2014's Most Frequently Challenged Books

ALA List of 2014's Most Frequently Challenged Books Released

News by Raine Winters April 15, 2015
Take a look at this past year's most controversial books.
Frequently Challenged Book List

Bad Boys: American Library Association Releases Frequently Challenged Book List

News by Peter Derk April 16, 2014
The ALA has released its annual list of Frequently Challenged books. And the winners are...
YA Fiction Increasingly Targeted by the Book Censors

YA Fiction Increasingly Targeted by the Book Censors

News by Dean Fetzer September 24, 2013
The American Library Association has revealed that attempts to ban books are “increasingly driven by the desire to protect teenagers from tales of sex, drugs and suicide in young adult fiction”.
Captain Underpants tops list of 'challenged books'

Captain Underpants Tops List of ‘Challenged Books’ for 2012

News by Dean Fetzer April 16, 2013
In a list that usually includes Pulitzer-prize winners, this year’s most challenged book is... Captain Underpants?
Libraries want to lend books - and it helps readers find books they like!

Surprise! eBook Borrowers Buy Books Too!

News by Dean Fetzer
A new survey suggests that people in the US who borrow eBooks from libraries also buy books - suggesting publishers have got it wrong.