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My Two Week Work Experience at Penguin Random House

One day, whilst working my last shift at a small bakery in my hometown, I received an email. Usually, when it comes to the industry I work in, you’re not allowed to go on your phone. Hell, I’m not even allowed my phone on me just in case I even think about looking at it. So, bless the job Gods that it was my final day and that my manager let me look at my phone. This email is an email I’ve been crossing my fingers for for years. I began applying for work experience in  ...

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Reviews

Warcross by Marie Lu

Publisher: Penguin Release Date: October 2017 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life. The obsession started ten years ago and its fan base now spans the globe, some eager to escape from reality and others hoping to make a  ...

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Travel

An Amateur’s Guide to Stockholm

Stretched across fourteen islands on the east ‘bum’ of Sweden lies the capital Stockholm, a vibrant, friendly city buzzing with tourists and residents alike wrapped in hats, scarves, and drinking expensive coffee. Welcome to an amateur’s guide, where I, an amateur traveller,  ...

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On Writing

Nanowrimo Week Three (16-23)

AND WHAT A WEEK IT HAS BEEN. Welcome to the third week of Nanowrimo, where things have gone a little bit pear shaped. So by 19th November, I wanted to have completely finished Nano. Because on the 20th, I was starting work experience. Well, it’s a week later, I’m half way through  ...

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