Perfect Pairings: Books & Vacation Spots

Happy ‘almost the end of winter’ Savvy Readers!

If you’re like me, you can’t wait for the start of spring and the warmer weather, and you can’t believe how long it takes to get there! So I tend to live vicariously through my books… don’t we all?

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February has Valentine’s Day, Family Day and for you college and university students: Reading Week! All these holidays make it perfect for you to take that much needed vacation. So if you are going away for some much needed sun or a change of scenery, we’ve compiled a list of perfect books to take with you on that perfect vacation!

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Top 10 Reasons to Read Lucy Holliday’s A Night In Series!

Hello there, Savvy Readers!

It’s been a minute since my last Savvy Top 10. As the weather has been getting warmer and warmer (and warmer and warmer), I’ve been devouring my summer reading list. And while I’ve been making great headway on some amazing new releases, I’ve also been taking to opportunity to return to some old favourites. And definitely, one of the best summer decisions I made was reading Lucy Holliday’s A Night In Series.

Starting with A Night in with Audrey Hepburn and followed by A Night in with Marilyn Monroe, Holliday’s series follows Libby Lomax as she attempts to find her place in the world (and her perfect Happily Ever After). Of course, all her plans are thrown off course when glamorous starlets of Hollywood’s past begin to appear in her tiny apartment.

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50 Book Pledge Featured Read: The Decent Proposal

“The problem was that love didn’t creep up on a person the way it did in so many books and movies. … Like every other miracle, it came all at once, fully formed, and once seen, it was impossible to unsee.”

– Kemper Donovan, The Decent Proposal

When I started reading The Decent Proposal, I was full and ready to give in to light, summer reading. (It helped that it was almost 20 degrees in Toronto this weekend!) And while I certainly got my rom com fix for the weekend, I discovered so much more in Kemper Donovan’s new novel, The Decent Proposal.

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