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Happy Banned Book Week! Banned Book Week runs from September 25 to October 1, 2016 and is an opportunity to celebrate our freedom to read while raising awareness about the ongoing problem of censorship.
All information for today’s How Well Do You Know…quiz has been drawn from http://www.bannedbooksweek.org/ and http://www.ala.org/bbooks/banned. We strongly encourage you to check out these resources for additional information, more detailed explanations, events, and support for anyone facing censorship concerns.
How Well Do You Know…Banned Book Week?
1. What year was Banned Book Week started?
2. The most challenged book of 2015 was…
a. Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
b. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
c. I Am Jazz by Jessica Herthel and Jazz Jennings
d. Looking for Alaska by John Green
3. There is a difference between “banned” and “challenged” books.