#Banned Books

These Were the 10 Most Challenged Books in 2020: What Do You See?

Take a look at the most challenged books in 2020, including All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely.

California School District Considers Classic Book Ban

The National Coalition Against Censorship is urging a California school district to retain several books in their curriculum while a proposed ban is under review.

Banned Books To Read During Banned Books Week

Here are some books you’ll want on your TBR for Banned Books Week, including The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi.

Parental Fear and Cultural Erasure: The Logic Behind Banning Books

Have you ever wondered what motivates parents to call for book bans? One reader considers the logic behind banning books.

Contemporary Censorship in New Zealand

The long, ongoing tradition of highly organized censorship in New Zealand sparks interesting questions around responsibility, taste, and expression.

The Statistics of Censorship

We're taking a look at the statistics of challenged and banned books, considering the Banned Books list, and some of the top challenged reads.

Adapting Adult Books for Young Readers

Get to know the processes and reasoning behind adapting adult books for young readers through expert insights and recent conversations.

ALA Announces 2018’s Top 11 Banned Books

The American Library Association announced the 2018 most-challenged books, and this year we're up to 11 books on the banned books list.

NJ Lawmakers Introduce Resolution to Remove Huckleberry Finn from School Curricula

No stranger to controversy, Huckleberry Finn faces another challenge in New Jersey.

3 On a YA Theme: Challenged YA Books to Read in Support of Intellectual Freedom

Support intellectual freedom this week and every week by reading these YA books that have been challenged in schools and libraries!