Apr 12 2011
The American Library Association has released its list of the top 10 most frequently challenged books of 2010. This year's top 10 are:
"I've read in passing that people were concerned about the level of violence in the books," says Suzanne Collins, author of the Hunger Games series, "That's not unreasonable. They are violent. It's a war trilogy."
"It almost makes me happy to hear books still have that kind of power," says Sherman Alexie, "And there's nothing in my book that even compares to what kids can find on the Internet."
Blood at the Root
"A gripping, timely, and important examination of American racism."
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