#BannedBooksWeek: The Kite Runner

It’s been quite a while since I read The Kite Runner, but was intrigued when I saw it on this years top ten list. According to the ALA Field Report there were some challenges that resulted in the book remaining on  the school reading lists, but there were some where the book was removed from … Continue reading #BannedBooksWeek: The Kite Runner


#BannedBooksWeek: This One Summer

This book had been on my “To Read” list for a while, since it appeared on a Banned Books List a few years ago. But it took me until this year to actually pick it up and read it. I’ll admit, I wasn’t wowwed. It was good, but I had a hard time really connecting … Continue reading #BannedBooksWeek: This One Summer

#BannedBooksWeek: The Hate U Give

With a movie coming out soon, this book has garnered additional attention lately. I had been intending to read it anyhow, and finally got myself off of the wait-list for the ebook from the library. I really, really, enjoyed this book. Yes, it deals with a very difficult topic. Yes, there is swearing in it. … Continue reading #BannedBooksWeek: The Hate U Give