Bookmarks: February 17th

Happy happy Friday, Savvy Readers! I hope you’ve had a splendid, love-filled week this week. I certainly have — so much so that it has spilled over to all the fun bookish news I have to share this week. There’s nothing I don’t love about what we’re about to talk about! So, without further ado, here are the bookish news, links, and photos we loved from this week:

1. Cutest Valentine Ever: Dad’s Bookish Photoshoot

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Photo via: People/Josh Rossi

Okay, is this not the cutest? A photographer dad recently created a Beauty and the Beast photoshoot for his daughter. They played dress up and shot some amazing photos! See some of the shots here. If you were to have a bookish photoshoot, which iconic character would you want to be?

2. This Trailer is Everything Everything

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Photo via: Deadline/Everything Everything

Yaaas! The trailer for the adaptation of Nicola Yoon‘s bestselling book Everything, Everything came out this week and it looks so sweet! About a girl who is allergic to the world and her friendship with her next door neighbour, Everything Everything is contemporary YA at its finest. Watch the movie trailer here.

Ps. Can’t get enough of Amandla Stenberg? Great news! She’s also slated to star in an adaptation of Angie ThomasThe Hate U Give. Yes yes yes.

3. Just Announced: Constance Wu in Crazy Rich Asians Adaptation

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Photo via: Huffington Post

Speaking of movie news, how about the announcement that Constance Wu will be playing Rachel in the upcoming adaptation of Crazy Rich Asians!? Based on the bestselling book of the same name by Kevin Kwan, the movie will feature an all-asian cast. I can’t wait! See the casting news here.

4. Win Some of Our Favourite Sweet Reads!

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As you already know, being a 50 Book Pledger has its perks! In case you missed it, we are hosting a sweet giveaway this week for you Savvy Readers. Make sure to sign up for the 50 Book Pledge to be eligible to enter to win a prize pack of two amazing Lindsey Kelk novels: We Were on a Break and Always the Bridesmaid. Enter the giveaway here.

Favourite picture of the week:

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Even though Valentine’s Day has passed, the book love never ends! I love this book heart pic from HarperCollins Canada.

Did you love any bookish news stories this week? Share your favourites with us in the comments below or on Twitter @SavvyReader!

Karen

Follow me on Twitter @karenfma

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