Bookmarks: April 29th

Happy Friday, Savvy Readers! It’s been another busy week here at The Savvy Reader but we always make time to keep our eye on the biggest bookish news each week. In this edition of Bookmarks, you’ll find our favourite news stories, photos, and links of the week. Keep reading to see what caught our eye or “Bookmark” this post for later!

The Nest Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

1.  Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney Answers Questions About The Nest at #IndigoBookClub

We can’t stop buzzing about The Nest and we’re so happy we got a chance to speak to you about it this week during the Chapters Indigo #IndigoBookClub this week! Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney was also a part of the chat, answering some of our most burning questions about the book (and her upcoming projects)! Did you get a chance to ask Cynthia your question? Click here to read the full conversation on Twitter!

Bif Naked CBC Books Books that changed her life

(Photo via: CBC Books)

2. Canadian Musician Bif Naked on the Books that Changed Her Life

Legendary Canadian musician Bif Naked lays it bare in her new memoir I, Bificus. Watch her talk to ET Canada about it here. Bif Naked also stopped by CBC Books last week to share the “8 books that changed her life.” Sneak a peek at Bif’s virtual bookshelf on CBC Books.

3.  Enter to Win The Fireman and The Ashes of London on Goodreads!

We know you love a great deal – that’s why we share our Savvy Savings with you every week. But what if I told you you could win two of the biggest titles this spring? Head over to Goodreads to enter HarperCollins Canada’s giveaways for Joe Hill‘s The Fireman here and Andrew Taylor‘s The Ashes of London here! (Plus, learn more about The Ashes of London by reading Andrew Taylor‘s guest post here.) Which book are you most excited to read this spring?

Authors for Indies Day Banner

(Photo via: Authors for Indies)

4.  Authors for Indies Day is Tomorrow

Tomorrow, April 30th, is the second annual Authors for Indies Day in Canada! All across the country, our favourite authors will be visiting their neighbourhood independent bookstores to give back to the community. Be sure to check out the Authors for Indies website to see which authors will be visiting your local indie bookstore! Ps, Neil Gaiman fans, be sure to check out this special limited edition book at select stores only.

5. Favourite Photo of the Week:

The Feeling When You Finish a Good Novel

(Photo via: Ebbs Ebbs)

I haven’t shared very many photos during these weekly Bookmarks, but this illustration is just too great to not share! Who else feels like this after finishing a really great book?

What are you reading this week? Don’t forget to let us know on Twitter @SavvyReader or
in the comments below!

Karen

Follow me on Twitter @karenfma

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