Books with Objections in SJCSD

Last modified: February 28, 2024 10:19 am

TitleAuthorStatus
A Court of Frost and StarlightSarah J MaasRestricted to high school collections ONLY w/ parent permission and note in Destiny
A Court of Mist and FurySarah J. MaasRemoved
A Court of Silver FlamesSarah MaasRemoved
A Court of Thorns and RosesSarah J. MaasRemoved
A Court of Wings and RuinSarah J. MaasRemoved
Kingdom of Flesh and FireJennifer L. ArmentroutRemoved
All Boy's Aren't BlueGeorge Matthew JohnsonRemoved
Antiracist BabyIbram X. KendiRestricted for utilization as guidance material (only) and used with parent permission
Beautiful Disaster: A NovelJamie McGuireRemoved
Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak OutSusan KuklinRemoved
Black Brother, Black BrotherJewell Parker RhodesRetained
BlanketsCraig ThompsonRemoved
Boy ToyBarry LygaRemoved
Boys Will Be Boys: Power, Patriarchy, and Toxic MasculinityClementine FordRetained
BreakawaysCathy C. JohnsonRestricted to middle school collections 6th grade & up
Call Me By YourAndre AcimanRemoved
CrankEllen HopkinsRetained for grades 9-12
DamselElana K. ArnoldRemoved
Deogratias: A tale from RwandaJP StassenRemoved
Empire of StormsSarah MaasRemoved
FadeLisa McMannRetained
Felix Ever AfterKacen CallenderRetained for grades 9-12
ForeverJudy BlumeRemoved
From Blood and AshJennifer L. Armentrout Removed
Fun HomeAllison BechdelRemoved
Handmaid's Tale- Graphic NovelMargaret Atwood adapted by Renee NaultRemoved
HeroineMindy McGinnisRetained for grades 9-12
HomegoingYaa GyasiRemoved
Ho'Onani: Hula WarriorHeather GaleRetained
House of Earth and BloodSarah J. MaasRemoved
I am JazzJessica Herthel and Jazz JenningRemoved
I NeverLaura HopperRemoved
ImpulseEllen HopkinsRetained for grades 9-12
IdenticalEllen HopkinsRemoved
InfandousElana K. ArnoldRemoved
It Ends With UsColleen HooverRemoved
It Feels Good To Be YourselfTheresa ThornRemoved
Juliet Takes a BreathGabby RiveraRemoved
Kingdom of AshSarah J. MaasRemoved
L8rG8rLauren MyracleQuarantined
Last Night at the Telegraph ClubMalinda LoRemoved
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with MeMariko TamakiRetained for grades 9-12
Life is FunnyE.R FrankRemoved
Like a Love StoryAbdi NazemianRemoved
Living Dead GirlElizabeth ScottRemoved
LuckyAlice SeboldRestricted to 11th grade and up with Destiny note warning of content
Me and Earl and the Dying GirlJesse AndrewsRemoved
Me and White SupremacyLayla Saad Retained
Milk and HoneyRupi KaurRemoved
My RainbowDeShanna Neal, Trinity NealRestricted to 4th grade and up
Neanderthal Opens the Door to the UniversePreston NortonRetained for grades 9-12
November 9Colleen HooverRemoved
Oryx and CrakeMargaret AtwoodRemoved
Peanut Goes for the GoldJonathan Van NessRetained
People Kill PeopleEllen HopkinsRemoved
PerfectEllen HopkinsRemoved
PUSHSapphireRemoved
Queer: The Ultimate LGBTQ Guide for TeensKathy Belge, Marke BieschkeRestricted to 10th grade & up
Red HoodElana K. ArnoldRemoved
Red, White and Royal BlueCasey McQuistonRemoved
Sex is a Funny WordCory Silverberg Removed
ShineLauren MyracleQuarantined
Slaughterhouse-FiveKurt VonnegutRetained for grades 9-12
SoldPatricia McCormickRestricted to 8th grade & up with note in Destiny: "Appropriate for 8th grade and up only"
SpeakLaurie Halse AndersonRetained for grades 8-12
The Bluest EyeToni MorrisonRetained
The Carnival at BrayJessie Ann FoleyRemoved
The Freedom Writers DiaryErin GruwellRetained for grades 9-12
The HatersJesse AndrewsRemoved
The Infinite Moments of UsLauren MyracleRemoved
The Kite RunnerKhaled HosseiniRemoved from library collections - available for classroom instruction in 12th grade only
The Lovely BonesAlice SeboldQuarantined
The Nerdy and the DirtyB.T. GottfredRemoved
The Nowhere GirlsAmy ReedRemoved
The Perks of Being a WallflowerStephen ChboskyRetained
The Sun and Her FlowersRupi KaurQuarantined
Thirteen Reason WhyJay AsherRestricted to 8th grade and up- Destiny note regarding content and parent permission for 6th and 7th grades
This Book is Anti RacistTiffany JewellRetained
This One SummerMariko TamakiRetained for grades 9-12
TiltEllen HopkinsRemoved
Tower of DawnSarah J. MaasRetained for grades 9-12
Trans+: Love, Sex, Romance, and Being YouKathryn Gonzales, MBA and Karen Rayne, PhD.Removed
TricksEllen HopkinsRemoved
TTFNLauren MyracleRetained
TTYLLauren MyracleRetained
Water for ElephantsSarah GruenRemoved
What Girls Are Made OfElana K. ArnoldRemoved
When Aidan Became a BrotherKyle LukoffRemoved
White PrivilegeM. T. BlakemoreRetained
Who was Michael JacksonMegan StineRetained
A Clash of KingsGeorge R.R. MartinQuarantined
The Almost MoonAlice SeboldRemoved
A Stolen Life: A MemoirJaycee Lee DugardQuarantined
Strange TruthMaggie ThrashQuarantined
One Last StopCasey McQuistonRemoved
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (a novel)Gregory MaguireRemoved
A Game of ThronesGeorge R.R. MartinQuarantined
33 SnowfishAdam RappQuarantined
Storm and FuryJennifer L. ArmentroutQuarantined
The Great Cow Race Jeff SmithPending
YolkMary HK ChoiRemoved
Half of a Yellow SunChimamanda Ngozi AdichieQuarantined
Fire Force, 1: Fire Walk with MeAtsushi ŌkuboQuarantined
Nineteen MinutesJodi PicoultQuarantined
Normal PeopleSally RooneyQuarantined

Key

  • Pending – The district has received an objection to this book.
  • Quarantined – Resource removed from circulation while awaiting decision
  • Retained – Resource remains in circulation without restriction
  • Removed – Resource removed from all SJCSD media center/libraries
  • Restricted – Resource retained in school collections with listed restrictions


• Pending – The district has received an objection to this book.
• Quarantined – Resource removed from circulation while awaiting decision
• Retained – Resource remains in circulation without restriction
• Removed – Resource removed from all SJCSD media center/libraries
• Restricted – Resource retained in school collections with listed restrictions

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