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The Good, The Bad, & The Just Plain Embarrassing Parts of YALC 2018

THE TIME HAS COME TO TALK ABOUT YALC 2018. It’s finally here, my mammoth post on the most wonderful, bookish time of the year. 2018 saw me staying inside London for YALC for the first time ever and walking to the venue. WALKING. It also saw me lugging a suitcase through London on the hottest day of the year (36°c, damn you global warming!) and carrying a little fan around my neck for the whole convention. If you saw a girl get her hair caught in said fan while at YALC, hi! That was  ...

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Bookish, Misc.

YALC Survival Guide 2018

I did not expect to be writing this a mere two days before I left for YALC. Back in 2016, I wrote a YALC survival guide and not only did I promote it for last year’s convention, I also planned to do it this year. However, after reading it, I cannot in good faith promote it when it just  ...

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The Arsonist by Stephanie Oakes

Publisher: Dial/Penguin Release Date: 22nd August 2017 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads Molly Mavity is not a normal teenage girl. For one thing, her father is a convicted murderer, and his execution date is fast approaching. For another, Molly refuses to believe that her mother is dead, and she  ...

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