The Great American Read: The Book of Books: Explore America's 100 Best-Loved Novels
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A blockbuster illustrated book that captures what Americans love to read, The Great American Read: The Book of Books is the gorgeously-produced companion book to PBS's ambitious summer 2018 series.
What are America's best-loved novels? PBS will launch The Great American Read series with a 2-hour special in May 2018 revealing America's 100 best-loved novels, determined by a rigorous national survey. Subsequent episodes will air in September and October. Celebrities and everyday Americans will champion their favorite novel and in the finale in late October, America's #1 best-loved novel will be revealed.
The Great American Read: The Book of Books will present all 100 novels with fascinating information about each book, author profiles, a snapshot of the novel's social relevance, film or television adaptations, other books and writings by the author, and little-known facts. Also included are themed articles about banned books, the most influential book illustrators, reading recommendations, the best first-lines in literature, and more.
Beautifully designed with rare images of the original manuscripts, first-edition covers, rejection letters, and other ephemera, The Great American Read: The Book of Books is a must-have book for all booklovers.
Features & Highlights
- THE BOOK OF BOOKS - The definitive collection of America's 100 Best-Loved Novels, this gorgeously-produced hardcover edition is the ultimate companion to PBS's new series, The Great American Read.
- THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE NOVELS - Presents all 100 finalists with fascinating information about each book, plus author profiles, themed articles about banned books, the most influential book illustrators, reading recommendations, the best first-lines in literature, and more.
- LOADED WITH EXTRAS - Beautifully designed with rare images of the original manuscripts, first-edition covers, rejection letters, and other ephemera.
- MAKES A GREAT GIFT - The perfect companion piece for any lover of the PBS series, literature students, or avid readers looking for the best of the best.
- DETAILS - Hardcover, 288 pages. 2014.
|Manufacturer:||Black Dog & Leventhal|
|Brand:||HACHETTE BOOK GROUP|
|Publisher:||Black Dog & Leventhal|
|Studio:||Black Dog & Leventhal|
|Item Size:||1 x 10.5 x 10.5 inches|
|Package Weight:||2.45 pounds|
|Package Size:||8 x 1.1 x 1.1 inches|
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