Won’t Someone Please Think of the Children? Seventy-Five Years on the Battlefield of Books for Kids

Betsy Bird

Abstract


Tell it to me straight. If I mention the title A Birthday Cake for George Washington to you, does it happen to ring any bells? Odds are, it probably does. Unless you’ve been living under a very comfortable and well-
supplied rock you’re aware that this particular book by Ramin Ganeshram is the most controversial children’s book released by a major publisher in the past year.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5860/cal.14n3.10

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