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The Top 13 Most Challenged Books of 2022The Top 13 Most Challenged Books of 2022<div class="ExternalClass0C5002C226BD4AD49876DA154D0C8A2E"><h3>​Exercise your freedom to read what you want.​​<br>​</h3><p>"The American Library Association documented 1,269 demands to censor library books and resources in 2022, the highest number of attempted book bans since ALA began compiling data about censorship in libraries more than 20 years ago. The unparalleled number of reported book challenges in 2022 nearly doubles the 729 book challenges reported in 2021. Of the record 2,571 unique titles targeted for censorship, these are the most challenged, including reasons cited for censoring the books."<br></p><p>- the American Library Association<br></p></div>





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A court of mist and furyA court of mist and furyMaas, Sarah J., author.4462270Book9781619634466
All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifestoAll boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifestoJohnson, George M. (George Matthew), 1985-5889750Book9780374312718
CrankCrankHopkins, Ellen, author.4494717Book9781442471818
FlamerFlamerCurato, Mike, author, illustrator.6109775Book9781627796415
Gender queer : a memoirGender queer : a memoirKobabe, Maia, author, illustrator.5743118Book1549304003
Lawn boy : a novelLawn boy : a novelEvison, Jonathan, author.5117620Book9781616202620
Looking for AlaskaLooking for AlaskaGreen, John, 1977-3910968Book0525475060
Me and Earl and the dying girl : a novelMe and Earl and the dying girl : a novelAndrews, Jesse.4005140Book9781419701764
Out of darknessOut of darknessPérez, Ashley Hope, author.4928152Book9781467742023
The Perks of being a wallflowerThe Perks of being a wallflowerChbosky, Stephen.4008586Book9781451696196
The absolutely true diary of a part-time IndianThe absolutely true diary of a part-time IndianAlexie, Sherman, 1966-4265970Book9780316013697
The bluest eyeThe bluest eyeMorrison, Toni, author.5759558Book9780375411557
This book is gayThis book is gayDawson, Juno, author.6432097Book9781728254326