ALA: US Top 10 Most Banned Books.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Apr 9, 2012
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ALA: the Land of the Free’s 10 Most Banned Books.

Click here for the introduction. It’s interesting.

Top Ten List of Frequently Challenged Books in 2011:

1. ttylttfnl8rg8r (series), by Lauren Myracle

2. The Color of Earth (series), by Kim Dong Hwa

3. The Hunger Games trilogy, by Suzanne Collins

4. My Mom’s Having A Baby! A Kid’s Month-by-Month Guide to Pregnancy, by Dori Hillestad Butler

5. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie

6. Alice (series), by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

7. Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley

8. What My Mother Doesn’t Know, by Sonya Sones

9. Gossip Girl (series), by Cecily Von Ziegesar

10. To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee

Inspired to fight censorship, and have fun doing so? Read.

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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  2. charles kochel says:

    what i find awesome. is the fact the books written are so powerful, they get to be banned from the U.S. believe it or not, some writers still write for more than money and I think these might have all won my award for bravery. well done…especially To Kill A Mockingbird…awesome.

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