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Banned Books Week: Most Challenged Books

Banned Books Week -- Sept. 18-24, 2022

"Read a Banned Book" graphic

Lists

graphic with cover images of the top 10 challenged books 2021

By year: Every year, the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) compiles a list of the Top 10 Most Challenged Books.

By decade: Lists of the 100 most frequently challenged books for 1990-1999, 2000-2009, 2010-2019.

Children's Books

Young Adult Books

Classics

Books with Diverse Content

 

This information is from ALA's "Frequently Challenged Books" webpage.

Videos

Banned Books Week YouTube Channel

 

Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2019

 

Top 11 Most Challenged Books of 2018

 

Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2017

 

Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2016

 

Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2015