We compile lists of challenged books in order to inform the public about censorship efforts that affect libraries and schools. Books written for YA audiences, those featuring a YA main character, and classics that regularly appear on high school required reading lists. Skip to main content. Adler, C. Speak Anderson, Laurie Halse.
This list of the most commonly challenged books in the United States refers to books sought to be removed or otherwise restricted from public access, typically from a library or a school curriculum. This list is primarily based on U. According to the OIF, the top three reasons for challenging such materials were that they contained "sexually explicit" content, "offensive" language, or were "unsuited to age group". The list is sorted alphabetically by default.
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The Bluest Eye , published in , is the first novel written by author Toni Morrison. The novel takes place in Lorain, Ohio Morrison's hometown , and tells the story of a young African-American girl named Pecola who grows up during the years following the Great Depression. Set in , the story tells that due to her mannerisms and dark skin, she is consistently regarded as "ugly".
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