If You Liked Welcome to Night Vale, Then Try…


If you like Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor, then try Borne by Jeff VanderMeer. Here’s why…

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50 Book Pledge Weekly Roundup: May 1-19

Savvy Readers!!!!

I hope you’re all having a wonderful month of May. I can already say with confidence that I know some of you have been doing lots of reading (ahem, Savvy Readathon!), and I can’t think of a better way to kick off summer (and the long weekend!).


Read on for all of the fun we’ve been having the last little while, and catch up on everything you might have missed!

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Bookmarks: May 19th

Happy long weekend Friday, Savvy Readers! I hope I’m not speaking too soon but it really seems like summer is on the horizon now. We can’t wait! We also can’t wait to share this week’s Bookmarks with you, so let’s get started. Here are our favourite bookish news stories, links, and photos from the past week!

1. Word on the Street Launches New Diverse Writing Contest


Hear, hear! Young writers with diverse stories should check out Writing DiverCity, Word on the Street’s new contest. The contest “aims to highlight vibrancy and diversity in emerging Canadian talent,” The Quill and Quire reports. This year’s entries are due June 23rd, so make sure to click here to read up on The Quill and Quire’s coverage of this exciting opportunity to showcase your voice!

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