banned books

“It was a pleasure to burn” – Farhenheit 451


What’s on your bucket list?


  • Read books on the banned book list

  • Raise life-long readers

  • Join a book club

  • Read more

  • Buy more books …


Come join our Banned Books Read-A-Thon and celebrate the freedom to read. We’ll be highlighting great books that people have banned and set to fire as we look at the differing ideologies, practices, and beliefs that reflect the world around us.

Banned Book Virtual Marathon Read Series

One book, each month, one world

begins at 1pm, available on demand after live reading, admission free


Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Saturday, April 2


And Tango Makes 3 by Justin Richardson

available on demand beginning May 21


The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

Saturday, June 4

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

Saturday, July 9

Bring Your Own Banned Book—Selections from Silenced Voices

Saturday, August 6

Night by Elie Wiesel

September date tba