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Jun 11, 2021AMB_4 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
This is the quintessential Banned Books Week book for middle grade. It features, throughout, titles of books that have been at one time or another banned in libraries for various reasons. Fourth grader Amy tries to check out her favorite…
Jan 07, 2021
This book brings to thought that the power of books and the written word is remarkable.
Nov 13, 2020green_wolf_2151 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
This book is very good. Really like how Amy stands up for herself!
Dec 18, 2019CASSIE ERIN KELLEY rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
This was a random read I picked up in the children’s section while looking for a Roald Dahl book. I was interested because of the title, and I wasn’t disappointed. I enjoyed the story of the problems with censorship and learning to speak…
Jul 21, 2018readingfairy rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
This was an awesome book! I don't rate books with 5 stars often, but this one definitely got it!! It shows readers the importance of the First Amendment and that you should stand up for the things you know are right. I loved the main…
Mar 02, 2018lindsay_r rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
I loved this book and its love for books and libraries! It's a very charming story of standing up for what's right and learning to speak up. It was fun to read as a library worker who grew up with many of the banned books listed, and I'm…
Feb 23, 2018coloradobuck rated this title 4.5 out of 5 stars
As a grownup, I enjoyed this book very much!! I now want to read all the books that were in the banned list. Quick read. Thought provoking. Great development of main character from timid and meek girl into someone who speaks out for what…
Feb 23, 2018
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Dec 19, 2017ArapahoeBetsy rated this title 3.5 out of 5 stars
When Amy Anne's favorite book is removed from her school library, she wants to speak out, but can't. That's a hard thing for a lot of kids to do! Instead, she starts running a banned books library out of her locker. There are…
Nov 19, 2017samcmar rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
I enjoyed Ban This Book. It's the story of a girl whose favourite library book has been removed from her school's collection on the challenge by one parent. This parent then uses her power of the school to have other popular titles banned…
Sep 12, 2017blue_bird_4837 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
This book was really fun!!! I would recommend this book to kids who want to be lawyers, and for people who like reading banned books. Reason that this book might be banned: 1) Way to awesome, 2) Teaches kids to stand up for what they…