10 Banned Books

Classics banished from the shelves

Wisdom of the ages and ideas published before their time, banned but not forgotten.

Uncle Tom's Cabin cover

2. Uncle Tom's Cabin

Harriet Beecher Stowe

3. The Satanic Verses

Salman Rushdie

4. The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck
Madame Bovary cover

5. Madame Bovary

Gustave Flaubert
Ulysses cover

6. Ulysses

James Joyce
The Lord of the Flies

8. The Lord of the Flies

William Golding
Trainspotting cover

9. Trainspotting

Irvine Welsh
His Dark Materials cover

10. His Dark Materials

Philip Pullman