Judy Blume
Judy Blume’s books are sometimes challenged because of their subject matter, but they remain favorites among pre-teens. AP

Welcome to our summer Explorer pages - a 10-week series focusing on New Jersey athletes, performers, scientists and writers.

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Each page looks at the accomplishments of famous New Jersey residents. Past Explorer series have examined the wonders of southern New Jersey and how people work and play in our part of the state.

New Explorer pages will appear here each Monday this summer and in The Press of Atlantic City.

Just click below under "more coverage" to see or download earlier Explorer Pages.

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