Sex: If You’re Scared of the Truth Don’t Read This Sommer 2009 Submitter: I’m submitting a book that landed on my desk as an unwanted mailing this afternoon, and was just as quickly tossed in the trash. We are a
How to Good-bye Depression: If you constrict anus 100 times everyday. Malarkey? Or Effective Way? Nishigaki 2000 Submitter: One of our staff found this gem on the shelves today. It’s so bad, I worry that it’s a joke. My first
Teeth Are Our Organs Muratsu KOSMOS international Institute for Oral Health Science 2009 Warning! There are some medically graphic pictures included in this post! They include pictures of teeth and gums in various stages of decay and repair. Gross. Submitter:
Hostage Rescue Thompson 2001 Submitter: Attached are scans of the book Hostage Rescue: A Manual that was just recently found on our shelves. Though this book obviously has its place in both literature and libraries, our very small public library
Not in Room 204 Riggs 2007 Submitter: Once again this book was found in the last weeding of the children’s room collection. It was found located in the parenting section and not regular picture books, but that is no excuse.
Doctor: His Training and Practice: A Picture Story Engeman 1964 Submitter: I found this book lurking on my shelves AGAIN – I’ve worked at two middle schools in the past 5 years, and I’ve had to weed this same horrendous
Lee the Rabbit with Epilepsy Moss 1989 Submitter: This book was caught in a recent weeding project. I’m sure there’s a need for picture books on this topic and there aren’t too many available, but a quick scan of Amazon.com
Alzheimer’s Disease Landau 1988 Medical information this old is a slam dunk for weeding, especially if we are talking about material published over 20 years ago! Teen and youth nonfiction titles, in my opinion, actually need more vigilant weeding. Even