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Timeline: 30 Years of Liberating Literature

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Celebrating the Freedom to Read! "Since 1982, Banned Books Week has rallied librarians, booksellers, authors, publishers, teachers, and readers of all types to celebrate and defend the freedom to read. As we commemorate 30 years of Banned Books Week and enter our 31st year of protecting readers' rights, ALA is pleased to unveil this timeline of significant banned and challenged books." - from the American Library Association.


Warning: The Timeline could take up a bit of your time, it's that engaging!


Want to know why books are banned or challenged? Want to see if one or your favorites has been recently challenged?  Check out which Classic Literature books have been banned - and why.

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