The subject of Children’s Literature affects everyone. We are told that reading books about being kind or not being a bully will help us to be kind and not be a bully. However, there are numerous childrens’ books condoning every vice known to man. And, those are supposed to leave children unscathed.

Perhaps we need to start looking BETWEEN THE COVERS.

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BECOMING A FACT CHECKER: WARNING! EXPLICIT CONTENT

We hear conflicting accounts with regard to parental concerns about children’s books. What is the truth? Read some of these books and become an honest fact checker.

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What Do Children Learn about "Police Brutality and Corruption" from Library Books?

Along with Comprehensive Sex Education and Social Emotional Learning, the subject of "Police Brutality and Corruption" is being introduced to young children.

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BEING ‘WOKE’ IS A VIRTUE . . . ‘WAKING UP’ IS A THREAT

Moms and Dads all over this nation are rising up and letting their voices be heard. They are finding out that being 'woke' is a virtue, but 'waking up' is a threat.

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WHAT IN THE WORLD IS GOING ON IN THE SCHOOLHOUSE?

Parents all over this nation are letting their voices be heard at their local school board meetings. What in the world is going on in these schools?

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Between the Covers

  • What were children reading in 1900?
  • What’s a “controlled” vocabulary?
  • What do reading levels really mean?
  • Is profanity used in young adult books?
  • What are books for “reluctant readers?”
  • What are adult books for teens?
  • How are books used to create youth activists?
  • What is censorship and who are the censors?
  • How is Christianity portrayed in children’s books?
  • Are book descriptions and reviews reliable?

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