Banned Books Week: Free Your Mind
September 24−October 1, 2011
Banned Books Week (BBW) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment. Held during the last week of September, Banned Books Week highlights the benefits of free and open access to information while drawing attention to the harms of censorship by spotlighting actual or attempted bannings of books across the United States.
Below is a list of Youth and Young Adult books that were banned in 2010-2011:
by Laurie Halse Anderson