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Banned & Challenged Comics

This year’s focus for Banned Book week is on Comics and Graphic Novels. Comics and graphic novels aren’t a new area of literature, but have enjoyed a revival in the last few years with the success of the Marvel movies showing a new generation classic comic book characters. The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund has put together a list of recently banned and challenge comic books, but this is not a new trend....

Library Closed: October 2nd for Staff Development

The library will be closed Thursday, October 2nd for a staff development day. We will reopen at 9 am on Friday, October 3rd.  

Free eBooks of Banned & Challenged Classics

Did you know that at least 46 of the Top 100 Novels of the 20th Century have been subjected to challenges and ban attempts? Check out our full list here. Did you also know that there are many legal eBooks online for free? Check out some of these banned classics. They are yours to download without any wait and you get to keep them! The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald 1984, by George Orwell Animal Farm, by George...

Top Banned and Challenged Books for 2013-2014

Ever year the American Library Association (ALA) puts out a informational booklet about Banned Book Week and the top challenged & banned books for the year. You can check out the whole booklet on the ALA’s...

Banned Book Week

Banned Book Week is a week long annual event where libraries, author, publishers, and readers celebrate the freedom we have to read. In a world where information is at our fingertips every hour of the day, books are still being challenged and, sadly, banned. Banned Book Week highlights the fight against censorship. We’ll be celebrating Banned Book Week (Sept 21-27) with displays, events, and a game! Come in...
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