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Nevertheless, the board approved the new policy, adding a oneyear grace period for any materials taught in the 1985–86 school year. When teacher Gloria T. Pipkin, the chairman of the school English department, made a request to teach I Am the Cheese, it was rejected. Pipkin tried again and was again turned down. She appeared before the next school board meeting. The chairman attempted to prevent her from speaking, but could not. ” At this point, Hall tightened the restrictions on approved materials.

The Stockwells next turned to King Philip principal Mary Hourdequin. In a long letter written on October 27, they listed the offensive The Chocolate Warâ•… 45 language and sexually explicit references in the book. Hourdequin sent them an inquiry form, which the Stockwells sent on to Dr. Karen List, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction. She in turn sent the inquiry to a special committee of teachers for evaluation. A month later, she informed the Stockwells of the committee’s verdict: The Chocolate War would stay in the curriculum.

The first of these, Jay’s Journal (1978), was surrounded in controversy. The mother of a 16-year-old Utah boy who had committed suicide gave Sparks his diary to edit and publish. When the book appeared, the mother was shocked. Sparks had used only a few of the diary entries and imposed, the mother claimed, the issue of Satanism onto her son’s story, something she insisted had not existed. Sparks maintains that “Jay” was involved in Satanism, based on interviews she conducted with his friends. Sparks’s other works include It Happened to Nancy: By an Anonymous Teenager (1994), Almost Lost: The True Story of an Anonymous Teenager’s Life on the Streets (1996), Annie’s Baby: The Diary of Anonymous, a Pregnant Teenager (1998), and Finding Katie: The Diary of Anonymous: A Teenager in Foster Care (2005).

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