Bookmarks: October 12th

We hope you had a great Canadian Thanksgiving, Savvy Readers! For us it’s been a week full of delicious leftovers, reading, and — of course — book news. Keep reading to see what happened in the book world this week!

1. Read an Excerpt From the Upcoming Friends Book!

I'll Be There For You The One About Friends Kelsey Miller

Image via: NBC/Getty Images/Vulture

Can you believe that next year is the 25th anniversary of the premiere of Friends?! If you can’t get enough of this enduring show, we have good news for you: a definitive retrospective book is coming out this fall. I’ll Be There For You: The One About Friends by Kelsey Miller comes out on October 23rd but you can read an excerpt on Vulture now! Read all about how “The One With the Embryos” came to be and more here.

2. Tiffany D. Jackson Reveals New Cover and Excerpt to Entertainment Weekly


If you’ve been here for a while you’ll know that we adore Tiffany D. Jackson here at The Savvy Reader! Known for her amazing books Allegedly and Monday’s Not Coming, Tiffany has now revealed the cover of her new book, Let Me Hear a Rhyme, along with an exclusive excerpt. Check them out on here.

3. 12 Bookstores to Add to Your Must-See List

Type Books Toronto Bibliophile

Image via: Chronicle Books/Bustle

I don’t know about you, but every time I travel I always pinpoint the cool bookstores I need to visit. (For example, I finally was able to visit The Strand this past week!) Now, Bustle Books has shared a list of 12 bookstores to visit. Bonus: they’re all owned by women! See the full list, excerpted from Jane Mount’s Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany, here. Are there any must-see bookstores on your bucket list?

4. #HarperPresents… 2019’s Biggest Thrillers!

Harper Presents Karen Hamilton Annie Ward 2019s Biggest Thrillers

Want to hear about 2019’s biggest thrillers from the authors themselves before they’re even published? Of course you do! Well, if you’re in Toronto, here’s your chance. #HarperPresents is hosting Annie Ward, author of Beautiful Bad, and Karen Hamilton, author of The Perfect Girlfriend next week. Learn how to RSVP to this exclusive meet-and-greet here!

That’s it from us this week, Savvy Readers! We hope you have a fantastic weekend. Don’t forget to let us know if you have any book news to share. Tweet us @SavvyReader or leave us a comment below!


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