Celebrate the National Book Festival with Levar Burton! Television viewers will get to see an inspiring introduction to the 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival, airing on PBS. It will include an exciting lineup of authors, poets and writers in a one-hour special airing this September.
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BBC Series To Kick Off Year Long Celebration of Literature
It looks like UK audiences are going to get a taste of something like The Great American Read. The BBC is to host a year-long celebration with new programming across the BBC tv channels, radio stations and on their website. One of the new shows will be a “landmark” BBC2 series, The Novel That Shaped Our World, whichContinue reading “BBC Series To Kick Off Year Long Celebration of Literature”
Quote of the Day – January 24, 2019
Gift Books for the Book Lover in Your Life
The bookworm in your life will be happy with an interesting book as a holiday gift. But trying to find that special book that will wow them can be a hard task. Don’t fret! With 14 shopping days left, there is still time to find that amazing book to give to your favorite bookworm!
Quote of the Day – October 30, 2018
“Fear, what a strange thing fear was…” -Agatha Christie, And Then There Were None
Quote of the Day – October 23, 2018
America’s Favorite Book Is…
To Kill A Mockinging Bird by Harper Lee has been voted as America #1 best-loved book.
The Great American Read Finale Airs Tonight
The final episode of The Great American Read airs tonight on PBS and on their Facebook page.
My Top Picks for The Great American Read
I have been talking about The Great American Read here on cup of tea with that book, please, ever since its launch. I have encouraged all of you to vote everyday and watch the amazing TV episodes that have aired. But now as voting ends tonight and the grand finale airs in a couple ofContinue reading “My Top Picks for The Great American Read”
Top 10 Books Leading The Great American Read
With 3.8 million votes cast, The Great American Read is still anyone’s game. But with ONE more week left until the winner is revealed, the time to cast your vote for your favorite. As the votes are being counted, PBS has given us a sneak peek of the top 10 books that are in theContinue reading “Top 10 Books Leading The Great American Read”