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The Great American Read
The Great American Read
Sarah Jessica Parker on Things Fall Apart
Sarah Jessica Parker shares why Things Fall Apart is one of her most-favorite novels.
Clip: S1 | 1m 57s
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Wil Wheaton Discusses Dune
Wil Wheaton discusses the impact of the sci-fi book, Dune.
Clip: S1 | 1m 56s
George R. R. Martin Discusses The Great Gatsby
George R. R. Martin discusses the impact The Great Gatsby made on his life.
Clip: S1 | 2m 8s
Hosted by Meredith Vieira, the search for America’s best-loved novel.
Preview: S1 | 30s
James Patterson Discusses One Hundred Years of Solitude
James Patterson discusses his favorite novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude.
Clip: S1 | 1m 10s
Venus Williams Discusses The Chronicles of Narnia
Venus Williams shares why The Chronicles of Narnia is one of her favorite novels.
Clip: S1 | 47s
Allison Williams' Favorite Novel: Frankenstein
Allison Williams discusses why she loves the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley.
Clip: S1 | 2m 17s
Neil deGrasse Tyson's Favorite Novel: Gulliver's Travels
Neil deGrasse Tyson discusses why Gulliver's Travels is his favorite novel.
Clip: S1 | 1m 8s
Grand Finale | Preview
The final episode will celebrate all 100 books and unveil the #1 best-loved book.
Preview: Ep8 | 30s
The Great American Read Book Club
Hear from two members of The Great American Read Book Club.
Clip: Ep8 | 1m 34s
One Hundred Years of Solitude
The novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude, is discussed.
Clip: Ep7 | 3m 8s
Author, Diana Gabaldon discusses the Outlander series.
Clip: Ep7 | 2m 56s
Other Worlds | Preview
We explore how America’s favorite novels about other worlds reflect our own world.
Preview: Ep7 | 30s
The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy
Author and retired NFL player, Chris Kluwe, discusses The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Clip: Ep7 | 3m 3s
What We Do For Love | Preview
We explore books that show what we do for love, in all its many forms.
Preview: Ep6 | 30s
Gayle King and others discuss Louisa May Alcott's novel, Little Women.
Clip: Ep6 | 3m 28s
Barbara Bush and others discuss why they love the novel, Americanah.
Clip: Ep6 | 3m 8s
Anne of Green Gables
Margaret Atwood and others discuss Lucy Maud Montgomery's novel, Anne of Green Gables.
Clip: Ep6 | 3m 42s
The classic novel, Moby Dick is discussed.
Clip: Ep5 | 4m 25s
Artist, Zeniba Britt, discusses why she is a fan of the Toni Morrison's novel, Beloved.
Clip: Ep5 | 3m 50s
Villains and Monsters | Preview
We explore the lessons from novels featuring villains, monsters and evil forces.
Preview: Ep5 | 30s
Heroes | Preview
We highlight books that feature heroic characters and explore why we love them.
Preview: Ep4 | 30s
Seth Meyers discusses why Catch-22 is his favorite book.
Clip: Ep4 | 3m 17s
Shaquille O'Neal and James Patterson on Alex Cross Series
Shaquille O'Neal and author, James Patterson, discuss the Alex Cross series.
Clip: Ep4 | 3m