Hi Savvy Readers! Happy Friday to you all! Not only is it almost the weekend, it’s time for another edition of Bookmarks! We’re bringing you all the latest bookish news, links, photos, and tweets of the week. Let’s get to it!
1. Governor General’s Literary Awards
This week, the Governor General’s Literary Award winners were announced. A big congratulations to Joel Thomas Hynes! His novel, We’ll All Be Burnt in Our Beds Some Night won the Fiction category. Click here to see the full list of Governor General’s Awards winners. What do you think of the results? Share your thoughts in the comments below!
2. A First Look at Love, Simon
We are so excited for the upcoming movie Love, Simon! It’s adapted from Becky Albertalli’s Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda and is out next March. This week, Entertainment Weekly shared a short teaser clip and stills from the movie. Check it all out here! And read the book first!
3. A Bookish Halloween Roundup
Although Halloween wrapped up earlier this week, we can still share the best bookish costumes and pumpkins of 2017. Did you dress up as your favourite literary character? Share with us in the comments below!
4. Tweet of the Week
In case you missed it, this video of Becky Albertalli, Julie Murphy and Angie Thomas professing their love of ketchup chips is absolutely perfect!!
That’s it for this week, Savvy Readers! I hope your weekend is filled with good books!
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