Lois Lowry, author of the frequently challenged book, THE GIVER, reads a passage that many target as inappropriate, for the Banned Books Week Virtual Read-Out!
Banned Books Week (September 21-27), highlights the importance of free access to information while spotlighting attempts to remove books from libraries and schools across the country. For more information about Banned Books Week, please visit www.ala.org/bbooks and www.bannedbooksweek.org.
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