Savvy Savings: July 27th!

As fellow readers, we know what it’s like… Which is why, when we spot one, we’re going to share Savvy Savings for book lovers on the blog! But firstly, a few things: The prices listed below are for the e-book editions of the books only. Prices listed are set by Canadian e-retailers. Which means, unfortunately, we can […]

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Top 10 Spy/Detective Characters

Hi, Savvy Readers! For all you crime and thriller loving readers, today I’ve compiled a list of our Top 10 Spy and Detective Characters. Lord Alexander Hawke – Patriot by Ted Bell Alex Hawke is a classic government spy in a nine book series by Ted Bell. Having suffered a childhood trauma, Hawke has spent his life fighting injustice. After […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Read Sophie Hannah!

In case you missed it, Sophie Hannah’s latest crime novel, A Game for All the Family, has finally hit the shelves! If you haven’t read any of Hannah’s works yet, you have to! And to convince you, I’ve compiled my top 10 reasons on why you should read Sophie Hannah. (ANY of her books, though […]

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Recreating Hercule Poirot (and other inaccurate verbs): A Guest Post by Sophie Hannah

We’re happy to welcome Sophie Hannah, author of the upcoming Hercule Poirot novel, The Monogram Murders, to The Savvy Reader. Here, Sophie shares what it was like to ‘recreate’ Poirot. Since it was announced last September that I would be writing a new Hercule Poirot novel, I have read many accounts of what I intend […]

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