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Banned Books Week!

Sometimes, living in (or under, if not necessarily in) a country that has very little government regulation of printed material, it’s easy to forget about all the places in the world that keep strict hold of their publishing houses. 624 more words


Banned Books Week - Pt. 1: On The Practice Of Banning Books.

Banned Books Week is an annual event hosted by the American Library Association to celebrate the freedom to read and to spread awareness about censorship efforts affecting schools and libraries across the United States. 358 more words

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Banned Book Week: I am Jazz

I am Jazz
by Jessica Herthel and Jazz Jennings

Reasons for challenges: Inaccurate, homosexuality, sex education, religious viewpoint, and unsuited for age group.

This children’s book is the story of Jazz Jennings, a transgender young woman, who knew from a very young age that the body she was born with was not the right body for her. 193 more words


Happy Banned Books Week


If you’re a book lover you might’ve already known about this wonderful, wonderful holiday. Which should be made into a federal one so we can get the week off to read as many banned books as want.   701 more words


10 Challenged/Banned Classic Books

Today kicks of Banned Books Week, which goes until Oct 1 this year. In support of the initiative, here’s 10 classics that are often banned/challenged that I highly recommend people read. 705 more words


Banned Book Week Giveaway Hop

Welcome Friends!! Today marks the beginning of Banned Books Week. If you are unfamiliar with what Banned Books Week is about then click HERE for lots of facts and info! 138 more words


Banned Books Week

Hear ye, hear ye! Calling all book lovers! According to the American Library Association (ALA), we shall be celebrating “Banned Books Week” from Sep. 866 more words

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