News & Announcements

Library News Carousel Announcements

Posted on: May 13, 2018

Great American Read

Great American Read c

It investigates how and why writers create their fictional worlds, how we as readers are affected by these stories, and what these 100 different books have to say about our diverse nation and our shared human experience.  

The television series features entertaining and informative documentary segments, with compelling testimonials from celebrities, authors, notable Americans and book lovers across the country. It is comprised of a two-hour launch episode in which the list of 100 books is revealed, five one-hour theme episodes that examine concepts common to groups of books on the list, and a finale, in which the results are announced of a nationwide vote to choose America’s best-loved book.

The premiere of the series, which celebrates the power, passion and joy of reading through the lens of America's 100 best-loved books as chosen by the public is Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 8:00 PM on WQED.

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in Library News Carousel Announcements

Library Link newsletter

Link with the Library

Posted on: July 10, 2018