Great American Read

DAILY SCHEDULE | PROGRAMS A-Z

Great American Read

THE GREAT AMERICAN READ is an eight-part television and online series designed to spark a national conversation about reading and the books that have inspired, moved, and shaped us. The series will engage audiences with a list of 100 diverse books. Audiences are encouraged to read the books, vote from the list of 100, and share their personal connections to the titles. THE GREAT AMERICAN READ premieres Tuesday, May 22 at 8/7c on PBS stations with a launch special, kicking off a summer of reading and voting. Then in the fall, seven new episodes of the series will air as the quest to find America

Upcoming Episodes

Grand Finale

Tuesday, Oct 23 at 7:00 pm on Main

What We Do for Love

Friday, Oct 26 at 5:00 pm on World

Other Worlds

Friday, Nov 2 at 5:00 pm on World

Series Support

Funding for Great American Read is provided in part by:

Loading Gifts.