




School System




Public




Public



Public




Public




9/07
Public

Public



Public



Public


Public




Public



Public




9/07
Elementary School




Elementary School




Public




Public



Public




Elementary School




Middle School




9/07
Public




School System


Public




High School




Public


School System




9/07
Public


Public



Public


Elementary School

School System




School System




Public

Public




9/07
Public



Public



Public



High School




Public




Public




9/07
Public



School System




School System


Public

Public



Public



Public


Public

Public




9/07
Public




Public




Elementary School



Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public


Head Start


Public


Public


Public




School System




Magnet School



9/07
Public




Public



Public




School System




Public




9/07
Public



Unknown



School System




School System




Public




Public




9/07
Public




High School




Public




9/07
Public




Public



Public



Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Elementary School




Elementary School




9/07
Elementary School




Public

Public




Public




Public

Public




School System




9/07
Public

Public




Public




Elementary School




Elementary School




Middle School




9/07
Elementary School




Middle School




School System



Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Elementary School




Public




9/07
Public



Public


Public




Public




Public



Public




9/07
Public


Elementary School


Elementary School


School System

Public


Public


Public


High School


High School



Public




Elementary School



9/07
Elementary School




Public




Public




Public


School System




9/07
Public



Public




Public




Public




9/07
High School




Public




School System




Public




9/07
Public




School System


Public


Public



Elementary School


Elementary School


Public


School System


Elementary School




9/07
Public




School System




Elementary School



Public




Public




Public




Public




9/07
Elementary School




Elementary School




Public




School System




Elementary School




9/07
School System




Elementary School



Public


Elementary School




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Middle School




Public




Public


Public


Public

School System

School System




9/07
High School




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public


Public


Public



Public




9/07
Middle School



Elementary School




High School


Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public



Public




Public

Public



Public




Middle School




Public



9/07
Public



Middle School




School System




Public




Public


Elementary School



Public




9/07
Public


Public



Elementary School




Public




Public




Public




Middle School




9/07
Public




High School




Public




Public



Public

Elementary School




9/07
Public




Public

Public




Public


Public

Public




Public



Public



Public




9/07
Public



Public




Public




Public




School System




9/07
School System



Elementary School

Public

Public




Intermediate school




Elementary School




Public




Public




9/07
Public




School System




Public




Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public




High School




9/07
High School




Public




High School




9/07
Public



Public



Public


School System




Public




Public




9/07
Public

Public




High School



Public


Public



Public




Public




9/07
Public




Public




Public




Public




Public




Head Start




9/07
Public




Public




Middle School


Public




Public


Public




Public


9/07
Public



Public




Public




Public




Public




Public



Elementary School



9/07
Public



Public



Public



School System




Public




9/07

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:2
posted:8/2/2012
language:English
pages:226
wangnuanzg wangnuanzg http://
About