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List of books banned by governments - Wikipedia

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Banned books are books or other printed works such as essays or plays which are prohibited ... This article lists notable banned books and works, giving a brief context for the reason that each book...

Reasons for Banning Books - Banned Books - LibGuides at Butler ...

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Sep 26, 2016 ... Each book that is banned or censored is done so for the content within the pages. There are a few common reasons that books have been ...

Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association

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... is a list of frequently asked questions on banned and challenged books: ... The following were the top three reasons cited for challenging materials as reported ...

10 Reasons for Banning Books, and 5 Much Better Reasons Not To ...

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Sep 18, 2014 ... Banned Books Week 2014 fast approacheth, marching to the cadence of its creed “Thou shalt not inhibit free speech.” An annual celebration of ...

Here Are the Top 10 Reasons Books Get Banned | TIME

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Oct 2, 2015 ... Check out any list of the most frequently banned books and you're likely to mistake it for a list of the most respected novels in literary history: ...

11 Books That Were Banned for Completely Ridiculous Reasons ...

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Sep 29, 2015 ... Happy Banned Books Week! In honor of this glorious celebration of our freedom to read what we want, let's pause for a sec and remember ...

Banned Books - Infoplease

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Probably the most famous books banned in recent years are the Harry Potter and Twilight series. The reason given for censoring the phenomenally popular and ...

About | Banned Books Week

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The Banned Books Week Coalition is a national alliance of diverse organizations ... Reasons: Offensive language, sexually explicit, and unsuited for age group.

Books - National Coalition Against Censorship

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Literary works are still challenged, censored and banned for many different reasons. Books as varied as Judy Blume's Forever, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita, and ...

7 Reasons Your Favorite Books Were Banned | The Huffington Post

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Sep 22, 2013 ... Risqué-averse readers, cover your ears. Sunday marked the beginning of this year's National Banned Books Week, for which libraries and ...