Thursday, September 27, 2012

Giveaway Hop: Banned Books Week


This year, Banned Books Week takes place from September 30 through October 6. I've decided to participate in the Banned Books Week Giveaway Hop hosted by I Am A Reader, Not A Writer and I Read Banned Books.

I'm giving away a book of your choice that is on an 
ALA Frequently Challenged Books List.

It can be any genre as long as it appears on one of the ALA's Frequently Challenged Books lists. Just go to the ALA site and click on one of the links on the left sidebar to see lists by year, author, decade or other criteria. Choose any book from any of these lists (up to $12).

This giveaway is open to international entries as long as Book Depository ships to your address. The contest ends on Saturday, October 6 at midnight Eastern Time. The winner will be notified by e-mail. If they do not respond within 48 hours, a new winner will be drawn. To enter, complete this form:

a Rafflecopter giveaway Now check out all of the other giveaways you can enter at the links below!


147 comments:

  1. My favorite banned books are Harry Potter, Hunger Games & Twilight.

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  2. My favorite is the Harry Potter series.

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  3. My favorite is Of Mice and Men. (Nikki Marie on rafflecopter)

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  4. i loved Harry potter and i would like to discover the hunger games trilogy

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  5. my favorite banned book is hunger games :)

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  6. Call of the Wild by Jack London!! Also Lolita, and 1984.
    Thank you for the sweet giveaway <3
    Mary DeBorde M.A.D.

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  7. My favourite banned book is Hunger Games.

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  8. My favourite banned book is Hunger Games.

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  9. My favorite is of mice and men.

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  10. my favourite banned book is harry potter.

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  11. Harry Potter and Gossip Girl series :)

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  12. My favorite banned book is The Lovely Bones.

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  13. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins or To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

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  14. I always enjoyed a lot of those Judy Blume books, like Are You There God, it's me, Margaret.

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  15. Directed here from the giveaway hop. Love the blog and am definitely interested in reading more. I've added you to my RSS feed. :-D Regardless of the outcome I'm planning on reading The Perks of Being a Wallflower and re-reading To Kill A Mockingbird soon.

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  16. Easily, Harry Potter has to be my favorite of the banned books, but there are so many that were incredible reads!

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  17. My favorite banned books are Harry Potter series. :]
    Thank you so much for the giveaway!!

    Marijana Sitar

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  18. Harry Potter is definitely my favorite banned series!

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  19. The Hunger Games. julierupert@gmail.com

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  20. It's a toss up between To Kill a Mockingbird and Water For Elephants two great books.

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  21. I loved The Giver and the Hunger Games trilogy! Thanks for this amazing giveaway - I would love to win!

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  22. My favorite banned book is The Hunger Games! Thanks!

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  23. I love the Harry Potter books and Lord of the Flies! :)

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  24. i love the harry potter series, carawling(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  25. Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck

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  26. My favorite banned book is Perks of Being a Wallflower. I read it just recently, but really loved it. Thanks for offering the giveaway.

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  27. Tie between The Hunger Games and The Color Purple

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  28. To Kill a Mockingbird is one of my favorites.

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  29. My favorite is the Perks of Being a Wallflower. Thanks for the giveaway.

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  30. I love harry Potter, Twilight and The Hunger Games.

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  31. Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead
    magic5905 at embarqmail dot com

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  32. I really like Of Mice and Men and To Kill A Mockingbird. Thanks so much for the giveaway!

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  33. Favorite: The Earth, My Butt, And other big round things!

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  34. My favorite banned books are Harry Potter,Vampire Academy,Twilight and Hunger Games.

    Thanks for the international giveaway!!

    Rafflecopter name - Rosemarie D

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  35. Harry Potter series are my favorite.

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  36. my favourites are tkam,the kite runner and the colour purple (i own all of them because they are all such great books so i just had to get them!)
    thanks for the giveaway :)

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  37. It would be The Hunger Games, and then Harry Potter.

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  38. To Kill a Mockingbird.
    Thank you for the giveaway!

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  39. I love the Harry Potter and Hunger Games series!

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  40. The Hunger Games and Brave New World. Thanks! :)

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  41. Gossip Girl! I liked the series

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  42. Aside from Harry Potter and The Hunger Games, The Giver.

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  43. Harry Potter, Hunger Games and To Kill a Mockingbird.

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  44. Aside from Harry Potter and The Hunger Games, The Giver.

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  45. There are so many very good books amongst banned books and I have read quite few of them already. Harry Potter series has been so far my favorite of them.
    I would love to read To Kill A Mockingbird though.

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  46. I loved Harry Potter and Twilight!

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  47. My favorite banned book is Harry Potter!!

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  48. My favorite banned books are Bridge to Terabithia and Thirteen Reasons Why.

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  49. The Hunger Games books and the Harry Potter books. Thanks for the great giveaway and for making it international!

