The Great American Read

Other Worlds

Passport Episode 7 | 52m 24s Video has closed captioning.

Many novels on America’s list of 100 favorites take us to other worlds. From fantasy to science fiction, historical fiction to stories of spiritual realms, what do these books tell us about our own world? We examine how these novels help us think about real-life and present-day issues.

Aired: 10/16/18

Expires: 05/22/28

Rating: TV-PG

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

The Great American Read is made possible by the Anne Ray Foundation and public television viewers. Additional engagement funding for The Great American Read is made possible by CPB.

How Many Books Have You Read?

Quiz

How Many Books Have You Read?

Have you read all 100 books? Take the quiz to get your score!

Take Quiz