The Banned Book List
Each year, the ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom records hundreds of attempts by individuals and groups to have books removed from libraries shelves and from classrooms.
Come by and browse a banned book from our “Banned Book Table” and support freedom of expression.
- One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
- Naked Lunch by William Burroughs
- Leaves of Grassby Walt Whitman
- The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
- The Satanic Versesby Salman Rushdie
- The Jungleby Upton Sinclair
- Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller
- and Tango Makes Threeby Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell, Illustrated by Henry Cole