Savvy Gift Guide: Books for Fiction Readers

The snow is falling, it’s -19 with the windchill, and the malls are packed with holiday shoppers! But do not fear Savvy Readers, every Tuesday and Thursday we will be posting holiday gift guides to make your holiday shopping a breeze. We have books for just about everyone on your shopping list, from pop-culture junkies to foodies, millennials […]

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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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