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Why is the lorax a banned book

Why is The Hunger Games a banned book? The Hunger Games made No. 5 on ALA’s most frequently challenged books, and the whole series later made No. 3. They were banned due to insensitivity, offensive language, violence, anti-family, anti-ethic, and occult/satanic. Why was Charlie and the Chocolate Factory banned? Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by …

Why was charlotte’s web banned

Is Charlotte’s Web still banned in Kansas? Charlotte’s Web by EB White: Banned in Kansas in 2006 because “talking animals are blasphemous and unnatura;l” spider dying was “inappropriate subject matter for a children’s book.” Why is Captain Underpants banned? According to the American Library Association, Pilkey’s Captain Underpants series was explicitly banned in some schools …

Why is the color purple a banned book

Is the color purple a true story? A gentler soul, Alice Walker had a more charitable view of Steven Spielberg when he and musician Quincy Jones approached her in 1984 about making a movie of her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Color Purple.” True, Spielberg was white. True, he was male. … Meanwhile, Walker was suffering …

13 reasons why book setting

Where does 13 Reasons Why take place in the book? Crestmont What year is 13 reasons why set in? 2016: September. The school year begins. It’s the first day of Sophomore year for Clay, Justin, Jessica, Alex, Zach, and several others. What state does 13 Reasons Why take place? Crestmont, California Is 13 Reasons Why …

Why is the color purple banned

Why is the color purple important? The Color Purple, novel by Alice Walker, published in 1982. It won a Pulitzer Prize in 1983. A feminist work about an abused and uneducated African American woman’s struggle for empowerment, The Color Purple was praised for the depth of its female characters and for its eloquent use of …