Our October horror fest begins with the scariest thing of all: Teen pregnancy! Emmy has an okay life that gets better when she gets a boyfriend and starts planning her future. Then sex.
#83 on Top 100 Banned/Challenged Books: 2000-2009
#6 on Top Ten for 2005
2000 - Arizona - Removed from the Dysart Unified School District libraries for portraying teenage pregnancy
2005 - Texas - Challenged because it "talks very vividly about sexual encounters of a fifteen-year-old." at the Action Middle School library in Granbury
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Doyle, Robert P. Banned Books: Challenging Our Freedom to Read. ALA. 2014.
Reynolds, Marilyn. Detour for Emmy. Morning Glory Press. 1993.
Reynolds, Marilyn. "Bio." marilynreynolds.com. Retrieved on September 30, 2018 from http://www.marilynreynolds.com/bio.html
"Dances and Dames." Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/