This update explains the Tables in Chapter 3 of Between the Covers. Everyone should be happy that these words were removed, but there was no explanation as to why.
Corrections for the first printing of Between the Covers: What's Inside a Children's Book? are listed here.
Would the content of these books entice older students to read them? Will the books improve their poor reading skills or is the message the real purpose?
In the beginning...There was the Serpent, there for Eve's awakening, and for all the days since. Teacher, mentor, companion, friend, and more.
If children read children’s/young adult books with pervasive profanity, violence, and/or graphic sex, it’s not supposed to have any adverse affects on them at all.