Happy Banned Books Week!
This year’s theme is Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us, emphasizing the importance of how books reach across boundaries and build connections, whereas censorship creates barriers.
Don’t forget to share your love of banned books on social! Take a look at some of our favorite banned/challenged books below, snap a selfie, and tweet it out to @BannedBooksWeek with the hashtags #bannedbooksweek and #ireadbannedbooks.
CANCER WARD by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn | 9780374534714 | available now
House of Night series by P.C. and Kristin Cast | 9781466849747 | available now
MIDDLESEX by Jeffrey Eugenides | 9780312427733 | available now
SOME GIRLS ARE by Courtney Summers | 9780312573805 | available now
THE OLD GRINGO by Carlos Fuentes | 9780374530525 | available now
ELEANOR & PARK by Rainbow Rowell | 9781250127082 | available now
NICKEL AND DIMED: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich | 9781250161307 | available now
RUNNING WITH SCISSORS: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs | 9780312422271 | available now
Click here for more information on how you can help support authors whose books have been banned or challenged