PBS, a public broadcast channel in the United States with a rich fifty-year history, is dedicated to providing accessible education to kids and adults alike. For us book lovers in particular, their channel has produced some of the best and most well-regarded book to screen adaptations, as well as amazing documentaries and biopics. Here are some of our favorites from their selection!
PBS Kids' Programming
Best Book to Screen Adaptations from PBS
Nova, Nature, and Science
Movies and PBS Pictures
And in the category of our favorite things: Book-to-screen adaptations! For over fifty years now, Masterpiece (Formerly Masterpiece Theatre) has been bringing fantastic novels to the small screen in the form of series, miniseries, and movies.
The Great American Read is a PBS series that explores and celebrates the power of reading as the core of an ambitious digital, educational, and community outreach campaign designed to get the country reading and passionately talking about books. One hundred books, to be exact, so happy reading!