The Kite Runner Challenged at Local High School

…and sometimes, it’s the wrong voice. In this local case, it took only one very vocal complaint from Lisa Baldwin, a former school board member and parent, to interrupt the 10th grade honors English class at Reynold’s High School from reading The Kite Runner. “This is the first documented parent objection to this text,” said Susanne Swanger, Buncombe County Schools’ associate superintendent. The book was temporarily pulled from the curriculum a week ago after Baldwin’s complaint claiming the book’s elements … Continued