Banned Books - 12 Books (book)


Taught in schools throughout the country and widely recognised as some of the best novels ever written in the 20th century. These books are so openly celebrated today and have one remarkable fact in common... they were all once banned from publication. From George Orwell's simple but tragic fable, Animal Farm (banned in the USSR for its anti-communist message) to Steinbeck's tale of a doomed dream (banned in the USA for both its obscenity and its politics) throughout this great collection you'll be encountering twelve of the world's most influential writers and meeting some of the most memorable characters in literature. [1]