In this article, we are going to read about the top 7 most controversial books in the world.
Lolita is a controversial book for all understandable reasons. It is an immaculate masterpiece of lust, delusion, and obsession.
“A state with a national religion can easily become a religious state.” Banned by the Bangladesh government, Lajja by Taslima Nasrin is a sharp response to anti-Hindu riots that explodes in Bangladesh.
Often considered the Nazi Bible, Mein Kampf by Hitler describes his life, ideas, dreams, and frustrations. He talked and discussed his sentiments against the Jewish people and communism in Mein Kampf.
William S. Burroughs’s Naked Lunch is amazing in a grotesque, sick, creative, hilarious, outlandish, drug-filled, and brave kind of way.
One of the vastly creative and imaginative books by Salman Rushdie is The Satanic Verses. One winter’s morning, a hijacked jetliner detonates above the English Channel.
“Political power, properly so called, is merely the organized power of one class for oppressing another.” The influence of The Communist Manifesto is still prevailing.
J. D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye is a classic in the genre of coming-of-age literature. It deals with innocence, identity, loss, connection, belonging, alienation, and angst of teenage years.