Thank you to our 10,000 Twitter Followers!

Last night, our @SavvyReader Twitter account hit a HUGE milestone: 10,000 followers! We are amazed and humbled that so many of you have joined our online community of readers. Twitter has allowed us to connect with people all over Canada (and the world!) who, like us, not only love to read, but also enjoy sharing what they’re reading, […]

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The Savvy Reader’s Best Books of 2014

It’s here! After sharing our Best Books of 2014 (So Far) list in July, we’ve been keeping track of which books to add to the definitive list of the Best Books of 2014. It was a very difficult task, and appreciate the help from fellow Savvy Readers and 50 Book Pledgers who helped us narrow down […]

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Do Canadian novels have heroes?

Shamefully, I’d never read a Thomas King book before The Back of the Turtle. Every avid Canadian reader I know has either read King’s iconic Green Grass, Running Water or his most recent non-fiction blockbuster, An Inconvenient Indian. A copy of the former has been sitting on my bookcase for six months calling to me […]

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