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Ã¢Â€ÂœThe Kite RunnerÃ¢Â€Â is one of the most frequently challenged books by the American Library Association.
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Secily Dorrough reshelves books at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library.
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The Bluest Eyes book at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library.
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The American Library Association’s most frequently challenged books of 2014:
‘The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian,’ by Sherman Alexie
‘Persepolis,’ by Marjane Satrapi
‘And Tango Makes Three,’ by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell
‘The Bluest Eye,’ by Toni Morrison
‘It’s Perfectly Normal,’ by Robie Harris
‘Saga,’ by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
‘The Kite Runner,’ by Khaled Hosseini
‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower,’ by Stephen Chbosky
‘A Stolen Life: A Memoir,’ by Jaycee Dugard
‘Drama,’ by Raina Telgemeier
Posted: Wednesday, December 30, 2015 12:15 am
Updated: 3:31 am, Wed Dec 30, 2015.
Books rarely challenged in local libraries
The American Library Association keeps a list of the most frequently challenged books, many of which are consistent sellers and have been filmed as movies.
Most of the public libraries in the Shoals have many of the titles that appear on the list, but librarians said they rarely hear complaints from patrons.
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Staff writers Russ Corey, Bernie Delinski, Jennifer Edwards and Robert Palmer contributed to this report.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 12:15 am.
Updated: 3:31 am.