John Green’s Response to the Riverside District Banning TFIOS

It came to light last week that John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars had been banned from the Riverside Unified School District middle schools in California. This was in response to a challenge from at least one parent who felt that the morbid plot, crude language and sexual content was inappropriate for their children. After a vote which wasn’t in the books favour the best seller was pulled from middle schools in the district.

Green who is happy to try and respond to questions asked to him on his tumblr had one follower ask him exactly what he thought of the ban. Green didn’t disappoint fans with his response:

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