I tried to read this book in school when I was very small. It was violently seized from my hand and I was given a very severe corporal punishment by the principal for having a copy of this very charming tale. I believe my torture was worth it. I would happily go through it again for such an amazing children's tale. It was that cowardly act by mindless idiots that gave me the desire to read every Banned Book I could find and I'm much wiser for having done this.
The Story of Little Black Sambo is a simple tale about a boy and his attempt to avoid being eaten by tigers. Through his courage and cunning he manages to forestall his fate by ... well, I will let you find out for yourself.
This is a must read if you want to be free.