To Kill a Mockingbird voted top 'Great American Read' in US poll

the Guardian -

the Guardian—Millions of American readers voted Harper Lee’s renowned story about racism as their favourite novel in six-month PBS poll To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee’s renowned coming-of-age story about racism and injustice in the American south, was voted the US’s best-loved novel by millions of readers as part of a national poll. The Pulitzer prize-winning book, first published in 1960, topped the US public service broadcaster PBS’s Great American Read survey, the results of which were announced on...

'To Kill a Mockingbird' is America's favorite novel, reports PBS 'The Great American Read'. 'The Great American Read' on PBS wraps up by announcing that Harper Lee's Southern classic 'To Kill a Mockingbird' is 'America's best-loved novel.'