'Thirteen Reasons Why' author expelled from writers' group over harassment charges
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NEW YORK — Best-selling children's author Jay Asher has been expelled from a prominent writers organization because of allegations about sexual harassment.
Lin Oliver, executive director of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, told The Associated Press on Monday that Asher had violated the society's harassment code. He was banned last year but the news only came to light with the... read more