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The Great American Read

The Great American Read Teaser Trailer

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THE GREAT AMERICAN READ explores the joy of reading as the nation votes for America’s best-loved book.

Aired: 05/22/18

Rating: NR

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The Great American Read is made possible by the Anne Ray Foundation and public television viewers. Additional engagement funding for The Great American Read is made possible by CPB.