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Groundbreaking, Multi-Platform Series Culminates This Fall in the First-Ever National
Vote to Choose “America’s Best-Loved Book”

Read. Vote. Watch.

THE GREAT AMERICAN READ Over the course of 15 weeks in the summer, viewers can read and vote on favorite works of fiction; the series then returns in the fall with additional episodes exploring the nominated books through themes including “Heroes,” “Villains & Monsters,” “Who Am I?,” “What We Do for Love,” “Other Worlds,” and will conclude with an exciting finale and countdown to “America’s Best-Loved Book.” The full list of 100 titles, chosen from a demographically representative national survey conducted by YouGov, is available below.


Meet the host, Meredith Vieira

As host of The Great American Read, Meredith Vieira will take viewers on a journey across
the country to uncover the nation’s 100 most-loved novels.

See the full list of America’s 100 favorite novels
See The Great American Read book covers poster
VOTE for Your favorite Book Here
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