I spent all of my spare time reading for a week and this is what happened

This past week I decided to try something different.  I decided to spend all of my free time reading and doing nothing else.  I didn’t think I had a lot of free time, since I work full-time Monday to Friday and have quite a long commute.  Here is my experience doing nothing but reading for 7 days… for science:thi

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If You Liked Wild, You’ll Like…

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If you liked Wild by Cheryl Strayed, then try Nearly Normal by Cea Sunrise Person! Here’s why…

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Bookmarks: February 3rd

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

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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?

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