'Pornographic' literature left in an English village's free book exchange causes controversy ‘Pornographic’ literature left in an English village’s free book exchange causes controversy

Cornholme is a small village in West Yorkshire, England, with a population of 1,694, where generally not very much happens. But this week it has hit headlines in the UK forRead more »

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