Bookmarks: September 9th

Happy Friday, Savvy Readers! Even though it was a short week this week due to the holiday weekend, there was definitely still a lot of fun bookish news. From award lists to movie news to exclusive reveals, this Bookmarks post will keep you updated on all the essential news from the book world. So, keep […]

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Fall Fiction Preview 2016

We have an amazing fall lineup this year – full of dark, fantastical and contemporary stories – and we can’t wait for you guys to get your hands on these #FallFictionReads! In fact, read to the bottom to find out how you actually can (for free!)! Leave Me by Gayle Forman On Sale: September 6, […]

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David Bergen’s ‘Leaving Tomorrow’: A Review

David Bergen’s Leaving Tomorrow had me hooked by the very first page with its unbelievably elegant and elevated prose. The Giller-nominated author takes such a simple storyline—boy wants out of his small town—and transforms every page and observation into something romantic and poignant. In Leaving Tomorrow, Arthur Wohlgemuht—an eloquent, intelligent and romantic youth—yearns for escape from […]

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Bookmarks: November 30th Edition

1) Hey, Savvy Readers! It’s just about that time of year when Canadians get riled up alongside a passionate panel of national celebrities, each vying to have the book they represent crowned champion of CBC’s Canada Reads competition. This year, the patriotic stakes are especially high since all five books represent a specific national region. […]

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