10 Great Banned Science Fiction Books

  1. Shade’s Children by Garth Nix
  2. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  3. The His Dark Materials trilogy by Philip Pullman
  4. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
  5. Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
  6. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  7. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle
  8. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  9. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  10. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Go read through the whole article for a summary of each book and the reason for its banning.

How many of these have you read? Did you read them in school or on your own?