Thursday, September 5, 2013

Banned and Challenged Books available at the Library

The following is a list of books available at the South Sioux City Public Library, that had been challenged or banned by other libraries.

1984, by George Orwell
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie.Reasons
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain
The Adventures of Super Diaper Baby: The First Graphic Novel by George Beard and Harold Hutchins
Alice series, by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
All the King's Men, by Robert Penn Warren
Always Running, by Luis Rodriguez
America: A Novel, by E.R. Frank
An American Tragedy, by Theodore Dreiser
Anastasia (series), by Lois Lowry
Angus, Thongs, and Full Frontal Snogging, by Louise Rennison
Animal Farm, by George Orwell
Are You There, God?  It’s Me, Margaret, by Judy Blume
Arming America, by Michael Bellasiles
As I Lay Dying, by William Faulkner
Athletic Shorts, by Chris Crutcher
The Awakening, by Kate Chopin
Beloved, by Toni MorrisonReasons
Black Boy, by Richard Wright
Bless Me, Ultima, by Rudolfo Anaya
Blood and Chocolate, by Annette Curtis Klause
Blubber, by Judy Blume
The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison
The Boy Who Lost His Face, by Louis Sachar
Bumps in the Night, by Harry Allard
Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley
Brideshead Revisited, by Evelyn Waugh
Bridge To Terabithia, by Katherine Paterson
The Call of the Wild, by Jack London
Captain Underpants (series), by Dav Pilkey.Reasons
Catch-22, by Joseph Heller
Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger
Cat's Cradle, by Kurt Vonnegut
The Chocolate War, by Robert Cormier
A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess
The Color Purple, by Alice Walker
Crazy: A Novel, by Benjamin Lebert
Crazy Lady, by Jane Leslie Conly
Cut, by Patricia McCormick
Daughters of Eve, by Lois Duncan
A Day No Pigs Would Die, by Robert Newton Peck
Draw Me A Star, by Eric Carle
The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big, Round Things, by Carolyn Mackler
The Face on the Milk Carton, by Caroline B. Cooney
The Facts Speak for Themselves, by Brock Cole
Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury
Fallen Angels, by Walter Dean Myers
A Farewell to Arms, by Ernest Hemingway
Fat Kid Rules the World, by K.L. Going
Fifty Shades of Grey, by E. L. James.Reasons
The Fighting Ground, by Avi
Forever, by Judy Blume
For Whom the Bell Tolls, by Ernest Hemingway
Friday Night Lights, by H.G. Bissenger
The Giver, by Lois Lowry
The Glass Castle, by Jeanette WallsReasons
Go Ask Alice, by Anonymous
Go Tell it on the Mountain, by James Baldwin
Gone with the Wind, by Margaret Mitchell
Goosebumps (series), by R.L. Stine
Gossip Girl (series), by Cecily von Ziegesar
The Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck
The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Great Gilly Hopkins, by Katherine Paterson
Grendel, by John Gardner
I Saw Esau, by Iona Opte
The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood
Harris and Me, by Gary Paulsen
Harry Potter (series), by J.K. Rowling
His Dark Materials (series), by Philip Pullman
The House of the Spirits, by Isabel Allende
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou
In Cold Blood, by Truman Capote
In the Night Kitchen, by Maurice Sendak
Invisible Man, by Ralph Ellison
It’s Perfectly Normal, by Robie Harris
It’s So Amazing, by Robie Harris
Julie of the Wolves, by Jean Craighead George
The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair
Junie B. Jones (series), by Barbara Park
Kaffir Boy, by Mark Mathabane
To Kill A Mockingbird, by Harper Lee
Killing Mr. Griffen, by Lois Duncan
King and King, by Linda de Haan
The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini.Reasons
Life is Funny, by E.R. Frank
Looking for Alaska, by John Green.Reasons
The Lord of the Flies, by William Golding
The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien
Lolita, by Vladmir Nabokov
The Lovely Bones, by Alice Sebold
Mick Harte Was Here, by Barbara Park
My Brother Sam Is Dead, by James Lincoln Collier
The Naked and the Dead, by Norman Mailer
Naked Lunch, by William S. Burroughs
Native Son, by Richard Wright
Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck
Olive’s Ocean, by Kevin Henkes
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, by Ken Kesey
The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky
A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving
Rabbit, Run, by John Updike
Rainbow Boys, by Alex Sanchez
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, by Mildred Taylor
Scary Stories (series), by Alvin SchwartzReasons
A Separate Peace, by John Knowles
Shade’s Children, by Garth Nix
Slaughterhouse-Five, by Kurt Vonnegut
Snow Falling on Cedars, by David Guterson
Song of Solomon, by Toni Morrison
Sophie's Choice, by William Styron
Speak, by Laurie Halse Anderson
Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes, by Chris Crutcher
The Stupids (series), by Harry Allard
Summer of My German Soldier, by Bette Green
The Sun Also Rises, by Ernest Hemingway
And Tango Makes Three, by Peter Parnell and Justin Richardson
The Terrorist, by Caroline B. Cooney
Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston
The Things They Carried, by Tim O’Brien
Thirteen Reasons Why, by Jay Asher.Reasons
Tiger Eyes, by Judy Blume
A Time to Kill, by John Grisham
To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee
Tropic of Cancer, by Henry Miller
ttyl; ttfn; l8r g8r (series), by Lauren Myracle
Ulysses, by James Joyce
The Upstairs Room, by Johanna Reiss
We All Fall Down, by Robert Cormier
Whale Talk, by Chris Crutcher
What My Mother Doesn’t Know, by Sonya Sones
What’s Happening to My Body Book, by Lynda Madaras
When Dad Killed Mom, by Julius Lester
Women in Love, by D.H. Lawrence
A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeline L’Engle
You Hear Me?, by Betsy Franco


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