Spartacus Books is in the process of revamping our teen/young adult section and we have many fantastic new titles to share with you that focus on themes of social justice, political engagement, activism, gender, sexuality, race, Indigeneity, ecology, and more! Stop by the store to check them out and to share your suggestions with us for our new and improved teen area <3
Parents, teachers, and other adults often attempt to censor children’s books in schools and public libraries. Here are a collection of children’s titles that have been challenged in Canada, with notes from Freedom to Read Week and the BC Library Association’s Intellectual Freedom Committee’s timeline of Censorship in BC.
Looking for great fiction to get you in the mood for social change? Intrigued by the internal politics of revolutionary organizations? Wanting historical fiction that aligns with your political analysis or challenges your assumptions about the world?
These titles feature revolutionary individuals and organizations fighting for social change–for better or for worse!
Over the past 3 years, the Spartacus Book Club has met on a monthly basis to read and discuss 23 excellent titles.
If you are looking for a great read on anti-capitalist and anti-colonial themes, this list is a fantastic place to start your search.
It includes both fiction and non-fiction works, graphic novels, short story collections, and more!