The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Giveaway

Calling all Hobbit fans! For those of you who have been visiting thesavvyreader.ca for the past couple of years, it’s no surprise that we LOVE The Hobbit. In August 2012, we lead a Read The Hobbit-athon, during which we asked people who had never read The Hobbit before (and those who had, too!) to read […]

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Halloween Costume Ideas!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We’ve been counting down the days until Halloween for a ridiculously long time. Still looking for a costume? We’ve put together a list inspired by some of our favourite characters from TV shows, movies, and YA books. If you need a more detailed guide on how to […]

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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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