Blimey, what a weekend. From carnage at proof drops to signing queues that lasted for hours, YALC 2017 was certainly crazy. There was also the small matter of a certain actor reducing us all to swooning giggling messes multiple times a day. Advertisements
Having stumbled upon their website not too long ago, I took a trip to Astley Book Farm in Warwickshire on Friday afternoon. It claims to be the largest second-hand bookshop in the Midlands and it was easy to see why.
I went in with high expectations and I’m pleased to report that I didn’t come away disappointed. Here are my spoiler-free thoughts on this incredibly moving film.
There’s nothing quite like attending a book con to force you back out of your writing slump. Three full days at the Young Adult Literature Convention in London means that I have an awful lot to tell you about.