Banned Books Week

2015’s Book Challengesopens a new window. This map of documented casesopens a new window from 2007-2011 by the American Library Associationopens a new window and the Kids' Right to Read Projectopens a new window is also a fascinating depiction of how close to home and widespread this issue of banning and challenging books is.

So stand up for your right to read and participate in Banned Books Week activities! You can:

Looking for Alaska

Fifty Shades of Grey

I Am Jazz!

Beyond Magenta

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

The Holy Bible

Fun Home


Nasreen's Secret School

Two Boys Kissing

Which banned book would you memorize to prevent being lost to the sands of time? Let us know in the comments below.

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