Thursday, October 02, 2008

Thursday Thirteen

13 challenged books that also make the top novels list by Lany

1. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
2. The Color Purple, Alice Walker
3. Beloved, Toni Morrison
4. The Lord of the Flies, William Golding
5. 1984, George Orwell
6. Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck
7. Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad
8. Their Eyes were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston
9. Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison
10. Song of Solomon, Toni Morrison
11. Gone with the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
12. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Ken Kesey
13 A Separate Peace, John Knowles I had to leave in the first reason it was challenged *blank blinks*: Challenged in Vernon-Verona-Sherill, NY School District (1980) as a "filthy, trashy sex novel."

Source: ALA

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