American Library Association http://kcur.org en Banned And Challenged Children's Books http://kcur.org/post/banned-and-challenged-childrens-books <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dav </span>Pilkey's<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.scholastic.com/captainunderpants/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Captain Underpants</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> series recently received the dubious distinction of topping the American Library Association's</span><a href="http://www.ala.org/bbooks/frequentlychallengedbooks/top10#2013" style="line-height: 1.5;"> list of most-challenged books</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of 2013. Wed, 07 May 2014 17:14:25 +0000 Gina Kaufmann & Matthew Long-Middleton 55360 at http://kcur.org Banned And Challenged Children's Books Two Area Libraries Receive National Recognition http://kcur.org/post/two-area-libraries-receive-national-recognition <p>The John Cotton Dana Award is considered one of the most prestigious in the library marketing and public relations field.&nbsp; Out of eight winners this year, two area libraries - Lawrence Public Library and Mid-Continent Public Library - were recognized. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 20:33:51 +0000 Laura Spencer 35633 at http://kcur.org Two Area Libraries Receive National Recognition