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Seven Deadly Sins Tag!

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Random Quote of the Day: “One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.” – William Feather 

Hello sunshines! 🔆 Yes, I’ve actually been TAGGED this time for the SEVEN DEADLY SINS tag, so let’s do it! Oh, and thank you, Yasmin, for the tag!! ❤

GREED

What is your most inexpensive book? What is your most expensive book?

Hmmm…do the books I got for free count as the most inexpensive? Because if so, I have a ton of those. However my most expensive book thus far would have to be THE SCULPTOR by Scott McCloud — this beauty was cheaper on BookOutlet (thank you, BO), but it’s sales price is around $22.

WRATH

What author do you have a love/hate relationship with?

Image result for wrath sinHmmm…I’m going to have to go with Colleen Hoover or Rainbow Rowell. Both of these authors have controversial novels that have been brought into my attention as of lately but I do enjoy one or two of their novels.

GLUTTONY

What book have you devoured over and over with no shame?

LOOKING FOR ALASKA by John Green. This one is a no-brainer — I read it once (maybe even twice) a year!

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The Bay Area Book BFFs: Blogger & Author Event | Recap

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Random Quote of the Day: “People age even when you’re not looking.” – Randy K. Milholland

Hello sunshines! ☀ I am so happy to be typing this post and sharing such an amazing experience with you all! If you didn’t know, about a week ago I attended a private event hosted by Hannah @ NYMBC,  Christy & Nancy @ Tales of the Ravenous Reader and those at Books Inc. located in Santa Clara, CA. Here’s some details:

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The Bay Area Book BFFs: Authors ❤ Bloggers Brunch

Image result for books inc santa claraThanks to Christy & Hannah, I was invited to this event where local authors & bloggers were able to connect & express what we love most — BOOKS!! It was my first time visiting Books Inc., and it was such a beautiful bookstore that I hope to visit again. The company & the overall environment was so welcoming, and I definitely appreciated that. There was food, books, authors…What more could I ask for??

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As mentioned, Bay Area authors & bloggers were joined together, ranging from all ages and genres. Here’s a list of who attended:

Bloggers* –

NYMBC // Tales of the Ravenous Reader // Folded Pages Distillery // JBelkBooks // San Jose Public Library // Books, Boys, and Blogs // Forever Young Adult // Girl in the Pages // Tealreader // The Young Folks // Shooting Stars Mag

*please make sure to visit all of their blogs; you won’t regret it!!

ABOUT NYMBC

14192689_1090537074316653_2695579152047120126_n.pngNot Your Mother’s Book Club isn’t REALLY a club. It’s the name of Books Inc.’s Young Adult Author Salon. So really, we’re just an inclusive bunch of PASSIONATE readers who get to hang out with the coolest authors on the scene! We throw parties, eat snacks and read, read, read, read, read…

Not Your Mother’s Book Club events go into the Not Your Mother’s Book Club Fund, which Books Inc. turns around and uses to spread the love of reading throughout the Bay Area communities.

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Halfway Through January Already? | January BWWU

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Random Quote of the Day: “To be mature means to face, and not evade, every fresh crisis that comes.” – Fritz Kunkel

Hello sunshines! 🔆 The first month of 2017 is almost over and I’d like to say I’ve been sticking to my goals for the most part xD Let’s see what’s new this month…

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  • I just attended the Bay Area Book BFFs: Author & Blogger Event yesterday and it was such a great experience! I was paired with Alexandra Sirowy and she was such a joy! I will be posting a Recap Event post, so stayed tuned for that! Here’s a group picture: (do you recognize any of your favorite authors?)15977560_1158616367520347_4602752685181493352_n
  • My second semester of Junior year of high school started at the beginning of January, and right now, and have no idea what to expect.
  • I’m speaking at a panel this Saturday with two other local authors this Saturday! I am nervous but excited at the same time xD
  • Ed Sheeran dropped two songs from his newest album, Division, and I AM SO DARN STOKED AND CAN’T WAIT UNTIL MARCH 3rd!!!

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