I'm sure you all know that YALC is this weekend and this week everyone is buzzing about how quick it has came and how excited they are.
I, on the other hand, am jealous and sad. I left it too late this year to book YALC off work and then hotel prices and train prices are just crazy expensive so, it just seemed like a no-go for me but, that doesn't mean I'm not super sad I'm not going. Especially since all the publishers are tweeting what books they are bringing and a part of me is crying inside.
So, if you are like me and not going. Here is a list of things to do during YALC -
It's okay to cry and be sad you're not going. They really go all out for YALC and it is basically one of the only YA conventions we have. Just saying, they need to bring it up North now and again.
2. Stalk tweets
Obviously everyone you know and their dog are going YALC and probably post about all online. You'll feel envious when looking at their tweets but won't be able to stop.
3 - Read
If you want to block it all, read! There are so many amazing books out in the world you could just turn off all your devices, curl up with some snacks and read the day away.
So, those are my top 3 tips for things to do if you're not going YALC* - I will be doing all 3.
*obvs not meant to be taken seriously. But still, I'm jealous.