Challenged Works

The Shepherd’s Granddaughter

By Anne Laurel Carter (2008)

This is a moving novel about one of the most hotly disputed pieces of land on earth. Anne Carter tells the story of one girl and her family whose homes, way of life and livelihood — even their ancient olive trees — are threatened.

Breaking Ground: Patsy Aldana in Conversation with Peter Carver

Patsy Aldana is the publisher of Groundwood Books in Toronto, which produces children’s books for all ages, including fiction, picture books and non-fiction. In recent years, at least two of Groundwood’s titles have been attacked for their content.