Most Challenged Books of 2018 Bookmark
Banned Books Week is September 22-28, 2019.
Celebrate the freedom to read and spotlight censorship with these bookmarks that list the Top 11 Most Challenged Books of 2018, compiled by the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom. In 2018, the American Library Association tracked 347 challenges to library, school, and university materials and services. Spark conversations with these informational bookmarks, that match the theme of Banned Books Week 2019 -- “Censorship leaves us in the dark. Keep the light on” – and include a link to ala.org/bbooks for further resources on defending the freedom to read.
Banned Books Week is an annual event that celebrates the freedom to read and draws attention to the harms of censorship. Find program and display ideas at ala.org/bbooks.