Bookmarks: July 24

Another warm week has come and gone, so that means it’s time for this week’s Bookmarks! Let’s catch up on everything you might’ve missed.

1. Anthony Horowitz’s Magpie Murders is coming to TV!

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Thanks to the lovely people at PBS, Anthony Horowitz‘s inventive, critically acclaimed mystery novel, Magpie Murders, is the latest bestseller to make the jump to the small screen! Read all about the thrilling news here.

2. Rumaan Alam’s Upcoming Novel is also coming to the small screen!

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Earlier this week, it was announced that Netflix won the rights to Leave the World Behind, the highly, highly anticipated new novel from Rumaan Alam! As if that’s not good enough, the news continued to pour in, this time in the form of the announcement that Sam Esmail is set to direct and Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington are set to star in the adaptation! Read more about the news here.

3. #HarperPresents an event that you do NOT want to miss! 

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Our friends at HarperCollins Canada are throwing an INCREDIBLE thriller roundtable – complete with a cocktail guide chosen by the authors themselves! – that features a panel moderator by Kimberly Belle as she leads the conversation with Katie Tallo, Sheena Kamal, and Karen Hamilton! The conversation will be held via Zoom on July 29th at 7:00 PM ET. RSVP for the event here.

4. A book trailer JUST dropped! 

Giller Prize finalist Dennis Bock is back this fall with his new novel The Good German, and HarperCollins Canada just released the captivating trailer for it! Check it out above.

That’s all we have for you this week, Savvy Readers. What books are you hoping to read this weekend? Let us know in the comments or on Twitter @SavvyReader!

Happy reading,

Jesse

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