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Air Date: Tue, Nov 12, 2019 8:00 PM
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Andy Samberg and author George R. R. Martin answer some family mysteries when DNA detective work uncovers new branches of their family trees. The DNA analysis upends family history and reveals new relatives.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 9, 2018 8:00 PM
Fall in love with some of literature’s most beautiful romances and explore the many forms of love, from family to passion to the unrequited type.
Air Date: Tue, Sep 11, 2018 8:00 PM
Join host Meredith Vieira in the search for America’s best-loved novel. The voting is underway, and the competition is heating up. Any book could win.
Air Date: Tue, May 22, 2018 8:00 PM
Vote for your favorite novel!   Our favorite books occupy a special place in our hearts. They help us to exercise our imagination, shift our perspective and open our minds.       This summer, PBS puts a spotlight on the power of reading with The Great American Read, hosted by Meredith Vieira.