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Banned or Challenged Books

Based on tag: Banned or Challenged Books

Members: 26 participating members (show all)

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2
70,450 members, 1,357 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Explanations:

aspirit (37): On ALA top challenged books list

3
83,360 members, 1,101 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

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aspirit (157): Burned by a New Mexican church along with TLotR, 2001

14
48,878 members, 699 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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aspirit (16): On ALA top challenged books list

26
34,837 members, 609 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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aspirit (51): On ALA top most challenged books list

27
28,923 members, 309 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
28
20,452 members, 381 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Explanations:

aspirit (43): On ALA top challenged books list

31
38,924 members, 491 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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aspirit (6): One of the most frequently banned books in the USA

32
37,332 members, 1,070 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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aspirit (66): On ALA top challenged books list

34
25,247 members, 451 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
36
48,668 members, 1,240 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

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aspirit (33): On ALA top challenged books list

37
29,203 members, 523 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)
38
17,126 members, 162 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
39
12,953 members, 201 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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aspirit (5): One of the most frequently banned books in the USA

40
10,847 members, 128 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
41
40,502 members, 644 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)
42
33,647 members, 916 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)
43
21,404 members, 418 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)
44
11,734 members, 181 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)
45
10,862 members, 106 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)
46
7,150 members, 344 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Explanations:

aspirit (18): On ALA top challenged books list

47
2,167 members, 304 reviews
4.47 stars (4.47 stars)

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aspirit (9): On ALA and CLA most challenged books lists

48
56,192 members, 3,362 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

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aspirit (50): On ALA top challenged books list

49
41,583 members, 1,285 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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aspirit (45): On ALA top challenged books list

50
32,989 members, 699 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
51
23,821 members, 349 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
52
23,669 members, 365 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
53
22,121 members, 280 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)
54
21,780 members, 316 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
55
21,064 members, 303 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
56
18,701 members, 283 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
57
16,968 members, 316 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)
58
16,901 members, 337 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
59
14,575 members, 186 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
60
12,610 members, 107 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)
61
12,422 members, 197 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)
62
11,734 members, 207 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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aspirit (44): On ALA top challenged books list

63
10,554 members, 766 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

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aspirit (65): On ALA top challenged books list

64
10,425 members, 126 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
65
9,424 members, 157 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)
66
5,759 members, 132 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)
67
1,712 members, 45 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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aethercowboy (3): In 2021, the Seuss estate ceased publication of this book. Auction site eBay subsequently banned the book from sale on their platform.

68
1,022 members, 11 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)
69
843 members, 75 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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aspirit (23): On ALA's list of most frequently challenged books in the 1990s

70
53,435 members, 2,210 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

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aspirit (62): On ALA top challenged books list

71
36,864 members, 495 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)
72
22,972 members, 336 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)
73
21,679 members, 374 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)
74
21,551 members, 409 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)
75
20,540 members, 306 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)
76
20,285 members, 223 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)
77
19,754 members, 155 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
78
18,540 members, 763 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: dara85, PuddinTame, aspirit, ahef1963

Score: 4

Explanations:

aspirit (55): On ALA top challenged books list

79
18,352 members, 696 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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aspirit (11): On ALA and CLA most challenged books lists

80
16,366 members, 244 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
81
13,490 members, 195 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)
82
12,155 members, 178 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)
83
11,449 members, 242 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)
84
11,324 members, 127 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)
85
9,430 members, 125 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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aspirit (41): On ALA top challenged books list

86
8,500 members, 169 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)
87
7,889 members, 205 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)
88
7,743 members, 305 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

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aspirit (89): Partially banned in Chicago schools, 2013

89
6,886 members, 412 reviews
4.48 stars (4.48 stars)

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aspirit (31): On ALA top challenged books list

90
5,994 members, 232 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

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aspirit (47): On ALA top challenged books list

91
5,568 members, 82 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
92
5,025 members, 103 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
93
3,911 members, 83 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

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aethercowboy (1): In 2021, the Seuss estate ceased publication of this book. Auction site eBay subsequently banned the book from sale on their platform.

94
925 members, 29 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)
95
845 members, 10 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

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aethercowboy (5): In 2021, the Seuss estate ceased publication of this book. Auction site eBay subsequently banned the book from sale on their platform.

96
21,075 members, 232 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)
97
20,571 members, 267 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)
98
16,475 members, 724 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

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aspirit (42): On ALA top challenged books list

99
15,698 members, 212 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: alex68, kara.shamy, ahef1963

Score: 3

100
15,454 members, 187 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Brandy1411, PuddinTame, ahef1963

Score: 3

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About this list

Started by: LucindaLibri (September 2012)

Type: Unnumbered

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