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Banned Books Trading Cards 2013

The Lawrence Public Library, in partnership with the Lawrence Arts Center, has chosen the winning entries for its second Banned Books trading card project. One card will be released to the public each day of Banned Books Week 2013, Sept. 22 through 28. Cards will be available at both the library, 700 New Hampshire St., and the Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St. After Sept. 28, remaining cards will be sold at the library and online at www.lawrence.lib.ks.us. Here are this year’s winning designs.

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Sunday's card, the first card in the series, is "Bless Me, Ultima," by Rudolfo Anaya, ...

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Monday's card is "Leaves of Grass," by Walt Whitman, banned in 1882 by the district ...

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Tuesday's card is "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian," by Sherman Alexie, banned ...

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Wednesday's card is "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," by Stephen Chbosky, repeatedly banned due ...

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Thursday's card is "Charlotte's Web," by E.B. White, banned by a parents group in Kansas ...

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Friday's card is "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," by Maya Angelou, banned because ...

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Saturday's card is "The Catcher in the Rye," by J.D. Salinger. It was banned in ...

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