Wahpeton English class takes on challenged books

From left, Caden Hockert, Reese Lewis, Young Adult Author Chris Crutcher and Josh Beyer. Crutcher joined Wahpeton English Teacher Heather Woods' class via Zoom to talk about the experience of having three of his own books challenged or banned. 

“The Call of the Wild,” “The Giver,” the “Harry Potter” series, “The Diary of Anne Frank,” “The Kite Runner.” These books have more in common than meets the eye. They are all prominent, many of them have made their way into classroom discussions.

They have also all been challenged or banned.