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Banned Books Week

We read banned books! Do you? Here's our collection of beloved banned or challenged books, Banned Books Week displays, and other awesome acts of literary revolution. Learn more about Banned Books Week 2014:

How many of these 46 banned classic books have you read? Download our checklist at the blog.

How many of these Banned Classics have you read? Download the checklist on the blog! --->

Banned Books Week Broadsides and Posters

FPO: Banned Books Week Broadsides and Posters

Our beloved Harry Potter under fire? The formidable Maya Angelou taking heat over I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings? The whimsical poetry of Shel Silverstein pinned as “suggestive”? Yes – all of these have at one time landed themselves on the Banned Books list. This week, we highlight these and other endangered titles as part of Banned Books Week (Sept. 21-27), a celebration of, as the American Library Association puts it, “the freedom to read.” Click to see the year’s most endangered species....

Neil Gaiman (center) with Weird Al and George RR Martin #BannedBooksWeek

Neil Gaiman's Photo

Alaska Young, Looking For Alaska . | 5 Marvellous Mugshots Of Famous Characters From Banned Books #bannedbooks #bannedbooksweek #freedomtoread

5 Marvellous Mugshots Of Famous Characters From Banned Books

Banned Books Week is coming up at the end of September. It celebrates the first amendment freedom we enjoy in this country to make our own choices when it comes to what we read, and our commitment to not allowing any ideas to be removed from our menu of choices because of the objection of one or a few people. #bannedbooks #bannedbooksweek #freedomtoread

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