Celebrities line up to launch BBC's Big Read

<p>The BBC will launch "The Big Read", its landmark project to find the nation's best-loved book, with a 90-minute BBC2 documentary on Saturday 5th April.</p><p>The programme will feature celebrities including Michael Palin, Helen Fielding, Nicole Appleton, Richard Eyre, Iain Duncan Smith, Sophie Dahl, Jackie Stewart, Terry Pratchett and Jackie Collins discussing their best-loved books. The launch weekend will also include a movie premi?re with a literary theme, and "The Big Read Mastermind Celebrity Special".</p><p>For two weeks until 19th April, members of the public will nominate their f...

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