50 Book Pledge Weekly Roundup: April 16-21

Hi Savvy Readers, and happy weekend to you all! I can’t wait to get outside (with my TBR pile in tow) to enjoy some sunshine and spring! I assume you’ll be doing the same…


The 50 Book Pledge

Every week we get a little bit closer to our community reading goal of 150,000 books! We currently have over 4,850 pledges, and we’ve read over 52,000 books! Incredible! I hope you all continue to devour these books and we’ll meet our goal in no time. If you need a little TBR inspiration, check out our picks for April here. 

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This Week’s Featured Read 


This week, our Featured Read was The Best of Adam Sharp by Graeme Simsion. From the bestselling author of The Rosie Project and The Rosie Effect  comes a heartwarming story of lost love and second chances.  This book is the perfect pick-me-up for the weekend and we definitely recommend it! Here’s what other readers thought:

“Loved it! Brave, honest and touching – I couldn’t put it down.” – Irena, Goodreads

“I bought this book a few days ago and I can’t put it down! This book is thought provoking and intelligent. Everyone should give this book a read.” – Fida, Indigo

“If you have ever loved and lost, experienced heartache, betrayal and the joy of connection, this one is for you! The master of human relationships, the author who carves characters from the deepest place and with the words that draw you in, Graeme Simsion’s latest novel will delight you!” – Suzanne, Amazon 


This Week on Savvy Reader

If You Liked The Nightingale, Then Try…


If you liked reading The Nightingale by Kirstin Hannah, you’re going to Teresa Messineo’s The Fire By Night. Find out why.

This Earth Day, Read Your Way Across Canada

It’s Earth Day today, and we could think of no better way to take part than with a book in hand (and lights off, enjoying nature, of course!) So we’ve rounded up some of the best books that will take you on a journey across Canada to celebrate the land! Check it out right here!

Top 10 New Historical Fiction Reads

Our TBR is always piled high with historical fiction, so we thought we’d share some our favourite new historical reads with you here!

Bookmarks: April 21st

There’s lots of juicy stuff in this week’s Bookmarks, so be sure to catch up here!

Contests & Giveaways

The Best of Adam Sharp 50 Book Pledge Giveaway

We are giving away two copies of Graeme Simsion’s new novel, The Best of Adam Sharp! Enter to win here!

There are some great giveaways going on at Goodreads now, and you have a chance to win advanced copies of The People at Number 9 or My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward so go and enter!

Castle.jpgYou have the chance to win a special edition copy of the beautiful novel The Women in the Castle! Click here for all the details!

With so many great giveaways going on this week, how can you NOT them all? What are you waiting for?

I hope you have a wonderful weekend filled with the friends, family, and a new book! What will you be reading this weekend? Leave us a comment below or on Twitter @SavvyReader!


Happy Reading,


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