books

The Great American Read Series Returns

September 10, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
The Great American Read

The Great American Read returns on September 11. Join host, Meredith Vieira, as she takes viewers on a journey across the country to uncover the nation’s 100 most-loved novels. If you missed the launch special, you can view the show on-demand . There is still time to vote...

SC Authors Featured on New Show

August 23, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Holly Bounds Jackson
SC Author Mary Alice Monroe with USCB student production crew and SCETV's Holly Bounds Jackson

South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) and the University of South Carolina Beaufort (USCB) are proud to announce a collaborative television show, By The River, which premieres this Fall. Recorded at ETV Lowcountry studio in Beaufort, S.C., By The River is an...

Teacher Talks About Inspiring Books

May 22, 2018 - Posted in Education by Tabitha Safdi
Lord of the Flies bookcover

In celebration of PBS's Great American Read, Nicholas Snyder, an English teacher at Cane Bay High School, talks about his favorite books to read and teach. With 100 titles, only one book can win. What will be America's favorite? Don't forget to catch PBS's Great American...

South Carolina's 2018 Teacher of the Year Talks All-Time Favorite Book

May 21, 2018 - Posted in Education by Tabitha Safdi
To Kill A Mockingbird

In celebration of PBS's Great American Read , the 2018 South Carolina Teacher of the Year, Erin Fox, talks about her all-time favorite book. With 100 titles, only one book can win. What will be America's favorite? Vote today and don't forget to catch PBS's Great American...

Mark Bryan Talks About His Favorite Book

May 18, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Mark Bryan

Mark Bryan, musician and founding member of Hootie and the Blowfish, talks about his favorite book. Visit Palmetto Scene online at scetv.org to see other SC celebrities talk about the importance of books and reading. And don't forget to catch PBS's Great American Read all...

SC Native Craig Melvin Talks About His Favorite Book Genre

May 17, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Craig Melvin

Craig Melvin, Journalist, News Anchor, and South Carolina native, talks about his favorite book genre. Tune in to SCETV's Palmetto Scene on May 17th at 7:30 to hear more South Carolina celebrities talk about their favorite books! And don't forget to catch PBS's Great...

Born to Read

May 17, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Holly Bounds Jackson and Tabitha Safdi
Mother with baby

Besides their bundle of joy, new moms leave the hospital with stacks of information meant to help get the baby on the right track. A Lowcountry group of volunteers is using that post-partum window to educate mothers about the advantages of early reading. At the mother’s...

The Ageless Pastime

May 16, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Holly Bounds Jackson and Tabitha Safdi
Checking out books on the mobile library

The aging population in Beaufort County has more time on their hands for leisure than ever before. However, lack of mobility sometimes puts a sudden halt to many of those pleasures. But thanks to the recent addition of a bookmobile, the Beaufort County Public Library is...

Lowcountry Moms' Book Club Not Your Average Meetup

May 9, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Holly Bounds Jackson and Tabitha Safdi
Books

Motherhood is certainly rewarding—but it’s also exhausting! Playing taxi driver, personal chef, housekeeper, doctor and so much more can zap all of your energy by day’s end. But a group of moms in Bluffton is going the extra mile to make time for themselves-—and it’s all in...

THE GREAT AMERICAN READ Reveals List of America’s 100 Favorite Novels

April 25, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
PBS - The Great American Read - Help Choose America's Favorite Book

PBS unveiled a List of America’s 100 Best-loved Novels , chosen in support of THE GREAT AMERICAN READ, a new PBS series that celebrates the joy of reading and the books we love. THE GREAT AMERICAN READ, hosted by television personality and journalist Meredith Vieira,...