Readers.com Blog has created an infographic that lists banned and challenged books since the 15th century to present days.
You’ll find on the list classic novels, but also children’s and teen literature. The visual also describes the difference between book bannings and book challenges.
There are several reasons to ban or challenge the book. The most common are offensive language, sexual content, and unsuited for age group.
Click or tap the infographic to see it enlarged.
Via Electric Literature.
More infographics to check out:
- Forbidden books from around the world (infographic)
- 10 must-read books on user experience and usability (infographic)
- How to write, promote, and sell an ebook – in 9 easy steps (infographic)
- 11 famous books that began as dreams (infographic)
- Simple tips to help read quicker and comprehend more (infographic)