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Book excerpts with short reviews, some including word counts or red flag alerts and recommendations below.


Florida Review:


Word Count:

1 d*ck

4 b*stard

43 sh*t

6 Jesus (in vain)

26 God (in vain)

12 damn

1 bra

3 drunk (get drunk, piss drunk)

7 crap


Red Flag Alerts: EA, SE

EA: means explicit and detailed verbal descriptions or narrative accounts of sexual excitement, or sexual conduct and that is harmful to minors  

SE: sexual excitement

Main character has sex with two brothers.


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Amarillo ISD Library

Canyon ISD Library


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Did you know you can have a title removed from your library? A district may remove materials because they are pervasively vulgar or based solely upon the educational suitability of the books in question.  Ask your independent school district for an 'Instructional Materials Reconsideration' form today, fill it out, and TURN IT IN for each title containing sexually explicit, obscenities. Here are form samples by district.


Unravel Me

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