Challenged Books

Books may challenged at a local, community level. As a result, books can be removed from schools or libraries, although these bans do not extend outside of that area. Similarly, religions may issue lists of banned books – a historical example being the Roman Catholic Church's Index Librorum Prohibitorum – which do not always carry legal force.

Also see Banned Books.

The Perks of Being a Wallflower
And Tango Makes Three
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
Animal Farm
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Maya Angelou's Autobiography, #1)
Brave New World

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Gigi Sedlmayer
He had his eyes closed and rocked himself so much that everyone thought he would soon crash to the ground. And then it happened. He crashed to the ground. Surprised, he lay on the ground on his side, not sure what had happened, looking around. Next he jumped up and listened to Matica’s singing again, starting to rock himself once more. His eyes closed slowly, his beak opened. And then he crashed to the ground a second time. This time he kept lying down, spreading his free wing up into the air an ...more
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Stephen King
If there's one American belief I hold above all others, it's that those who would set themselves up in judgment on matters of what is "right" and what is "best" should be given no rest; that they should have to defend their behavior most stringently. ... As a nation, we've been through too many fights to preserve our rights of free thought to let them go just because some prude with a highlighter doesn't approve of them." [Bangor Daily News, Guest Column of March 20, 1992]
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