Banned Book Week Hop/Giveaway: Day Five

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So it's day five of the Banned Book Week hop hosted by the lovely ladies at I Read Banned Books and I'm A Reader, Not A Writer. To find more blogs participating click on the names of the blogs.

Only three days left, remember that there's an awesome giveaway going on right now if you click here.

So onto today's book: The Bermudez Triangle by the lovely Maureen Johnson!







What happens when your two best friends fall in love...with each other?

"Their friendship went so far back, it bordered on the Biblical -- in the beginning, there was Nina and Avery and Mel." So says high school senior Nina Bermudez about herself and her two best friends, nicknamed "The Bermudez Triangle" by a jealous wannabe back on Nina's eleventh birthday. But the threesome faces their first separation when Nina goes away the summer before their senior year. And in ten short weeks, everything changes.

Nina returns home bursting with stories about Steve, the quirky yet adorable eco-warrior she fell for hard while away. But when she asks her best friends about their summer romances, an awkward silence follows.

Nina soon learns the shocking truth when she sees Mel and Avery...kissing. Their friendship is rocked by what feels like the ultimate challenge. But it's only the beginning of a sometimes painful, sometimes funny, always gripping journey as three girls discover who they are and what they really want
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(via GoodReads)
The case against it:

This book gets challenged a lot because of Nina's friends having a hidden romance, while other times it gets challenged for having "no moral fiber" (source).


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2 comments

  1. wow seems the book doesn't have a chnce on both accounts. glad we get to choose to read it or not.
    julie

    jbarrett5 at cox.net

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  2. @J Me too. It's one of my favorite books.

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