The Big Read

The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest.

Big Read 2017: The Things They Carried
Big Read 2013: True Grit
Big Read 2011: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Big Read 2010: Housekeeping
Big Read 2009: Old School