Saturday, September 21, 2013

Banned books Week!!! Dare to Read #Runes #Immortals by @yaednah_walters, magical runes/Norse mythology

Thanks to BookHounds or Kathy’s blog I am a Reader for hosting this blog hop

Today I took my daughters to the library to borrow some books and our librarians had placed the file of banned books right by the circulation desk. you guys, rock!!!

I explained to my girls about banned books and how minor things can be used to challenge a book or ban it from the library. From books that descriminate against people of a certain nationality, race to sexual orientation to those that some parents and society police think will turn their children to pagan religions.

My series, Runes, features Norse pantheon-the gods and goddesses of Norsy mythology. There is runic magic and beliefs that some might find objectionable.

I say phooey. Books expands our horizon and makes us think. 

Read, rejoice and celebrate the power of books.

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  1. Followed on Bloglovin’ :)
    I enjoyed and looooved Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher :)
    btw, thanks for this awesome giveaway! :D

  2. the hunger games!

  3. I follow on blogger nightowl03148808
    The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
    Thanks for the giveaway.

  4. I love Ender's Game! Thanks for the giveaway. :)
    a.pile.of.good.things @

  5. Followed by google friend Joe Hawkshaw, the Hunger Games i think is the best

  6. Probably my favorite banned book is THE OUTSIDERS by SE Hinton
    GFC: June M.
    manning_J2004 at yahoo dot com

  7. GFC- Ashfa Anwer
    Fave banned book is the Harry Potter series.

  8. I love The Hunger Games series and I would let my nieces and nephews read it. :)

    1. Oops. I forgot my email add: anne.j2 (AT)

  9. Followed by email.I have read almost all of Stephen King's books as well as a ton of other banned books! suzebomb(at)

  10. I found that Harry Potter is banned because of it's high-sorcery. *head-desk* and I'm a muggle.
    crescent.ivy @ gmail. com

  11. Ender's Game, Harry Potter, Twilight, The Hunger Games, Water for Elephants, Captain Underpants....
    cc_clubbs at yahoo dot com

  12. Follow on GFC as Jenn. I loved the Kite Runner
    jenhedger at hotmail dot com

  13. I really enjoyed reading the Harry Potter series.
    i_love_books at aol dot com

  14. I enjoyed The Kite Runner and of course the Harry Potter series :)

  15. Some of my favourites include: A Handmaid's Tale, Are you there God? IT's Me, Margaret; Harry Potter, The Outsiders, To Kill a Mockingbird and the Kite Runner.
    my email is ash_o3 at hotmail dot com.

    I loved the book trailer- Its intense and emotional. It makes me want to read it or see it theatres lol.

  16. One of my favorite novels used to be banned: 1984.