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Banned Books: Banned Books

Top Ten Challenged Books of 2011

Here are the Top Ten Challenged Books of 2011 according to the American Library Association.

Banned Books Week

Celebrate Banned Books Week

September 30 - October 6, 2012

Reprinted by permission of the American Library Association.

Map of Banned & Challenged Books


View Book Bans and Challenges, 2007-2011 in a larger map

'This map is drawn from cases documented by ALA and the Kids' Right to Read Project, a collaboration of the National Coalition Against Censorship and the American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression. Details are available in ALA's "Books Banned and Challenged 2007-2008; 2008-2009; 2009-2010; and 2010-2011," and the "Kids' Right to Read Project Report."' - Banned Books Week website

I'd Like to Find *Bleep*



This video was produced by AL Focus, part of the American Libraries Magazine, in recognition of Banned Books Week, September 27-October 4, 2008, and in cooperation with ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom.

Banned Books in the News

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