You’ve made it through the week, Savvy Readers! Happy Friday! There was a lot of celebration this week: an anniversary, a longlist announcement, a day celebrating women (!!), giveaways, and, of course, March Madness round two. With so much bookish news to cover, why wait? Keep reading or “Bookmark” this post for later!
1. HarperCollins Celebrates #HC200
Woohoo! Our friends at HarperCollins are celebrating their 200th anniversary! To commemorate the event, HarperCollins launched a new website to showcase their history and some of the iconic books they’ve published in the past 200 years. Check it out here. What’s your favourite HarperCollins book?
Welcome to another edition of Bookmarks, Savvy Readers! As usual, there has been a lot of great book news this week. Have you been keeping up? We’ve been collecting news stories, links, and photos that caught our eye this week, so continue reading or “Bookmark” this post for later!
1. Canada Reads Shortlist and Champions Announced
Photo via CBC Books
It’s almost that time again! Canada Reads is an annual battle of the books competition hosted by the CBC. This year’s contenders were announced this week and they all look fantastic. (Time to add them to our 50 Book Pledge and claim the Canada Reads badge!) Have you read last year’s winner, The Illegal by Lawrence Hill, yet?