Bookmarks: October 28th

It’s Friday again, Savvy Readers! Which means it’s time for us to wind down from the work week and catch up on any bookish news that you might have missed. So, curl up under a blanket and keep reading—or simply “Bookmark” this post for later.

1. Some BIG Veronica Roth News Was Announced This Week 

Toronto Veronica Roth fans, you’re in luck: Epic Reads has announced tour dates for Veronica Roth‘s upcoming Carve the Mark tour — and Toronto is on the list! Mark your calendars, readers, it’s going to be so much fun. Find more tour details here. Are you as excited as I am about Carve the Mark?!

2. Campers Bring Flip Books Into the Wilderness

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(Image via Bustle)

You’re never too old for a little bit of magic—and bookish magic is the best kind! As reported by Bustle, giant illuminated flip books have been installed throughout a New Hampshire forest for passersby to flip through. The best part? The books were created as a project by teen and preteen campers! Read more about the beautiful installation here.

3. This Week in Award News…

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As you know, fall is the season for book awards! This week, both the Governor General’s Literary Awards and the Man Booker Prize were announced. Click here to see the list of Governor General’s Awards winners and here to see who took home the Man Booker Prize. Congratulations to all the winners! Are you happy with the results? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!

4. Win Some Boooooooo-ks with The Savvy Reader‘s Spooky Giveaway!

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There really is nothing I love more than sharing giveaway news, Savvy Readers. That’s why I’m so thrilled to share that we at The Savvy Reader and 50 Book Pledge have a giveaway open just in time for Halloween. If staying in with a spine-tingling read is more your thing, click here for a chance to win a Hallowe’en prize pack including The Sisters by Claire Douglas, The Perfect Girl by Gilly Macmillan, The Fireman by Joe Hill, Missing Presumed by Susie Steiner, and The Kept Woman by Karin Slaughter. No costumes necessary. (Hurry—the giveaway ends soon!)

Thanks for tuning in! From one Savvy Reader to another, I wish you a treat-filled Halloween weekend. Don’t forget to share your bookish updates with us on Twitter @SavvyReader or leave us a comment below!

Karen

Follow me on Twitter @karenfma

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