Seven Notable Banned Books
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A Danger to Society?
Held annually during the last week of September, the American Library Association's Banned Books Week
draws attention to censorship and First Amendment issues by spotlighting actual or attempted banning of books across the U.S.
Here are seven books that made the list of the ALA's Top 100 Banned/Challenged Books: 2000-2009.
provides a list of specific book bans and challenges between 2006 and 2010 in the U.S.