“I guess that’s the point of it all. No one knows for certain how much impact they have on the lives of other people. Oftentimes we have no clue. Yet we push it just the same.”
why was it challenged?
Obscene language, sexually explicit,suicide, unsuited for age group.
When was it challenged?
Where was it challenged?
Pennsylvania(8th grade classroom teacher), and Michigan (9th grade general English)
Quote from Daniel Corey:
Asher word by word, makes readers feel nakedly uncomfortable causing parents to want to ban 13 Reasons Why from shelves where their children could not feel and experience that same vulnerability."