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    Banned Books

    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


    Banned Books

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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

    INFOGRAPHIC: Where Are Books Banned?

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    Ban This Book © Grant SNIDER (Cartoonist, USA) via his site. Created for Banned Books Week, 2012. INCIDENTAL COMICS poster available. http://www.incidentalcomics.com/p/poster-shop.html

    Ban This Book, A Comic Celebrating Banned Books Week

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    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...

    The Poem Farm: Are You There, God? Banned Books Week

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    The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Reasons: drugs/alcohol/smoking, homosexuality, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group

    The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    encore.tuscaloosa-library.org

    Looking for Alaska, Reasons: Drugs/alcohol/smoking, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group

    Looking for Alaska

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    Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades Trilogy #1), Reasons: Nudity, offensive language, religious viewpoint, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group

    Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades Trilogy #1)

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    Making Sense of the Bible: Rediscovering the Power of Scripture Today

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    22 favorite banned books (and why they made someone's list of forbidden reads)

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    The Kite Runner Challenged: Homosexuality, offensive language, religious viewpoint, sexually explicit

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    The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Challenged:Offensive language, racism, sexually explicit, unsuited for age group

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    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

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    The Bluest Eye Challenged: sexual content; profanity; unsuited to the age group

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    Wuthering Heights Banned: realistic portrayals of mental and physical cruelty; infidelity

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    Lord of the Flies Challenged: excessive violence; profanity; racism; statements defamatory to women, minorities, the disabled and God

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    The Lorax Banned: “criminalized the forestry industry”

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    The Lord of the Rings Challenged: “irreligious”; anti-religious; anti-Christian; satanic; promoting witchcraft

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    The Complete Tales of Winnie-The-Pooh Banned: “insult to God”; Piglet is offensive to Muslims; Nazism

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    Animal Farm: A Fairy Story Banned: political content; the phrase “masses will revolt”

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    The Wizard of Oz Banned: ungodly influence; depicting women in strong leadership roles

    The Wizard of Oz

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    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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    The Autobiography of Malcolm X Banned: promotes anti-white racism; “disruptive of racial harmony

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    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

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