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|"Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image, but thee who destroys a good book, kills reason its self."|
Yesterday, my dear friend Kara posted of FB about "Banned-books week".
My first thought was incredulity. Am I in the 15th Century? Are people burning books somewhere and I didn't get notified?
Kara sent me this link:
I have been reading it and found that authors such as Mark Twain, William Shakespeare, Ernest Hemingway, Carlos Fuentes, J.K. Rowling, Maya Angelou, Honoré de Balzac, James Joyce, Nathaniel Hawthorne, George Bernard Shaw, Alexandr Solz