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What a great-sounding book.  It’s got some pretty influential blurb
writers. It should stay.  That’s my opinion which counts for zilch, since I
haven’t read the book.

Mamie

On Mon, Sep 20, 2021 at 10:59 AM Holly Williams <
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> We've never received a request to remove the book, but it is often found
> behind the bookcase, in the wrong place on the shelves, or hidden between
> furniture. This was also the case when we had "Heather has Two Mommies" and
> "Daddy's Roommate." It's a lovely passive aggressive way to deny people's
> access to the book. *sigh*
>
> But good for you and your trustees for having those policies in place!
>
> On Sun, Sep 19, 2021 at 6:14 PM Lesley Unger-Mochrie <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I received my very first official book challenge this week.  I am
> grateful
> > to my trustees for having these relevant policies all in place for me.
> >
> > The book is, I Am Jazz by Jazz Jennings (2014). I'm curious if anyone
> else
> > has recently received a request for removal of this book?
> >
> > Thanks everyone!
> >
> > Lesley Unger
> > Library Director
> > Springvale Public Library
> > 443 Main St
> > Springvale ME  04083
> > wk: 207-324-4624
> > Cell: 603-866-4164
> > She/Her/Hers
> >
>
>
> --
> *Holly Williams*
> Library Director
> Pittsfield Public Library
> 110 Library St.
> Pittsfield ME  04967
> (207) 487-5880
>
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Mamie Anthoine Ney

Auburn Public Library

49 Spring St.

Auburn, ME 04210

207.333.6640 x 2020

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www.auburnpubliclibrary.org

"Books and summertime go together.” Lisa Schroeder, Author

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