Saturday, September 25, 2010

Banned Books Week

September 25 through October 4 is Banned Books Week! This celebration is 28 years old and is the only one that celebrates the freedom to read. Since 1982, more than 1000 books have been challenged for various reasons (sexual explicitness, violence, profanity, racism, etc.).

Here are the top ten most frequently challenged books in 2009:

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