The Great American Read

The Great American Read

The Great American Read, hosted by Meredith Vieira, is an eight-part television and online series designed to spark a national conversation about reading and the books that have inspired, moved, and shaped us. The series will engage audiences with a list of 100 diverse books. Audiences are encouraged to read the books, vote from the list of 100, and share their personal connections to the titles.

The series premieres Tuesday, May 22 at 8/7c on PBS stations with a launch special, kicking off a summer of reading and voting. Then in the fall, seven new episodes of the series will air as the quest to find America’s most beloved book moves into high gear. Episodes from the series will feature appearances by celebrities, athletes, experts, authors, and everyday Americans advocating for their favorite book.

Browse the books using the genre links below.

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Forever Books Turns 20 in 2019!

We're off to a flying start with storytimes, book signings, and special events!

 

 

 

 

 

Storytime with Poppy! Join us on the third Thursday of every month  at 10:45 AM!

-On January 17 Poppy's pick is Unicorn (and Horse) by David W. Miles. 

-20% off your entire purchase for all attendees!

 

 

 

Top 20 & An Author with Melanie Benjamin

Tuesday, February 12 at 7:00 PM

Meet Melanie Benjamin, author of The Girls in the Picture

*Forever Books' booksellers will present their latest recommendations
*20% off all purchases for attendees
*Free book (advance reader's copy) 

Reservations are required. Please call  (269) 982-1110 or email.