Results are in for The Great Dennis Read

DENNIS – From May 22, 2018 until September 1, 2018, the Dennis Libraries collected votes for the top five favorite books of Dennis.

The launch of the Dennis event coincided with PBS’ premiere of its “Great American Read,” an eight part series that celebrated the power, passion, and joy of reading looked at through the lens of America’s 100 best-loved books.

People could vote online or in any one of the five Dennis libraries. They could choose from PBS’ provided list of America’s 100 Favorite Novels or they could write in their own choices.

Over 100 people voted, listing 575 books. The top five most loved books in Dennis are: #1 – To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, #2 – Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, #3 – Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, #4 – Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery and Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling, #5 – The Help by Kathryn Stockett and Moby Dick by Herman Melville.

If you missed your opportunity to participate in “The Great Dennis Read,” you may still vote online for the PBS “Great American Read” until October 18, 2018. The series’ grand finale is on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 8:00 p.m

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