Banned Books Week: Nonfiction

Created on July 22, 2021, 3:31 pm

Last Updated August 19, 2021, 10:02 am

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Challenged and banned for being too political and for the author's public statements.
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Challenged regularly for LGBTQIA+ content.
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Challenged and banned for LGBTQIA+ content.
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Challenged and banned every year since being published for sexually explicit content.
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Challenged for being too political.
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Challenged and banned for violence.
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Banned for sexually explicit content and depictions of substance abuse.
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Challenged and banned in public libraries for LGBTQIA+ and sexually explicit content.
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Challenged and banned for being anti-American or anti-Christian and for sexually explicit content.
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Banned for decades during the Red Scare, this title is still regularly challenged for being anti-American
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Banned and challenged in school libraries for violence, substance abuse, explicit language, and sexually explicit content.
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Challenged and banned in school libraries for explicit language, being anti-Christian, and promoting socialism.
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Challenged at libraries for being too political and controversial.
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Banned and challenged for being perceived as encouraging suicide.
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Banned in New York for violence and being perceived as anti-American and anti-Christian.