Claremont Branch's celebration of Banned Books week continues with a screening of the Color Purple, adapted by Alice Walker's book of the same name. Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of the book was nominated for 11 Academy Awards and was ranked the #1 movie of 1985.
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Join us as we celebrate Banned Books Week by creating wallets using discarded books and watching the film adaptation of the Printz Award winning novel, The Book Thief! Refreshments will be provided.
North Branch Library celebrates banned books with a screening of the Academy Award Nominated animated film Persepolis from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, September 25.
The film is the critically acclaimed adaptation of Marjane Satrapi's graphic novel of the same title. Satrapi's work was most recently banned in the Chicago school district in 2013, sparking protests from the teacher's union and from students.
Join us for a free screening of The Fault In Our Stars (2014), 126 minutes. This 2014 teen choice award winner for best movie: drama is adapted from the bestselling banned book by John Green.