A young girl in Holland spends two years in an upstairs room hiding from Nazis during World War II.
1993 - Indiana - Liberty Elementary School removed the item from required reading list for fourth graders after an investigation about profanity.
1996 - Maine - Challenged for profanity in Sanford as a sixth-grade assigned reading.
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"Dances and Dames." Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/