Topics » Education   Sept. 28, 2011

Seven Notable Banned Books

Once Banned, Now a Classic

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Once Banned, Now a Classic

Written by Harper Lee, "To Kill a Mockingbird" has been the target of challenges and bans in schools for a variety of reasons over the years, especially because of its racial, sexual and suggestive language themes. NewsHour Extra recently took a look back at the classic novel on its 50th anniversary.

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