Books Challenged in Worcester County, Maryland

These are a list of books challenged by a Board of Education member and members of the community with the hope that they be removed from public school libraries or that access of these books be restricted to students. 

A Clash of Kings: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Two By George R. R. Martin Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780553579901
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bantam - September 5th, 2000

A Court of Thorns and Roses By Sarah J. Maas Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781635575569
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 2nd, 2020

A Queer History of the United States (ReVisioning History #1) By Michael Bronski Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780807044650
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Beacon Press - May 15th, 2012

A Queer History of the United States for Young People (ReVisioning History for Young People #1) By Michael Bronski, Richie Chevat (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Michael Bronski, Richie Chevat (Adapted by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780807056127
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Published: Beacon Press - June 11th, 2019

A Stolen Life: A Memoir By Jaycee Dugard Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781451629194
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - July 3rd, 2012

All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto By George M. Johnson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374312718
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 28th, 2020

Anger Is a Gift: A Novel By Mark Oshiro Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250167033
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tor Teen - May 7th, 2019

Beyond Gender Binaries: The History of Trans, Intersex, and Third-Gender Individuals By Rita Santos Cover Image
$18.65
ISBN: 9781508183075
Availability: Special Order
Published: Rosen Young Adult - December 30th, 2018

Blackout: A Novel By Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, Nicola Yoon Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063088108
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Quill Tree Books - May 31st, 2022

Brave Face: A Memoir By Shaun David Hutchinson Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534431522
Availability: Special Order
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 16th, 2020

Breathless By Jennifer Niven Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781524701994
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Published: Ember - May 3rd, 2022

Cemetery Boys By Aiden Thomas Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250250469
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Swoon Reads - September 1st, 2020

Clap When You Land By Elizabeth Acevedo Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062882776
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Quill Tree Books - July 5th, 2022

Crank (The Crank Trilogy) By Ellen Hopkins Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781442471818
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - August 6th, 2013

Damsel By Elana K. Arnold Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062742339
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - January 28th, 2020

Dear Evan Hansen: THE NOVEL By Val Emmich, Steven Levenson, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316420211
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Poppy - September 6th, 2022

Hey, Kiddo: A Graphic Novel By Jarrett J. Krosoczka Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780545902489
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - October 9th, 2018

Home Is Not a Country By Safia Elhillo Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780593177082
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Make Me a World - February 22nd, 2022

Homegoing By Yaa Gyasi Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781101971062
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

Identical By Ellen Hopkins Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781416950066
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - December 21st, 2010

Internment By Samira Ahmed Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780316522700
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 17th, 2020

Jesus Land: A Memoir By Julia Scheeres Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781640092167
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Counterpoint - June 11th, 2019

Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice By Bryan Stevenson Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525580065
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ember - September 10th, 2019

Just Mercy (Young Adults) By Bryan Stevenson Cover Image
$21.80
ISBN: 9781663623515
Availability: Backordered
Published: Turtleback - January 1st, 2019

Last Night at the Telegraph Club By Malinda Lo Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780525555278
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - December 28th, 2021

Lawn Boy By Jonathan Evison Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781616209230
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Algonquin Books - March 19th, 2019

Let Me Hear a Rhyme By Tiffany D. Jackson Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062840325
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - May 21st, 2019

Let's Talk About It: The Teen's Guide to Sex, Relationships, and Being a Human (A Graphic Novel) By Erika Moen, Matthew Nolan Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984893147
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Published: Random House Graphic - March 9th, 2021

Like a Love Story By Abdi Nazemian Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062839374
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - May 5th, 2020

Lucky By Alice Sebold Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501171635
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Scribner - May 2nd, 2017

Milk and Honey By Rupi Kaur Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781449474256
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 6th, 2015

Monday's Not Coming By Tiffany D. Jackson Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062422682
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - April 23rd, 2019

Nineteen Minutes By Jodi Picoult Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780743496735
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - February 5th, 2008

Not So Pure and Simple By Lamar Giles Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062349200
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - October 27th, 2020

Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture By Roxane Gay Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062413512
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 1st, 2018

Opposite of Always By Justin A. Reynolds Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062748386
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - April 7th, 2020