A Mississippi school district removed "To Kill a Mockingbird" from the 8th grade curriculum. The novel is included on the Library of Congress "Books that Shaped America" list along with other controversial titles. This is why so many of America's greatest novels have been banned.
Banned books that shaped American literature
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New York Times best-selling author James Rollins appeared at Sacramento Bee Book Club on July 16. Among the topics he discussed was "Blood Infernal," the conclusion of his "Order of the Sanguines" trilogy (with Rebecca Cantrell). Video by Allen Pierleoni, The Sacramento Bee