HOW TO VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE BOOK!!

Here's how you can vote for your favorite book on The Great American Read.

Now through October 18, 2018 at midnight PT, there are two methods of voting, which include:

1. By using the voting app on The Great American Read website.
You'll have to register before ou first vote, using either your email address
or a Facebook login, but after that you'll be able to vote with just a few clicks.
http://www.pbs.org/the-great-american-read/vote/

2. By posting an original post to Facebook or Twitter using the official hashtag for your favorite book.
The hashtags for each book can be found on the individual book pages in the
READ THE LIST section. You can also download a PDF of the hashtag list at:
http://pbs.bento.storage.s3.amazonaws.com/.../The_Great_Ameri...

You can place one vote for each book every day, so go ahead and vote for all of your favorite books!

Tuesdays, September 11, 18 at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, September 28 at 7:00 PM
October 2, 9, 16 at 7:00 PM

on WKNO Ch. 10

The Great American Read concludes with the grand finale on Tuesday, October 23, at 7:00 PM
on WKNO Ch. 10.



Sunday, October 7
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

WKNO Digital Media Center
7151 Cherry Farms Rd, Cordova

Trivia questions will come from the Great American Read List of 100 Books (See List Below)

FREE teams of up to 8 people
$10 book pull

Proceeds benefit WKNO

Prizes will be given for top 3 scores, best "literary" team name and table decoration!

To RSVP:
Call Amy McDaniel at (901) 729-8722
OR
Visit  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wkno-great-american-read-trivia-contest-tickets-49957660708?ref=elink

Sponsored locally by:

 


 


Does your child only like to read comic books - or were you such a kid?
Memphis-based comic book creator Martheus Wade talks about how his early enthusiasm for
comic books, despite his mother's concerns, led him to read more widely - including the novels of
fellow comic book lover Stephen King - and led him to his career.
 #GreatReadPBS
https://www.facebook.com/WKNOTV/videos/1953348294729586/


 


Does the love of reading run in families? Maybe - and between friends too! WKNO's viewers
are excited to vote for their favorite books, because reading together brings people together!
Have you gotten in on the #GreatReadPBS fun yet?
https://www.facebook.com/WKNOTV/videos/1760623864033892/


 


When the WKNO crew was at Novel, bookseller Christine Guaragno told us about a book that changed her reading habits!
 #GreatReadPBS
https://www.facebook.com/WKNOTV/videos/1760623864033892/


 



Two Rivers Bookstore in Cooper-Young specializes in Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror.
Bookstore owner Heather Cee talks about the pleasures of running a bookstore and reveals her own favorite
SF author & series. #GreatReadPBS
 #GreatReadPBS
https://www.facebook.com/WKNOTV/videos/321474305090819/




While our WKNO crew was out in search of book lovers, we asked booksellers Marjorie, Joanne, and Jamie
at Novel Memphis if they had special books they loved to recommend.
 #GreatReadPBS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3DKqdkYbyc




Our WKNO team was out on the town talking to book lovers about the books they love.
We met mystery fan Carol Gandy at Novel Memphis and she told us about the first grown-up book she read on her own.
Have you voted for your favorite yet? #GreatReadPBS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I0SrMJvUxSI




Our WKNO team was out on the town talking to book lovers about the books they love.
We met Jeff Posson at Novel Memphis. His favorite is one of the books on The Great American Read 100 Books
lists - have you voted for your favorite yet? #GreatReadPBS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flkXTVKd_dk




WKNO is joining the #GreatReadPBS fun.
Our Education Manager Felicia Peat shares her thoughts on one book that made a big impact on her.
https://youtu.be/0jAmj8SN8Hk




Do you have a favorite book? WKNO volunteer Ashley Bonds does.
We hope you'll follow our Great American Read programming this summer and put in a vote for your favorite book!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJaszzcIeqc




Do you have a favorite author?
Playhouse on the Square's Courtney Oliver (she's also a WKNO volunteer) sure does!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABoQA-PmNNA



To find out more about the WKNO Book Club go to wknofm.org
and click on Book Club under the Engage tab in the menu.





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