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Classic Books
  • Authored by: Steven Otfinoski
  • From the Series: Our Freedom to Read
  • Trim Size: 6 X 9
  • ISBN-10: 1604130296
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-60413-029-4
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $40.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea House
  • Published: 01/01/2009
  • Dewey Number: 098
  • Reading Level: Grades 5-8
  • Pages: 144


A surprising number of "classic" works of literature have been banned from schools and libraries. Classic Books contains entries on some of the most frequently challenged books in America.

Coverage includes:

  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  • The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  • The Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • and many more.


Appendixes. Index.

About the Author(s)

Steven Otfinoski has been writing for more than three decades. He is the author of Nineteenth-Century Writers in the American Profiles series, Great Black Writers, Latinos in the Arts, and many other books for Facts On File and Chelsea House.

Reviews and Awards

"[A] thorough examination...cover[s] a broad range of literature...The writing is clear and the author provides both sides of the debate...allowing readers to draw their own conclusions. Solid information for report writers and teachers."

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