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Banned Books Week

Celebrate ALA's annual Banned Books Week, September 24-30, 2017

Infographic of the Top Ten Most Challenged Books of 2016

from the State of America's Libraries Report 2017, courtesy of the American Library Association.

Most Frequently Challenged Titles since 2013

most frequently challenged titles since 2013

Book Challenges by Reason since 2013

Book Challenges by Reason since 2013

Reasons Given for Challenged Books since 2013

Reasons given for the most frequently challenged books since 2013

Most Frequently Challenged Authors since 2013

Most Frequently Challenged Authors since 2013

Book Challenges by State since 2013

Book Challenges by State since 2013

Data from ALA

The infographics in the center were produced by the American Library Association and Huffingtonpost.com for Banned Books Week 2013 and 2014.

Infographic about Banned Books through History