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My response to the specific challenge to Scars

As in any community, there will be differing opinions and views of what is right, what is healthy. I understand that. But to try to remove my book SCARS–which is about breaking silence, finding healing and safety–feels wrong to me, … Continue reading

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Librarians are authors’ friends and their best advocates

I’d like to make some things clear. Scars is still under review at Boone County Public Library. But it’s under review because a patron–a member of the public–made a challenge against Scars. The library has to review Scars because of … Continue reading

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Scars is being challenged

UPDATE: Boone Library left a comment on my blog–Scars is on their shelves! BUT I just found out–Scars is STILL under review at Boone Library. Writer Debbie Ohi found out for me, and clarified. Scars is being challenged at Boone … Continue reading

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