Even though young adult literature (YAL) is known to reflect current issues and have few boundaries, it is challenged and banned on an almost-daily basis. Using data from the American Library Association and primary research from Yakima, Washington, this article explores YAL censorship trends on nationwide, statewide, and countywide levels.
"Book Challenges and Bannings: Young Adult Literature Censorship in Yakima County Secondary Schools,"
New Jersey English Journal: Vol. 9, Article 4.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.montclair.edu/nj-english-journal/vol9/iss1/4