Banning Books- say it isn’t so!

It’s Banned Books Week Sept. 29 – Oct. 6

And Tango Makes Three grab

Here is a list of the 2006 Most Challenged Books

1. And Tango Makes Three – Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell
2. Gossip Girls series – Cecily Von Ziegesar
3. Alice series – Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
4. The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things – Carolyn Mackler
5. The Bluest Eye – Toni Morrison
6. Scary Stories series – Alvin Schwartz
7. Athletic Shorts – Chris Crutcher
8. The Perks of Being a Wallflower – Stephen Chbosky
9. Beloved – Toni Morrison
10. The Chocolate War – Robert Cormier

See a short video clip produced by the Office of Intellectual Freedom http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3mGlp4GT6k

Fairfield University community – have you read any good banned books lately?  If so, we would like to hear about it – please click on the Comments link below this posting.

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