It’s Banned Books Week, a week long focus on issues of censorship, particularly surrounding challenges to books. First, a note on some vocabulary. To ban is to officially or legally prohibit something. Banning is pretty rare these days, though occasionally
It’s September, which of course means back to school time. But not for me. This would have been my tenth year as a school librarian, but last winter my family and I decided I would not be returning this fall.