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Banned Books

9/26/2018 5:00:00 PM
Story & Song Bookstore Bistro
1430 Park Ave. Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034-0301
9/26/2018 6:00:00 PM

Date: September 26, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Venue: Story & Song Bookstore Bistro

Address: 1430 Park Ave. Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034-0301

Age Range: All Ages

Cost: Free

Contact: Mark Kaufman | Mark@StoryandSongBookstore.com | 904-601-2118

What do Shakespeare's "The Twelfth Night", "Charlotte's Web", and Harry Potter have in common? They are among more than 400 books that have been challenged and banned from some public schools and libraries. A panel of educators will discuss the fine line between censorship and the freedom to read -- the subject of Allison Varnes's new book, "Property of the Rebel Librarian."
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