A collection with catalog links to a variety of banned and challenged books in celebration of National Banned Books Week during September 22-28, 2013
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Banned Books By The Numbers (INFOGRAPHICS) The Huffington Post | By Maddie Crum Posted: 09/22/2014 8:42 am EDT Handful of several Infographics, for Banned Books Week Sept 21-27, 2014
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The Most Frequently Challenged Titles Since 2013 - Banned Books By The Numbers (INFOGRAPHICS) The Huffington Post | By Maddie Crum Posted: 09/22/2014 8:42 am EDT Handful of several Infographics, for Banned Books Week Sept 21-27, 2014 http://ow.ly/BW4FT
The most frequently "challenged" book titles since 2013
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Banned Books Infographic.
INFOGRAPHIC: Where Are Books Banned?
I Read Banned Books: Banned Books Week Posters
Ban This Book - so worth reading the whole thing =)
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Ban This Book, A Comic Celebrating Banned Books Week
The Poem Farm: Are You There, God? Banned Books Week - from The Poem Farm, Amy Ludwig VanDerwater's blog full of hundreds of poem, poem mini lessons, and poetry ideas for home and classroom - www.poemfarm.amyl...
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The Poem Farm: Are You There, God? Banned Books Week poem.
The Poem Farm: Banned Books poem
The Poem Farm: Are You There, God? Poem for Banned Books Week
The Poem Farm: Are You There, God? Banned Books Week
The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Reasons: drugs/alcohol/smoking, homosexuality, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower Definitely a must-read for any teenager who who thinks that they just don't fit in
The Perks of Being a Wallflower - one of my favorite books of all time and yet another reason I will <3 YA 4-eva
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Miles "Pudge" Halter is abandoning his safe-okay, boring-life. Fascinated by the last words of famous people, Pudge leaves for boarding school to seek what a dying Rabelais called the "Great Perhaps." Pudge becomes encircled by friends whose lives are everything but safe and boring. Their nucleus is razor-sharp, sexy, and self-destructive Alaska, who has perfected the arts of pranking and evading school rules. Pudge falls impossibly in love. When tragedy . . . 4.57 stars
Looking for Alaska, Reasons: Drugs/alcohol/smoking, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group
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Looking For Alaska by John Green or any John Green book !
Looking for Alaska by John Green...love this author for YA books
Looking for Alaska: John Green: Amazon.com: Kindle Store. Amazing book worth reading!
LookingForAlaska. On my list to read
Looking for Alaska, by John Green ~Yes, I admit I liked it. No, I didn't cry (yay me!).~ #YA #Contemporary #JohnGreen
Book Club | Looking for Alaska by John Green
Looking for Alaska
Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades Trilogy #1), Reasons: Nudity, offensive language, religious viewpoint, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group
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Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades Trilogy #1)
22 favorite banned books (and why they made someone's list of forbidden reads)
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22 of our favorite banned books (and why they made someone's list of forbidden reads). Read Banned Books!!
An interesting infographic of books that are currently banned or have been previously banned throughout the world..... I adore reading BANNED BOOKS.
Banned Book Infographic
22 banned books (and why they made someone's list of forbidden reads)
The Kite Runner Challenged: Homosexuality, offensive language, religious viewpoint, sexually explicit
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A book worth reading I'm not reading the next one, though. Heard it was heartbreaking.
The Book Worm
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini - Reasons (2008): offensive language, sexually explicit, and unsuited to age group. Book Club
'The Kite Runner' a novel by Khaled Hosseini. One of my favorite books.
The Kite Runner - amazing book, I was so emotionally involved in this book that I was so angry I almost stopped reading it at one point. Glad I kept reading.
Good book. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Challenged:Offensive language, racism, sexually explicit, unsuited for age group
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. Arnold Spirit Jr., Junior to family, shocks his community on the Spokane Indian Reservation in Washington when he decides to leave the reservation school to attend the all-white high school in nearby Reardan. The reservation ostracizes him and his new classmates are slow to accept him, but Junior perseveres through tragedy and tribulations. This is one of my favorite books ever, not just my favorite young adult book.
Another Young Adult book worth reading. Several parts made me laugh out loud.
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie. young adult read but I still pick it up now and then. Such a great story of a young, Native American, boy who is in search of his identity in American culture. a true masterpiece
New King James Version of the Holy Bible Banned: unauthorized English content; inspires blasphemous ideas
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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Challenged: religious viewpoint; violence; witchcraft; fairy tale
Bows Holders, Lion, Favorite Things, Book Worth, Witches, Wardrobes, Chronicles Of Narnia, Book Jackets, Children Book
Chronicles of Narnia Activities for The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
Children's Book Review interviews me.
Lord of the Flies Challenged: excessive violence; profanity; racism; statements defamatory to women, minorities, the disabled and God
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This one is worth reading once a year.
