“To Live or Die in the City of Angels” by Christina Simon contains racial slurs and reference to/images of sexual violation.
Resources for Readers:
- So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
- American Library Association Top 10 Most Challenged Books 2021 https://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2022/04/national-library-week-kicks-state-america-s-libraries-report-annual-top-10
- I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
- The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison (on The American Library Association’s top 10 banned books list of 2021)
- Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson