Season 1

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The Great American Read

Grand Finale

The final episode will celebrate all 100 books and unveil the #1 best-loved book.

Grand Finale

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The Great American Read

Other Worlds

We explore how America’s favorite novels about other worlds reflect our own world.

Other Worlds

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The Great American Read

What We Do For Love

We explore books that show what we do for love, in all its many forms.

What We Do For Love

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The Great American Read

Villains and Monsters

We explore the lessons from novels featuring villains, monsters and evil forces.

Villains and Monsters

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The Great American Read

Heroes

We highlight books that feature heroic characters and explore why we love them.

Heroes

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The Great American Read

Who Am I?

How do the books we love answer the question “Who am I?”

Who Am I?

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The Great American Read

Fall Kick-off

The search for America’s best-loved novel hits high gear as votes roll in.

Fall Kick-off

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The Great American Read

Launch Special

America’s 100 best-loved books are revealed, launching the campaign & the nationwide vote.

Launch Special