15 Classic Books That Were Once Banned

September 25 through October 1 marked Banned Books Week 2016. Established in 1982, the event celebrates America's freedom to read and aims to communicate the harm of literary censorship. In honor of Banned Books Week, we've compiled a list of popular classics that have been banned in the US at some time in history.
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Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)
2
Slaughterhouse-Five (Kurt Vonnegut)
3
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
4
Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
5
Invisible Man
6
Tropic of Cancer
7
Ulysses
8
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
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9
The Color Purple
10
Native Son (Richard Wright)
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
12
Uncle Tom's Cabin (Harriet Beecher Stowe)
13
The Catcher in the Rye
14
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
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Gone With the Wind (Margaret Mitchell)
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