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  50. My favorites are The Hunger Games and Harry Potter!

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  51. Harry Potter and The Hunger Games!

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  52. The Twilight series!

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  53. my favorite banned books are harry potter, hunger games, perks of being a wallflower, roald dahl books and many many more :)

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  54. Harry Potter, Twilight, Hunger Games, Fahrenheit 451, To Kill a Mockingbird to name a few! lol

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  55. My favourite banned books are Harry Potter and The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Thank you. :)

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  56. Beloved by Toni Morrison... Are you there God?.. Judy Blume.. and way too many more to list :)

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  57. My favourite banned book would either have to be the Hunger Games or one of the Harry Potter Books :)

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  58. My favourite banned book would probably be 1984 by George Orwell.

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  59. Lolita by Vladmir Nabokov.
    Thanks!

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  60. To kill a mocking bird, harry potter series and lots and lots more!

    thanks for the giveaway

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  61. My fav is the hunger games trillogy.
    erma2167@sbcglobal.net

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  62. The Hunger Games.
    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  63. Hi Julie :D You know, I am not entirely sure if I have ever read a banned book. I probably have, you know. I just wasn't aware that it was a banned book. I really don't care - if I want to read a book, I'll read it anyway :D

    You know, I saw this included in the list "The Perks of Being a Wallflower".. I would love to read this one. :D

    Thanks for the giveaway, :D

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  64. Forever by judy blume and unwind by neal shusterman :)

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  65. Harry Potter series, Unwind...
    Thanks for the giveaway.

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  66. Harry Potter is my favorite :) Thanks for the giveaway!

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  67. The Hunger Games! Great Giveaway

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  68. my favorite banned book is Harry potter

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  69. Either Harry Potter or To Kill a Mockingbird probably. Continually amazed that they both continue to be so challenged! I'm not participating in the hop as I didn't realise it was happening, but I am hosting a banned books giveaway here if you want to stop by!

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  70. hum, my favorite banned books are Hunger Games, Harry Potter, The Giver... I think I may like controversy too much. LOL.

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  71. I love the Perks of Being a Wallflower...can't wait to see the movie! Thanks for the amazing giveaway :D

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  72. Looking at the lists there are so many that I've loved, many of which I never even knew were banned or controversial!! Among my faves though would be Harry Potter, Hunger Games, Wrinkle in Time, Are you there God? It's me margaret.

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  73. harry potter, hunger games, to kill a mockingbird!

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  74. My favorite banned book is Brave New World.

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  75. My favorite is To Kill a Mockingbird.
    amandarwest atgmaildotcom

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  76. My favorite banned books are the Harry Potter series.

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  77. Harry Potter is my favourite banned book :)
    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  78. I'm not sure yet. Maybe Catching Fire.

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  79. Hmm, that's hard! Maybe either The Giver or the outsiders!

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  80. To Kill a Mockingbird and Harry Potter series

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  81. The Hunger Games, Harry Potter or The Vampire Academy :)

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  82. For me it is between the Giver and A Wrinkle in Time.
    Thank you for the giveaway!
    Mel

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  83. My favorites are quite popular, HP and Hunger Games!
    Penny Pe

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  84. My favorites are What My Mother Doesn't Know and To Kill A Mockingbird!

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  85. Definitely The Harry Potter series.

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  86. Definitely The hunger games :)

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  87. My favorite is To Kill a Mockingbird.

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  88. Would have to be The Hunger Games, Twilight or Crank

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  89. It is so hard to pick just one book! Salman Rushdie, JK Rowling, and Aldus Huxley are some of my favorite banned authors.

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  90. Probably the Harry Potter series. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  91. To Kill a Mockingbird is probably my favorite :)

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  92. Whale Talk by Chris Crutcher & the Twilight series!

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  93. The Hunger Games and Harry Potter series

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  94. Speak I Forget the author

    darleneysaguirre@yahoo.com

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  95. don't have a fav (because i haven't read many) - want to read the hunger games! - regnod(at)yahoo(d0t)com

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  96. One of my favorites is THE OUTSIDERS

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  97. the hunger games series ...thx u so much :)

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  98. To Kill a Mockingbird and A handmaid's Tale

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  99. Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley!

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  100. I really enjoyed "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini. Thanks!

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  101. My very favorite banned book is To Kill a Mockingbird :)

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  102. The Harry Potter Books have always been my favorite banned books -a n quite possibly boob books too :)

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  103. The Outsiders
    I loved S.E. Hinton books/movies. I enjoyed the TV series too.

    Thanks :)

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  104. I have read and loved several on the banned list, but my favorite is probably the Harry Potter series! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  105. To Kill A Mockingbird is my favorite classic. Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings are my favorite modern books.

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  106. To Kill a Mockingbird

    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

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  107. I loved The Hunger Games and Forever by Judy Blume

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Thanks for stopping by! I'd love to hear your thoughts!