Pretty sure Lin-Manuel Miranda would forgive this…
Recently I woke with altered lyrics running through my mind:
“Raise a glass to fREADom
Something they can never take away”
…cuz it’s Banned Books Week, and that always gets me feeling grateful for our freedoms, and also concerned that some people wish to abridge the freedom of others.
So… if you feel like exercising your freedom to read, here’s a list from the ALA of frequently challenged books. And then there’s the list of banned & challenged classics.
See some favorites there? Yeah, me, too.
What’s your favorite banned or challenged book?