10 Most Challenged Books of 2020

10 Most Challenged Books of 2020

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Every year, the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom releases a list of the top ten most banned or challenged books of the year. They take surveys and reports from libraries, schools, and independent media; and even then, they reported that “82-97% of book challenges remain unreported and receive no media.” That being said, of the 273 books the ALA saw mentioned as being challenged, these are those that were the most recurrent.   George by Alex Gino George focuses on a young, born male, child who knows deep down she is a girl. When the class puts on Charlotte’s Web, George …

10 ‘Of Mice and Men’ Quotes to Celebrate Your Epic Friendships

10 ‘Of Mice and Men’ Quotes to Celebrate Your Epic Friendships

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George and Lennie have held the title of ‘greatest bromance’ in literature since 1937. In honor of the classic novella’s publication anniversary, the following Of Mice and Men quotes should help you celebrate your greatest friendships. A couple might be hurtful, but all are said with love.     Image via Amazon     1. “Jesus Christ, Lennie! You can’t remember nothing that happens, but you remember ever’ word I say.” – George     2. “I got you to look after me, and you got me to look after you.” – Lennie     3. Lennie: “You said I …