14 Classic Children’s Books That Have Been Banned In America
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1. Where's Waldo? by Martin Handford
2. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
3. Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne
4. James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
5. Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
6. Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
7. Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
8. Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
9. Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
10. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
11. The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
12. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
13. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
14. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? by Bill Martin, Jr.
BONUS: The Merriam-Webster Dictionary
This post originally stated that Green Eggs and Ham was banned in America due to homosexual tendencies, but that turned out to be a terrible, terrible rumor. Though the book was, in fact, banned in China, it was never banned in America (to our knowledge). Sorry!