Happy Friday, Savvy Readers! I hope you’ve had a great week. I’ve been really enjoying the nicer weather lately and here at The Savvy Reader we’ve even started to look forward to spring. Not only that, we’ve also been enjoying all of the fun bookish news of the week. So, what are we waiting for? Let’s dive in!
1. Watch: What Inspired Angie Thomas to Write The Hate U Give? (And More!)
It’s almost here! One of our most highly anticipated books of February, The Hate U Give, comes out next week. This story is timely and important and we can’t wait for everyone to read it! In the meantime, The Hate U Give author Angie Thomas had a chat with Epic Reads about where her inspiration for the book came from, who her favourite rapper is, and activism. Watch the video here!