Lord of the Flies by William Golding - Ninth Grade Summer Reading List 2013
Lord of the Flies by William Golding: Primal instincts. With only the most basic of needs to consider, human nature takes a different approach. A fictional study of the struggle for power and the unspeakable things that man (or child) will do when taken outside the order of civilization.
Lord of the Flies by William Golding. Another book I read in High School that stayed with me. A look at how thin the veneer of civilization really is among us.
The Lorax Banned: “criminalized the forestry industry”
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It may be Dr. Seuss but it's a great message worth reading to everyone.
One of favorite books grown up.
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss. (Picture Books list). Find this under E SEU or in Spanish under SP E SEU.
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss. Plus, celebrate the children's book author's birthday.
The Lorax, my favorite Dr Seuss book as an adult
The Lord of the Rings Challenged: “irreligious”; anti-religious; anti-Christian; satanic; promoting witchcraft
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The Lord of the Rings - Tolkien, J. R. R.
Thought of as one of the best fantasy literatures of all time, The Lord of the Rings trilogy brings you the hobbit Frodo embarking on a perilous journey along with his Fellowship to destroy the One Ring once and for all. However, dark forces lurk and work against them in all corners of Middle-Earth. Read this three-book epic in one that has captivated millions upon millions of readers, and movie watchers, world wide. http://findbestsellers.org
Definitely worth reading!
The Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings, #1-3). I first read this trilogy when I was 18 and have re-read a gazillion times since. It is and always will be my favorite book of all time hands down. I love it's depth but what draws me back to it is the relationships between the characters.
The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien
The Complete Tales of Winnie-The-Pooh Banned: “insult to God”; Piglet is offensive to Muslims; Nazism
Pooh Bears, Complete Tales, Child Libraries, Winnie The Pooh Age, Book Age, Winniethepooh, Favorite Book, Favorite Movie, Children Book
No childs library is complete without winnie the pooh :)
Favorite - The Complete Tales of Winnie-The-Pooh
Animal Farm: A Fairy Story Banned: political content; the phrase “masses will revolt”
Dust Jackets, Book Worth, George Orwell, Fairies Stories, Dust Covers, Ralph Steadman, Book Jackets, Animal Farms, Dust Wrappers
Phil is reading an oldie, but a goodie: ANIMAL FARM by George Orwell. He highly recommends reading the edition illustrated by Ralph Steadman. You may recognize his distinctive style from the illustrations of Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and Loating in Las Vegas.
The Wizard of Oz Banned: ungodly influence; depicting women in strong leadership roles
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"Maggie, they want you to play a part on the Wizard. I said to myself, 'Oh Boy, The Wizard of Oz! That has been my favorite book since I was four.'" — Margaret Hamilton
Uncle Tom's Cabin (Oxford 150th Anniversary Edition) Banned: racist; questions authority; perpetuates stereotypes; use of the “N” word; offensive
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The Wolf Gift (The Wolf Gift Chronicles Series #1) Challenged: pornographic in nature; offensive; violence; characters with homoerotic feelings; challenge religious views
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Anne Rice re-imagines werewolves. I'm really looking forward to this one!
The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice, $15.63 http://letrasdecanciones365.com/prta/dp/0307595110/ From Booklist: (Kristine Huntley) Rice weaves her trademark meditations on the role of supernatural creatures in society into an often thrilling, page-turning yarn. HIGH-DEMAND BACKSTORY: News that the legendary vampire chronicler has written a novel about werewolves is mobilizing Rice's multitude of library-card-carrying fans.From Library Journal:Verdict Fans of Rice's "The Vampire Chronicles" and "T
More cerebral than Twilight series
Not a book worth reading. Was let down. However, I really enjoyed her other books.
The Autobiography of Malcolm X Banned: promotes anti-white racism; “disruptive of racial harmony
Worth Reading, African American, American History, Alex Haley, Book Worth, Malcolm X, Favorite Book, Reading Lists, Alex O'Loughlin
If there was any one man who articulated the anger, the struggle, and the beliefs of African Americans in the 1960s, that man was Malcolm X. His AUTOBIOGRAPHY is now an established classic of modern America, a book that expresses like none other the crucial truth about our times. Call #: B X
1965 – The Autobiography of Malcolm X, as told to Alex Haley This book is an influential classic of American autobiography, a required volume for anyone interested in American history, spiritual conversion, race, class, politics, or just an extraordinary read.
My favorite book of all time.
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“Autobiography of Malcolm X,” as told to Alex Haley Malcolm X's story is sadly overlooked on many high school required reading lists, but the book's focus on overcoming setbacks, spiritual conversion and impassioned activism make it an ideal read if you're under 30.
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret Challenged: sexual content; inappropriate behavior
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Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers Challenged: anti-family content; offensive language; bad behavior; unsuited to the age group