Bookmarks: March 17th

Happy Friday, Savvy Readers! I hope you’ve been staying safe and warm this wintry week. As always we’ve been reading for our 50 Book Pledge and writing about our favourite books. And, of course, our Bookmarks posts are here to recap what happened in the bookish world in the past week! Well, you know we love to share happy news, links, and photos, but I’m sorry to inform you that this week we’re starting off with something a bit grim…

1. A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 is Coming!

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More unfortunate events? It’s true! The Baudelaire children will have to suffer a little bit longer as it was announced this week that Netflix has signed up for a second season of A Series of Unfortunate Events. See the announcement here and learn more about the book series here. (Hands up if you’re a *bit* excited about this bad news! Neil Patrick Harris sure is.)

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Bookmarks: January 20th

It’s Friday, Friday… which is Bookmarks day! As we do every week, we’ve rounded up our favourite bookish news stories, links, and photos all in this handy post. Keep reading now or “Bookmark” this post for later!

1. A Canadian Classic Turns 10

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Happy 10th Birthday, The Book of Negroes! Lawrence Hill‘s beloved novel turned 10 this week. Have you read The Book of Negroes or watched the miniseries on CBC? Share your review with us in the comments below or tweet it to us at @SavvyReader!

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#ASOUE Twitter Chat Roundup

On #FridayThe13th, the Savvy Reader team hosted an #ASOUE Twitter Chat to discuss some unfortunate things. A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS premiered on Netflix that day, and we were kind of (really) excited about it, and our fellow readers were too.

 

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