The Lovely Bones was written in 2002 by Alice Sebold. It was banned because of the plot and what takes place in the book. The book is about a 14 year old girl was raped and murrdered, and watches, from heaven, her family and friends struggle to move on with their lives.
When was the book banned: The book was banned in 2008
Why was it banned: It was banned because many parents thought it wasn't for young children and that Sebold was questioning some religious aspects with her version off heaven.