I’m a little late with this, and I’m not sure I’ll be able to get a post out in time to join the party myself. If you’re planning to write a banned books post before the end of the week, you should check this out and think about participating. 🙂
Banned Books Week is a yearly event celebrating the freedom to read and protesting censorship or attempts to ban books. I love holidays. The simple fact that they’re holidays are good enough for me, but I also love celebrating them. In honor of this esteemed and book-related holiday, and with some good feedback from y’all, I’ve decided to host a Banned Books Week Blog Party!
The “rules” are simple:
- Choose a book from the ALA lists of banned books, or one that’s been banned/challenged in your area.
- Share a little about the book and why it’s important to you at your online space.
- Tag/ping/message other people to do posts of their own.
- Link back to this post, and leave your link in the comments, so we can all read each others’ responses!
Do this for as many books as you want! Banned Books Week runs September 21-27. I’ll be…
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