Most-challenged books meme
How many of the American Library Association's top 100 most frequently challenged books have you read?
Kevin Drum has logged 14.
Let's see how I do...
3. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
4. The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier
5. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
6. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
9. Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
13. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
17. A Day No Pigs Would Die by Robert Newton Peck
18. The Color Purple by Alice Walker
21. The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson
22. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
25. In the Night Kitchen by Maurice Sendak
27. The Witches by Roald Dahl
28. The New Joy of Gay Sex by Charles Silverstein
29. Anastasia Krupnik (Series) by Lois Lowry
32. Blubber by Judy Blume
36. Final Exit by Derek Humphry
37. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
41. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
46. Deenie by Judy Blume
47. Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
51. A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
52. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
56. James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
57. The Anarchist Cookbook by William Powell
67. The House of Spirits by Isabel Allende
72. Women on Top: How Real Life Has Changed Women’s Fantasies by Nancy Friday
78. Tiger Eyes by Judy Blume
88. Where's Waldo by Martin Hanford
96. How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell
Twenty-nine. Frankly, I'm disappointed in myself.
Update: Appropriately enough, it turns out that a blog called Ahistoricality independently originated the ALA meme before I did.