Challenged Works

Selected books and magazines that have been challenged in Canada.

Bad Medicine: A Judge’s Struggle for Justice in a First Nations Community

By John Reilly (2010)

Biography of a Canadian judge whose jurisdiction included a First Nations community.

Banksters and Prairie Boys

By Monier M. Rahall

Book alleging provincial government interference and improper business practices at the Alberta Treasury Branches.

Barometer Rising

By Hugh MacLennan

Story of family conflict and romance set in Halifax during World War I.

Black Eye 1: Graphic Transmissions to Cause Ocular Hypertension

By Ivan Brunetti, Lilli Carré, et al. (2011)

An anthology of original narrative comics, art and essays by 41 international artists and writers, all focused on the expression of black, dark or absurdist humor.

Black Like Kyra, White Like Me

By Judith Vigna

Children’s picture book.

Black Looks: Race and Representation

By Bell Hooks (1992)

Anti-racial book on race and race representation.

Bridge to Terabithia

By Katherine Paterson

Children’s book.

By Way of Deception: A Devastating Insider’s Portrait of the Mossad

By Claire Hoy and Victor Ostrovsky

Bestselling book.

Canadian Poetry: The Modern Era

By John Newlove, editor

Anthology of Canadian Poetry.

Carcajou le glouton fripon

By Basile Awashish, Claude Lachapelle, Christine Laniel

Educational strips on native lore.