Monday, September 27, 2010

Banned Books Week: The 20 most challenged books the decade 2000-2009

1 Harry Potter (series), by J.K. Rowling

2 Alice series, by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

3 The Chocolate War, by Robert Cormier

4 And Tango Makes Three, by Justin Richardson/Peter Parnell

5 Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck

6 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou

7 Scary Stories (series), by Alvin Schwartz

8 His Dark Materials (series), by Philip Pullman

9 TTYL; TTFN; L8R, G8R (series), by Myracle, Lauren

10 The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky

11 Fallen Angels, by Walter Dean Myers

12 It’s Perfectly Normal, by Robie Harris

13 Captain Underpants (series), by Dav Pilkey

14 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain

15 The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison

16 Forever, by Judy Blume

17 The Color Purple, by Alice Walker

18 Go Ask Alice, by Anonymous

19 Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger

20 King and King, by Linda de Haan

Source. You can see the top 100 here.


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