9 Children’s Books You Never Knew Were Banned

9 Children’s Books You Never Knew Were Banned

Book Culture

Many books have been, for various and usually far-fetched reasons banned in certain places. While there are a large number of banned books, the most surprising are some of the children’s books on this list. We all agree that this sort of censorship should never be allowed, especially for some of these children’s books. It’s no coincidence that most banned children’s books are classics.    Take some time to revisit your childhood and read these books you loved as a kid, and probably didn’t know were banned.   Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll   Image Via Goodreads   Alice’s Adventures in …

9 Children's Books You Never Knew Were Banned

9 Children's Books You Never Knew Were Banned

Book Culture

Many books have been, for various and usually far-fetched reasons banned in certain places. While there are a large number of banned books, the most surprising are some of the children’s books on this list. We all agree that this sort of censorship should never be allowed, especially for some of these children’s books. It’s no coincidence that most banned children’s books are classics.    Take some time to revisit your childhood and read these books you loved as a kid, and probably didn’t know were banned.   Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll   Image Via Goodreads   Alice’s Adventures in …

These Books We LOVE Almost Didn’t Exist

These Books We LOVE Almost Didn’t Exist

Book Culture

Seven days. 16 cities. Countless books and plays.    Banned Books Week is an event to celebrate all the books and plays that almost got the boot throughout history. There’s no doubt we’ll be taking part in it. This month, from September 24th to 30th, organizations will be paying homage to the books that faced challenges, bans, or censorship while being released.   The Dramatists Legal Defense Fund (DLDF), which fights for the First Amendment as well as funding for the arts. Their commemoration to those badass books will be a show called ‘Banned Together: A Censorship Celebration Cabaret‘ that will …