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Big Read 2022: "Beloved": "Beloved" In the News

Graphic: Books Unite Us Censorship Divides Us


The American Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom documents reports of books challenged or banned in communities across the United States. The goal is to make the public aware of censorship efforts and to promote intellectual freedom. Toni Morrison's Beloved and The Bluest Eye frequently make the list.

Learn more about frequently challenged books and authors.

Top 10 Most Challenged Books for 2020