February 22-28, 2015 is Freedom to Read Week in Canada, an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their commitment to intellectual freedom, which is guaranteed them under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Celebrate your Freedom to Read! Tell us about a banned or challenged book you’ve read! To find out if a book has been banned/challenged, visit www.freedomtoread.ca/challenged-works/.
To enter, complete our Entry Form with the following information:
1) The title and author of the book you read
2) Why it was banned or challenged
3) Why everyone should have the freedom to choose what they read
4) Your contact information
Winners will be drawn from eligible entries and will receive a selection of books according to their age group. Entry deadline is March 31, 2015.
Please send entries to:
NLLA, F2R Contest
PO Box 23192
St. John’s, NL
Or submit by email with the subject line “Contest”. Good luck!