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!