fREADom 11-12-13

Celebrate the Freedom to Read!

Join the AMSNTH Library for a Special Breakfeast

November 12, 2013, or 11-12-13 is a special day! We celebrating the Freedom to Read with a exclusive ticketed breakfast in the library. All you need to do to is be one of the first 75 to register online.

If you remember 12-12-12, this promises to be a very hot ticket. Last year, tickets to 12-12-12 were gone in just one hour! Mark your calendars for Thursday, November 7th, 2013 at 5:15. That is when the entry form will be available.

fREADom 11-12-13

Tuesday, Nov. 12th 2013 at 8:15am

3030 Stag Road

Dallas, TX

In the Library! Where else?

Menu: Muffins, Donuts, Danish, Flavored Oatmeal, Hot Cocoa, Juice!

Timeline 11-12-13

Thursday, November 7th, 2013 5:15pm-Entry Form Availalble

Monday, November 11-Tickets issued

Tuesday, November 12-Breakfast and reading in the library!

List of Challenged Books for High School-Compiled by American Library Association

The list below contains some of the books most often challenged by political or religious groups and targeted for removal from schools and libraries. The list was narrowed to focus on high school libraries and curricula.

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie.

Thirteen Reasons Why, by Jay Asher.

The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini.

Looking for Alaska, by John Green.

Beloved, by Toni Morrison

The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison

The Hunger Games trilogy, by Suzanne Collins

Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley

To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee

Crank, by Ellen Hopkins

Twilight, by Stephenie Meyer

The Perks of Being A Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky

The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger

My Sister's Keeper, by Jodi Picoult

The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big, Round Things, by Carolyn Mackler

The Color Purple, by Alice Walker

Bless Me, Ultima, by Rudolfo Anaya

The Golden Compass, by Philip Pullman

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain

Athletic Shorts by Chris Crutcher

Whale Talk, by Chris Crutcher

Fallen Angels, by Walter Dean Meyers

Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck

Harry Potter (series), by J.K. Rowling

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, by Mildred D. Taylor