Book Challenges and Bans: INFOGRAPHIC

By Maryann Yin 

How do you feel about censorship? In honor of Banned Books Week, we found’s infographic on “The Most Feared Books of All Time.”

Some of the books featured in the piece include children’s books such as Green Eggs & Ham by Dr. Seuss, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie, and the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. It also showcases several classics such as Of Mice & Men by John Steinbeck, Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, and The Lord of the Flies by William Golding.

We’ve embedded the full image below—what do you think? To learn more about banned books, check out the following infographics: “2014 Book Challenges,” “Banned and Challenged Books by the Numbers,” and “A Look at Banned Books Through History to the Present Day.” (via Electric Literature)

Feared Books Infographic (GalleyCat)