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The Great American Read

May 18, 2018 by Posted in: Good Books

Be sure to watch the new PBS series: The Great American Read. Hosted by Meredith Viera, this will be an 8 part series that highlights the power of reading, featuring America’s 100 best loved novels. (chosen in a national survey) The Parkersburg and Wood County Library will be happy to reserve any of these books you wish to read. Voting for America’s favorite novel will be held online and on social media from May 22, when the series premiers, through October 23, when the winner will be announced. Visit to learn more about this wonderful event.  Parkersburg and Wood County Library has the list of the books selected for the top 100 and it is also available on the PBS website.

WVREADS has a list of the eBooks and eAudiobooks!

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