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Banned Books

Books are still challenged and banned everyday across the USA.  Visit ALA's website for more information.

Read a Banned Book!

Stand up for your Right to Read and read a banned book today!

Find these banned and challenged books in the CSULB University Library:

Lord of the Flies

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Handmaid's Tale

The Kite Runner

To Kill a Mockingbird

The Catcher in the Rye

Of Mice and Men

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Bless Me, Ultima


Brave New World

One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

Fahrenheit 451

The Lovely Bones

The House of the Spirits

Flowers for Algernon

You Hear Me

Girl Goddess #9

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian


On My Honor


Baby Be-Bop

Tiger Eyes

Then Again, Maybe I Won't

The Hunger Games (Series)

The Face on the Milk Carton

The Chocolate War

Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes

Whale Talk


Fat Kid Rules the World

The Drowning of Stephan Jones

Olive's Ocean

The Outsiders

Jacob Have I Loved

His Dark Materials Series

Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging (Georgia Nicholson Series)

Harry Potter (Series)

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

What My Mother Doesn't Know

The Boy Who Lost His Face

Looking for Alaska

Thirteen Reasons Why

This One Summer

Most challenged book 2016