Guess What This Week Is?

Its BANNED BOOKS WEEK!!

Here are a few links about this week and why it is important:

From the Huffington Post
From the American Library Association
From bannedbooksweek.org
From The Online Books Page

Think of all the wonderful books that have been banned in the past, including:

The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger
The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck
To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
The Color Purple, Alice Walker
Beloved, Toni Morrison
The Lord of the Flies, William Golding
1984, George Orwell
Lolita, Vladmir Nabokov
Catch-22, Joseph Heller
The Sun Also Rises, Ernest Hemingway
Gone with the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
All the King’s Men, Robert Penn Warren

–from ALA

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