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Banned and Challenged Classics From ALA

Each year, the ALA's (American Library Association) Office for Intellectual Freedom records hundreds of attempts by individuals and groups to have books removed from libraries shelves and from classrooms.
The titles below represent banned or challenged books on that list. For more information on why these books were challenged, visit challenged classics and the Banned Books Week Web site.
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye
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The Grapes of Wrath
The Grapes of Wrath
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To Kill a Mocking Bird
To Kill a Mocking Bird
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The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
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Ulysses
Ulysses
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Beloved, by Toni Morrison
Beloved, by Toni Morrison
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Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
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1984 (George Orwell)
1984 (George Orwell)
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Lolita
Lolita
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Of Mice and Men
Of Mice and Men
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Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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Animal Farm
Animal Farm
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The Sun Also Rises
The Sun Also Rises
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As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
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A Farewell to Arms (By Ernest Hemingway)
A Farewell to Arms (By Ernest Hemingway)
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Their Eyes Were Watching God
Their Eyes Were Watching God
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Invisible Man
Invisible Man
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Song of Solomon
Song of Solomon
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Gone With the Wind
Gone With the Wind
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Native Son
Native Son
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Slaughter House Five
Slaughter House Five
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For Whom the Bell Tolls (Ernest Hemingway)
For Whom the Bell Tolls (Ernest Hemingway)
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All the King's Men
All the King's Men
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The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings
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The Jungle (Upton Sinclair)
The Jungle (Upton Sinclair)
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Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lady Chatterley's Lover
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A Clockwork Oragne
A Clockwork Oragne
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The Awakening
The Awakening
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In Cold Blood
In Cold Blood
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The Satanic Verses (Salman Rushdie)
The Satanic Verses (Salman Rushdie)
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Sophie's Choice
Sophie's Choice
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Sons and Lovers
Sons and Lovers
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Cat's Cradle (Kurt Vonnegut)
Cat's Cradle (Kurt Vonnegut)
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A Separate Peace
A Separate Peace
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The Naked Lunch
The Naked Lunch
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Brideshead Revisited
Brideshead Revisited
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Women in Love
Women in Love
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