Banned Books Week is currently underway, and we'll be highlighting a selection of your creative events, displays, social media posts and more. Let us know some of the unusual ways your bookstore or library is celebrating.
|A wall of banned books at Vroman's, Pasadena, Calif.|
Battenkill Books, Cambridge, N.Y.: "Some folks have literally been stopped in their tracks and have made comments like, 'That book was banned? But that book is a [classic/good book/book I like]!' "
Avid Bookshop, Athens, Ga.: "On Thursday, Sept. 28, Avid Bookshop and The Rook & Pawn will present a Literary Trivia Night in light of Banned Books Week. At the event, there will also be a #AvidGivesBack book sale that will benefit the Athens Area Arts Council."
Country Bookshelf, Bozeman, Mont.: "Are you ready for a blind date with a banned book? To celebrate Banned Book Week we covered up some of our favorite titles and wrote a couple clues as to what's inside. They'll be available all week!"
|At Book Passage, San Francisco|
Book Passage, San Francisco, Calif.: "Book Passage in the San Francisco Ferry Building is once again offering readers an opportunity to confess to reading banned books. Guilty readers can choose a title from the nearby display, or use the line-up ID card."