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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.

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Manufacturer:Black Dog & Leventhal
Brand:HACHETTE BOOK GROUP
Part Number:9780316417556
Publisher:Black Dog & Leventhal
Studio:Black Dog & Leventhal
MPN:9780316417556
EAN:9780316417556
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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