Bryan F. Irrera (bfirrera) wrote,
Bryan F. Irrera

Banned Book Week...

2. Daddy's Roommate by Michael Willhoite
3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
5. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
7. Harry Potter (series) by J.K. Rowling
13. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
18. The Color Purple by Alice Walker
32. Blubber by Judy Blume
37. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
47. Flowers For Algernon by Daniel Keyes
52. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
53. Sleeping Beauty Trilogy by A.N. Roquelaure (Anne Rice)
69. Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut
77. Carrie by Stephen King
85. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
88. Where's Waldo? by Martin Hanford
90. Little Black Sambo by Helen Bannerman
96. How To Eat Fried Worm by Thomas Rockwell

The above are all the books on the list of 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 1990-2000 that I've read. I want to read more.

Brave New World, Slaughterhouse Five, Color Purple and others on this admittedly short list are amongst some of my all-time favorite reads. Support our First Amendment and go out to the local bookstore and purchase a book that is on this list (the full one, not just the ones that I've read, of course)!
Tags: books/banned_books, books/generic, memes

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