Banned Books Week 2013



Band Books Week is dedicated to celebrating the freedom to read any book. This event focuses on eradicating any kind of censorship that comes from restricting access to a specific type of book. More information on

List of Banned Books 2013

1. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

2 Feed by M.T. Anderson

3. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

4. Stone Dreams by  Akram Aylisli

5. Uncle Bobby’s Wedding by Sarah S. Brannen

6. Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card

7. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

8. When It Happens Susane Colasanti

9. The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell

10. Carter Finally Gets It by Brent Crawford

11. Nickel and Dimed by Barbra Ehrenreich

12. Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel

13. Looking for Alaska by John Green

14. Tintin in the Congo by Hergé [Georges Remi]

15. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

16. Totally Joe by James Howe

17. The Popularity Papers by Amy Ignatow

18. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

19. Different Seasons by Stephen King

20. Sidescrollers by Loux Matthew

21. Allah, Liberty, and Love by Irshad Manji

22. 500 Years of Chicano History in Pictures by Elizabeth Martinez

23. Neonomicon by Alan Moore

24. Beloved by Toni Morrison

25. Fallen Angels by Walter Dean Myers

26. Intensely Alice by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

27. Muslim Women and the Challenges of Islamic Extremism by Norani Othman, ed.

28. Fight Club by Chuck Palaniuk

29. The Family Book by Todd Parr

30. A Child Called It by Dave Pelzer

31. The Body of Christopher Creed by Carol Plum-Ucci

32. In Our Mothers’ House by Patricia Polacco

33. And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell

34. Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

35. Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare

36. Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld

37. A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley

38. Waterland by Graham Swift

39. Hero-Heel 2 by Makoto Tateno

40. The Dirty Cowboy by Amy Timberlake

41. Stuck in Neutral by Terry Trueman

42. The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls

43. Robopocalypse by David Howard Wilson

44. The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe