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Top 10 challenged titles

by Lindsay B - 0 Comment(s)

Hi everyone!

According to the American Libraries Association (ALA), US librarians received 464 requests to take books off shelves in 2012. Here is a link to an interesting article about the top ten challnged titles of last year and the reasons behind those challenges.

http://www.theguardian.com/books/gallery/2013/sep/24/banned-books-week-top-10-challenged-titles-pictures?commentpage=1#/?picture=417231425&index=0

Freedom to Read Week

by Lindsay B - 0 Comment(s)

Here is a display at the Saddletowne library for Freedom to Read Week!! Come into the library and pick up some titles that have been banned or challenged in some parts of the world.