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RECAP: YALLWEST 2019

On May 4th, 2019 we attended our fourth Yallwest. If you don't know, Yallwest is a book festival in Santa Monica, California which features author panels, signings, giveaways, and general bookishness with a focus in Young Adult and Middle Grade books. It is one of our favorite events of the year because it's basically a… Continue reading RECAP: YALLWEST 2019

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GUIDE TO: Yallwest

2019 Dates: May 3 - 4, 2019 Location: Santa Monica High School in Santa Monica, California Link to Site: YALLWEST What is Yallwest? Yallwest is a book festival located in Santa Monica High School. Publishers and authors from all over come together for various author signings, panels, and general bookish events. It is an event geared toward… Continue reading GUIDE TO: Yallwest

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BOOK REVIEW: The Me I Meant To Be

The Me I Meant to Be by Sophie Jordan Publication Date: January 1, 2019 (Shout out to the HMH Teen booth at Yallwest for the ARC) I went into this thinking I would not like it. I mean it features one of my least favorite tropes: best friends having feeling for/dating the same guy.  Yet… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Me I Meant To Be