There are a myriad of reasons why books end up being banned, some of which may be justified while others are just plain frivolous. However, it is also true that times change and what was once seen as offensive might actually be quite tame by modern standards. Quite often the act of banning books has quite the opposite effect, as it draws the curiosity of people who might otherwise have not been interested in these books at all. Thankfully, the act of banning books is not as common as it used to be and the internet has also made it much easier to find banned books that might have been unobtainable otherwise. In fact, there are a couple of books that were once banned, but which are not available as free eBooks. For anyone interested in seeing what the fuss was all about, here are just a few examples of these previously banned books.
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