National Library Week – Banned Book Drawing at the Law Library

With National Library Week now over, we want to say mahalo to everyone who entered our Banned Books contest to win a copy of some of the most challenged books in America.  We had a LOT of entries and five lucky students were winners in our contest. 

Here are the winners of our daily drawings and the book that they won:

  • Monday – Hunter Kam, winner of the book Looking for Alaska
  • Tuesday – Erika Elona, winner of the book The Absolutely True Story of a Part-Time Indian
  • Wednesday – John Hund, winner of the book Thirteen Reasons Why
  • Thursday – Miah Bonilla, winner of the book George (now titled Melissa)
  • Friday – RB*, winner of the Captain Underpants box set
man holding book; 2 women holding books

We hope you enjoyed learning about banned and challenged books and the issues that libraries and schools face regarding the right to read and freedom of speech.

* – initials used per winner’s request.