Great American Read The Great American Read initiative has launched. What is your favorite book? By Wyoming Public Media • Jun 1, 2018 Wikimedia Commons - Unknown Engraver / (https://archive.org/stream/ohioprimerorintr00pitt#page/27/mode/1up) The Great American Read initiative has launched. What is your favorite book? By contributing your comment, you consent to the possibility of having it read on the air. WPM/NPR Community Discussion Rules Find more information about the PBS Great American Read here.