aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,

Book banning - the evil is often in the eye of the beholder

Family Circle has a well-balanced article on people who try to get books pulled from library shelves.

Suzanne Collins was the third most challenged work in the U.S. in 2011, criticized for being "anti-family" and "anti-ethnic," and for its offensive language and violence. J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter was the most frequently banned series from 2000 to 2009 for being too focused on the occult and Satanism.

Read more here.

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