Bookmarks (Thanksgiving Edition!): October 9th

Hi Savvy Readers! This weekend is Thanksgiving weekend, and we have a lot to be thankful for here at The Savvy Reader. Not only do we get to chat about books all day, but there has also been a lot of great news to celebrate this past week! Keep reading to catch up on this […]

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The 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize Shortlist is Here!

In case you missed it, the Scotiabank Giller Prize announced their 2015 longlist a few weeks ago. This morning, in downtown Toronto, Rick Mercer hosted a press conference to reveal which of the books nominated  made it to the exclusive shortlist. Of the twelve books nominated, the five finalists are as follows: André Alexis for his novel Fifteen Dogs, Samuel Archibald […]

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