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Bad Beginning, The
by Lemony Snicket | Children's Books
Registered by winghyphen8wing of Honolulu, Hawaii USA on 9/14/2009
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Journal Entry 1 by winghyphen8wing from Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Monday, September 14, 2009

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2003 Nēnē Award Winner

I'm a bigger fan of the Brett Helquist drawings than of the story itself...but I don't see that as a reason to ban or even challenge this book.

Unfortunately, a lot of people seem to disagree. I'm not picking on Texas, it just happens that there's a lot of info about books that were banned/challenged in Texas available on the web, and I see that this book has been challenged in a number of school districts there over the years.

The author probably loves it because it's free publicity to increase book sales. :p 

Journal Entry 2 by winghyphen8wing at Aina Haina Public Library in Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Sunday, November 15, 2009

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Released 8 yrs ago (11/14/2009 UTC) at Aina Haina Public Library in Honolulu, Hawaii USA



Left on a bench outside the library. Released for RockDg9's November 2009 The The Challenge, NMReader's 2010 Banned and Challenged Books Release Challenge, and crrcookie's November 2009 - Bountiful Harvest Food Release Challenge.


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