Several of these books have been banned from libraries, homes or classrooms. They have been challenged, damned, discussed, revered and secretly shared. These books are considered to be some of the most controversial novels of modern literature.
For this gallery, we hand-picked signed, rare and beautiful copies to inspire a Controversial Shelf for any collection. There are some notorious titles left off so that we could highlight a few lesser known works, but you can still find copies on Biblio at any time.