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The Top 10 Most Banned Books on Labor Day

You might think Labor Day is a nice national holiday.

But it’s also a day marked by acts of attempted censorship. Just take a look at the books people have tried to have banned on this day:

10)

9780062357083_28a89

Guys, guys – take it easy.

9)

9781911242871_064ba

Don’t even think about it today.

8)

9781484636039_5a932-2

It doesn’t work at all, today.

7)

 

9781250114938_6117f

Nice try, Machines.

6)

9781426328770_3ab42

We don’t need to know this today.

5)

 

9788854411944_424d8

Not today they don’t.

 

4)

9780763692988_cf42b

Give it a break, plants and trees.

 

3)

9781338182545_7168a

NO NOT WORK THIS FARM.

 

2)

9780062433121_3824e

Put the mallet down, Paddington.

1)

 

9780544824386_6bab5

THE WAY THINGS WORK TOMORROW, MAYBE.

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About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.

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  1. Hilarious!

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