As the pages of the calendar turn, the moment when Oprah will finally bid adieu to her fans across the world is nearing. After witnessing a stupendous success, the longest-run Oprah Winfrey Show will come to an end on May 25, 2011. With the Oprah finale, a glorious chapter in the world television history will be over. The show of Oprah Winfrey has seen a great transformation with the addition of various segments. Oprah book club is a popular segment of the show which has got a great fan following too. Oprah book club is mainly a discussion club of books where the books chosen by Oprah Winfry are highlighted. With the onset of the Oprah book club in September 1996, it has gained immense popularity.
Embarking on its journey on September 8, 1986, the Oprah Winfrey show has already passed through 24 seasons and as many as 3,724 episodes. It is the 25th season of the show when the D-day of Oprah finale will take place. In the long course of the show, viewers have witnessed the interviews of a number of great personalities by show host Winfrey. Some famous names among these personalities include Elizabeth Taylor, Tom Cruise, Simon Cowell, Sarah Palin, Mackenzie Phillips, to name a few. The announcement of Oprah finale has come as a complete surprise to its viewers. It’s expected that Oprah finale will be a heartbreaking moment for many people across the globe.
Since its inception in 1996, the Oprah book club has played a key role behind the popularity of many novels. Of late, the Oprah book club has published Jacquelyn Mitchard’s novel The Deep End of the Ocean. The stunning success of the book club lies in its influence spreading across the world, including Brazil. There are large selections of books of Oprah book club. Some amongst them include Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison, The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton, Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi, The Treasure Hunt by Bill Cosby, Paradise by Toni Morrison, Back Roads by Tawni O’Dell, House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III, Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle, just to name a few. Run by a famous personality like Oprah Winfrey, the show and book club have authored a great success story for which Oprah finale has become the most-awaited moment for everyone.