Monthly Archives: September 2013

5 Banned Books You Should Read to Celebrate Banned Book Week


Today marks the beginning of Banned Books Week, an annual event sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) to highlight the censorship of books current, recent and past. Notable titles that have been banned or challenged include: “To Kill a Mockingbird,” “Captain Underpants” (you know you’ve read it!) and “The Kite Runner.” Reasons for these