Books are challenged or banned in the United States for these reasons.
This year's theme is Celebrating the Freedom to Read. Banned Books Week is September 22-28, 2013. Read the Banned Books Week guide to find out which eight books library staff highlighted this year and to find out where in the United States books are being challenged or banned. View the guide at: http://libguides.chattanoogastate.edu/bannedbooks
And now a return from last year, but in picture form only this year, our paper bags over challenged and banned books. These books are the eight books selected by the Library staff.