Banned Books Week Poll Results

Thanks so much to everyone who stopped by to see our display in the Union, as well as those of you who mentioned Banned Books Week in your classes–we had a great turn out.

As promised, here are the results from our poll:

The top 10 most frequently read banned/challenged books at BSU:

To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee 75%
Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck 70%
Anne Frank: The diary of a young girl, by Anne Frank 66%
The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald 64%
The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins 60%
The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien 53%
The Lord of the Flies, by William Golding 49%
Animal Farm, by George Orwell 48%
Captain Underpants (series), by Dav Pilkey 48%
The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger 47%

Keep reading those dangerous books!