Reader & Writer


SAVY is a Chicago author, journalist, artist, teacher, business owner, and booktuber. She's the founder of The Furever Home Friends, a series of kids' books and stuffed animals based on real rescue dogs, which won multiple startup awards in 2018. SAVY also teaches creative writing to kids through Chicago's Open Books program, writes about music for Halftime Magazine, and runs a blog and a booktube channel about the best books in YA.

Favorite Books

An Abundance of Katherines - John Green,
Fangirl - Rainbow Rowell,
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry - Fredrik Backman,
Carry On - Rainbow Rowell,
Turtles All the Way Down - John Green,
The Hate U Give - Angie Thomas,
Your Book Your Brand - Dana Kaye

Favorite Quotes

"If you're the smartest person in the room, you're in the wrong room." - Unknown; "Surround yourself with people you like and make cool stuff with them." - John Green

Favorite Genres

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