Lisa Burstein: “On Banning Books”

Today, we are thrilled to welcome author Lisa Burstein, with a special guest blog relating to Banned Books Week. *           *           * Books are banned in all kinds of ways. Sometimes it is a school denying a book to their students. Sometimes it is a library refusing to shelve it. Sometimes it is a media... Continue Reading →

Banned Books Week 2012: Challenged Books List

This week marks the 30th anniversary of Banned Books Week, celebrating our freedom to read and highlightingfree and open access to information. Here is a look at this year's ten most challenged books: ttyl; ttfn; l8r, g8r (series), by Lauren Myracle Reasons: offensive language; religious viewpoint; sexually explicit; unsuited to age group The Color of... Continue Reading →

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