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Book Burning Raises Funds For Blacktip Island Library

The Blacktip Island Bibliophile Society hopes a book burning and bar-b-q event this weekend will raise enough money to rebuild and stock a new library on the small Caribbean island. 459 more words

The Amazon Book Burning


It was bound to happen sooner or later.

It happened sooner.

Amazon began its book-burning campaign this month by banning seventy titles.

Books promoting deviant sex? 382 more words

The Jewish Problem

Book burning gone wrong blamed for 400-acre forest fire in Florida

Authorities in Nassau County, Florida say a book burning is to blame for a recent wildfire which consumed some 400 acres.

Florida Forest Service Public Information Officer Annaleasa Winter tells Global News the wildfire was the largest in Nassau County in almost 20 years. 303 more words


Catching the Rye in a Field of Dreams

If you look at the Wikipedia page for “The Catcher in the Rye”, you’ll notice that they introduce the novel as being “A controversial novel originally published for adults”. 698 more words


Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451  by Ray Bradbury was published in 1953. The novel presents a future American society where books are outlawed and “firemen” burn any that are found. 178 more words



(I have to repeat this yet again:  “There is something wrong with the passage of time!  It is speeding by too fast” —  too fast to take in all the things that each week offers us.) 1,097 more words

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