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BANNED BOOK WEEK GIVEAWAY HOP
This year BANNED BOOK WEEK is featuring frequently challenged Young Adult books!
Here is a list of some young adult books that are currently challenged.
- The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
- Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi (Pantheon Books/Knopf Doubleday)
- The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison (Holt, Rinehart, and Winston)
- The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini (Bloomsbury Publishing)
- The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky (MTV Books/Simon & Schuster)
- Drama, by Raina Telgemeier (Graphix/Scholastic)
- Chinese Handcuffs, by Chris Crutcher (Greenwillow Books/HarperCollins)
- The Giver, by Lois Lowry (HMH Books for Young Readers)
- The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros (Vintage/Knopf Doubleday)
Looking for Alaska, by John Green (Dutton Books/Penguin Random House)
You can pick any book from the list HERE
Seriously, some of these books shocked me that someone would find the offensive, but to each his own. I just dislike the fact that there are some people in this country and world that would prevent others from making their own decision about what they read.
If you live outside of the US, you will get this:
Be sure to check out the giveaway on my YA Blog HERE
Open to anyone that can accept an order from Amazon or PayPal Cash
Open only to those who can legally enter
Winning Entry will be verified prior to prize being awarded. No purchase necessary.
You must be 13 or older to enter .
The winner will be chosen by rafflecopter and announced here as well as emailed and will have 48 hours to respond or a new winner will be chosen.
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Giveaway was organized by BookHounds and sponsored by me.