In response to book bans targeting Black and LGBTQ+ people, the Brooklyn Public Library is offering digital library cards to anyone ages 13 to 21.
Laura Murphy says the Pulitzer Prize–winning novel gave her son nightmares.
His newsstand boomed in business selling political books banned in China.
Gui Minhai went missing last October, but surfaced this week on Chinese state media to tearfully confess to a fatal hit-and-run incident more than a decade ago.
Five booksellers linked to a company peddling politically sensitive material have disappeared in the last three months in the Asian Financial Hub.
To read or not to read? Depends what’s on the shelves.