Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 29, 2017

Banned Books Week Top 5, #1

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Reasons: challenged often because it includes LGBT characters, drug use and profanity, and it was considered sexually explicit with mature themes

(Note: this was not even on last year’s list!)

Read a 2016 statement from the author and illustrator (sisters!) about being on the list.

So, that wraps up Banned Books Week 2017! Our Banned Books Week Guide will be available through Oct. 6.

Thanks for reading this week, and keep reading those banned books!

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