Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men has been banned from numerous schools and libraries since its first publication.
1. What specific aspects of this novel could be considered controversial?
2. Do you think that this book should be banned? Should it be optional? Explain your thinking.
If you're interested in banned books, you should also check out the following link: http://www.cs.cmu.edu/People/spok/most-banned.html
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