Bookmarks: January 17

Happy Friday Savvy Readers! It’s my favourite day of the week (and not just because it’s Friday!), which means it’s time for this week’s edition of Bookmarks! And, given the snowpocalypse that’s currently blanketing Eastern Canada and about to hit Ontario this weekend, we could use some reading time. So without further ado, here’s everything […]

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Tips for Meeting Your Book Pledge Reading Goals

Happy Thursday Savvy Readers! We’re already halfway through January if you can believe it, and if you’re anything like me, chances are you’re already thinking about how you’re going to reach your My Book Pledge reading goal for the year! Whether you’re a little overzealous like myself and have committed to reading 100 books this […]

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Our Favourite Literary Oddballs

When it comes to favourite characters, there seems to be a specific brand of character that attach themselves most firmly to our hearts, be it because we identify with them more, we like their personalities, we think they’re funny, or we just love them inexplicably. Those characters are, of course, oddballs – the misfits, weirdos, […]

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My Book Pledge Featured Read: Second Best

While this may be our second Featured Read of 2020, and have a conveniently fitting title for the spot, don’t be fooled – this book is not second best to anyone! Second Best by Jessica Dettmann is a unique contemporary story with the right balance of humour and sincerity to help us get through the […]

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