Readers Services

Favorite Banned Books

The APL Readers Services staff's favorite challenged or banned books

Fiction
Title Author Call Number
The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood FIC Atwood
Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut FIC Vonnegut
Pillars of the Earth Ken Follett FIC Follett
Lord of the Flies William Golding FIC Golding
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee FIC Lee
The Bluest Eye Toni Morrison AAC Morrison
The Catcher in the Rye J.D. Salinger FIC Salinger
Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck FIC Steinbeck
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain FIC Twain
The Color Purple Alice Walker AAC Walker
Juvenile and YA Fiction
Title Author Call Number
Deenie Judy Blume J Blume
James and the Giant Peach Roald Dahl J Dahl
The Witches Roald Dahl J Dahl
The Outsiders S.E. Hinton Y Hinton
A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle J L'Engle
The Giver Lois Lowry J Lowry
Nonfiction
Title Author Call Number
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Maya Angelou 92 Angelou

Compiled by the APL Readers Services Dept. -- Sept. 2006

Last updated: December 12, 2012
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