The Soviet Union’s Jewish Tolstoy — Censored in Life, Now Revived

Alexandra Popoff has written a biography of Vasily Grossman, the Soviet writer whose masterpiece, “Life and Fate,” compared Stalin’s regime to Hitler’s.

Newsbook: Books by John Oliver and Angie Thomas on This Year’s List of ‘Most Challenged’ Titles

The objections noted for each book reflect the issues dividing the United States.