Its worth looking through the reviews and opinions posted on common sense media’s website. Common Sense Media has experts rate books for age appropriateness and content. The reviewers gave it 5 stars and a 16+ years rating. Parents heavily objected to this rating and cited it as the reason they would pull their children out of schools. The comment section is also laden with racial undertones.
Jezebel.com is a blog geared towards women. Writer Anna North wrote about the censorship of Song of Solomon. The post is passionate and touches on details similar to the ones touched on in The Enterprise articles.