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A list of controversial books or unorthodox publications that have yielded formal written complaints, were almost banned books and were therefore considered "challenged books" between 1990 and 2001. This challenged books list can be sorted by any column. Source: Office for Intellectual Freedom, American Library Association

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Scary Stories is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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Daddy's Roommate is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Daddy's Roommate Michael Willhoite

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sing... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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The Chocolate War is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Chocolate War Robert Cormier

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The Adventures of Huckleberry ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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Of Mice and Men is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck

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Harry Potter and the Philosoph... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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Forever... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Forever... Judy Blume

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Bridge to Terabithia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Bridge to Terabithia Donna Diamond, Katherine Paterson

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Alice is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Alice Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

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Heather Has Two Mommies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Heather Has Two Mommies Lesléa Newman

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My Brother Sam Is Dead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
My Brother Sam Is Dead Christopher Collier, James Lincoln Collier

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The Catcher in the Rye is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Catcher in the Rye J. D. Salinger

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The Giver is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Giver Lois Lowry

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It's Perfectly Normal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
It's Perfectly Normal Robie Harris

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Goosebumps is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Goosebumps R. L. Stine

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A Day No Pigs Would Die is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
A Day No Pigs Would Die Robert Newton Peck

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The Color Purple is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Color Purple Alice Walker

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Sex is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Sex Tribune Company, Madonna

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Earth's Children is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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The Great Gilly Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Great Gilly Hopkins Katherine Paterson

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A Wrinkle in Time is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle

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Go Ask Alice is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Go Ask Alice Beatrice Sparks

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Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Fallen Angels Walter Dean Myers

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In the Night Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
In the Night Kitchen Maurice Sendak

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The Stupids is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Stupids Clay Griffith

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The Witches is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Witches Roald Dahl

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The Joy of Gay Sex is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Joy of Gay Sex Charles Silverstein, Edmund White

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Anastasia Krupnik is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Anastasia Krupnik Lois Lowry

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The Goats is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Goats Brock Cole

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Kaffir Boy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Kaffir Boy Mark Mathabane

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Blubber is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Blubber Judy Blume

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Killing Mr. Griffin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Killing Mr. Griffin Lois Duncan

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Halloween A B C is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Halloween A B C Eve Merriam

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We All Fall Down is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
We All Fall Down Robert Cormier

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Final Exit is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Final Exit Derek Humphry

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The Handmaid's Tale is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood

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Julie of the Wolves is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Julie of the Wolves Jean Craighead George

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The Bluest Eye is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Bluest Eye Toni Morrison

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To Kill a Mockingbird is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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Beloved is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Beloved Toni Morrison

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The Outsiders is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Outsiders S. E. Hinton

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The Pigman is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
The Pigman Paul Zindel

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Bumps in the Night is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Bumps in the Night Allan Ahlberg

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Deenie is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Deenie Judy Blume

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Flowers for Algernon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Flowers for Algernon Daniel Keyes

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Annie on My Mind is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001
Annie on My Mind Nancy Garden

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The Boy Who Lost His Face is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001

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Cross Your Fingers, Spit in Yo... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Famous Controversial Books:1990 - 2001