They keep doing it. Last October, in Oconee, Ga., a...

ENDANGERED BOOKS

March 12, 1995

They keep doing it. Last October, in Oconee, Ga., a family's complaint led to a county wide review of 10 books by V. C. Andrews; nine of the juvenile horror titles were taken out of school libraries, one was put on the restricted shelf. The family, and in the end, the review board, felt the books were "vulgar, promote incest and are written to sensationalize and manipulate." "It has split the community," said Randy Morrison, assistant principle for curriculum. Students and parents "are verbal and visible on both sides." Among the titles is "Flowers in ++ the Attic," made into a movie in 1987. The Oconee County public library does have all 10 books available.

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