Check Please! Hockey (Book 1) by Ngozi Ukazu

Available At: Liberty

Categories : Cursing, LGBTQ+, Politics

Description: A former male junior figure skater has a challenging time transitioning into a hockey player and falls in love with the captain of his hockey team.

YA Label?: Unknown

Notes: This book contains illustrations depicting sexual activities; alternate sexuality; excessive/frequent profanity; inflammatory social commentary; and alcohol use.

Violations (Miller Test [MT] & Colorado Obscenity Test [CD])

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Page 9: “You know what I like about you, Bitty? You’re a dude from the south, and you’re not a bigoted dickfaced cockhole! Good for you.”

Page 124: “Bitty, I came to Samwell to get away from the wack, conservative, hyper-privileged, uptight guys I played with at Andover. Not like I’m syaing that’s Dex, but pretty sure bro went and put a Samwell Republican sticker on his laptop the other day.”

Page 204: The illustrations on this page depict two men kissing each other on the lips.

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