Banned from many school libraries because of the use of the word "nigger." Considered the finest novel in American history.
Banned by the Anchorage School Board for having words like "bed" and "knockers."
Catcher In the Rye
Banned frequently because the protagonist is a teenage boy who acts and speaks like a teenage boy.
Lord of the Flies
Won the Nobel Prize in literature; banned for telling a disturbing story.
Banned by authoritarian anti-sex school boards because it attacks anti-sex authoritarians.
One word, witchcraft.