Banned Books Week 2011: Top 10 most challenged books of 2010

The 10 books most banned or challenged by communities throughout the US in 2010, according to the American Library Association.

3. "Brave New World" by Aldous Huxley


Banned in Ireland when it first appeared in 1932, Aldous Huxley's dystopian story of a passive society continues to provoke controversy today. In 2010 the book was challenged on the grounds of "insensitivity, offensive language, racism, sexually explicit [material]."

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