Tag: book con

Ultimate Survival Guide to Book Conventions & Festivals

Hello everyone! This week is one of the biggest weeks for bookish people as people from around the world flock to Blogbound, Book Expo, and, Book Con. Whether you have been to one, two or all of the conventions, the experience can be a doozy, to say the least. Over the years, it’s common for …

Warcross by Marie Lu – Review

*this post includes affiliate links I have with Amazon* Hello everyone! So, last year, I was lucky enough to win an ARC of Warcross* by Marie Lu at Book Con 2017 and I read it and loved it so much….but forgot to write a review (oops lol) Since Wildcard, book two, comes out today (whooooo!!!!), …

DISCUSSION: All About ARCs (Advance Reader’s Copies)

Hello everyone! So, if you’re a part of the bookish community, you’ve probably heard of the acronym/thing “ARCs”. For me, I didn’t know about them until like 2 yrs into blogging (as I never really interacted with people who talked about ARCs) and now they are everywhere lol Anyways, there are probably a bunch of …

Book Con: FAQs, Advice & Tips

Hello everyone! Today I am going to talk to you about one of my most favorite places on Earth: BookCon! I went for the first time ever to Book Con last year (in 2017) and I absolutely adored it! I also did not fully know what to do lol Of course, I researched as much as …

DISCUSSION: Don’t Forget The Young In Young Adult

Hello everyone! Lately, there’s been some discussion that pops up about the YA book community, specifically about the lack of teens/teen authority. Now what I mean by that is: there seem to be a lot fewer teens in the community (aka people 19 or younger) and, adults in the community seem to have more authority …

Book Con – Days 0: Macmillan Party + A Mini Meet Up

*this post includes affiliate links I have with Amazon* Hello everyone! So a couple weekends (and a bit before that) I was over in New York City for Book Con *shrieks*!!!!! It was my first time EVER going to a convention and y’all I had the time of my LIFE! I did so much, got so …

DISCUSSION: Dissecting That BEA Article

Hello everyone! So yesterday was a big not-so-great day for bloggers with the announcement that BEA (Book Expo America) would limit a number of bloggers able to go to the convention. Now, before we dissect the article that announced that – and some other things -, two things need to be said: BEA is a …