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The Surprising Power Of A Book Club!

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Heyo Bookaholics! I love my friends! In honour of the recent release of The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling by Wei Chim, I am creating this post to discuss my appreciation for dumplings and my friends, especially over the past three days. This weekend (inclusive of Friday) has been an amazing one. I have seen my friends three days in a row and my productivity has been insane! Friday 16th August (Dinner) The YA Room (@theyaroom on Twitter & […]

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TheYAPage Writer’s Meet #7

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Heyo Bookaholics! I actually got writing done *pat’s self on the back*! It’s that time of the month again where the crew gets together for brunch at Mr. Tulk in the CBD and try to write as many words as we can! I think I managed almost 500 words which is a nice round number to end the week on. My Morning… I finished my placement yesterday and was having a smol sleep in so I didn’t set an alarm, […]

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Writer’s Group Meet #4 @TheYAPage

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Heyo Bookaholics! The best day of every month! I haven’t had much time to write recently and to top it all off, I’ve been stuck at a single roadblock in my story. That was until Friday afternoon! Friday afternoon I somehow managed to fully outline my novel #REALISE, and on Saturday morning while I waited fifteen minutes for the train, I finalised my first chapter! This is super exciting for me as I’ve been struggling so hard to perfect the […]

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Four Dead Queens Melbourne Book Launch!

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Heyo Bookaholics! Not Just Another Melbourne Book Launch! On Thursday (the 28th of March), Astrid Scholte’s first novel, Four Dead Queens, was officially launched at Readings Bookstore in Carlton. The event was hosted by the amazing Amie Kaufman. The Interview As an experienced book event host, Amie has a unique way in which she conducts interviews. She will do all the introductions, and tell the audience to think of questions to ask the author she’s interviewing. Then she does a […]

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Underdog Book Launch! The Most Down To Earth Book Event <3

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Heyo Bookaholics! The Most Down-To-Earth Book Event Ever! On Friday the 15th of March I attended the book launch for Underdog, a #LoveOzYA anthology of short stories based on what it is like to be an Australian. The novel is named after the new publishing company of the same name, started by the book’s editor Tobias Madden. The event was held at Dymocks books on Collins St. in Melbourne’s CBD. It is the biggest Dymocks – and probably the biggest book store […]

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NANO Accepting Defeat and Final Words.

Heyo Bookaholics! NaNoWriMo is over! For me usually, this post will be arriving a little late to my blog. I am currently on my last day in Mumbai on a Social Impact Project of which it is currently Saturday afternoon. We will be heading off on an 8hr train ride tonight; destination: PAL. In my earlier blog posts – NaNoWriMo Bi-Weekly Update and NaNoWriMo Preparation – I gave you information on my current WIP titled Realise. Realise was initially a Wattpad ‘poem’ […]

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NaNoWriMo Bi-Weekly Update! (30/10 – 10/11)

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Heyo Bookaholics! How’s It Going Wrimos?! October 30 2018: I have a brilliantly laid out plan, very detailed, riding off of an idea of something I wrote a few years ago. I talked about it in this post about my NaNoWriMo Preparation which I created the other week describing the source of my idea for my WIP. A plan has also been created for how many words I am to write each day… I have haven’t stuck to [any of] […]

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Panic! At The Disco + Writing Update (30k)!

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Heyo Bookaholics! I Had a Ripper Week! I know this is a day late (again) oops, but I have so much good news that I really want to share with you!! Panic! At The Disco!! Yesterday I went to see Panic! At The Disco in concert with two of my bookish besties, Kat and Sarah and had the most amazing time of my life. In summary, The opening act E^ST (pronounced East) – a Melbourne artist – was brilliant and not at […]

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To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before Screening and Review!

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Heyo Bookaholics! MOVIE NIGHT! Ever since the announcement of this movie, I’ve been super excited to see this fluffy, cute feel-good contemporary book to movie adaptation! I personally haven’t read the books but I wanted to go into the movie not really having any expectations for the characters or the outcome of the movie. 3:00pm – Tracy and I leave for the City. The day started off fun. Tracy (I’ve mentioned her many times, no need for introductions), and I […]

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Lili Wilkinson’s Guide To The Apocalypse!

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Heyo Bookaholics! Apology: First off I’d like to apologise if you received a notification via email or other means about a book review; that isn’t being posted this week sadly as I need time to actually write it and get over how amazing that book was! Lili Wilkinson’s Guide to The Apocalypse! Know how to grow a veggie garden. Help thy neighbour. Keep your chicken/s. Look after each other. Today well be discussing the wonderful woman that is Lili Wilkinson, […]

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