YALC 2019

YALC is getting closer and closer and I’ve got books to read and things to prep ready!

I’m heading to YALC with Suzanne from @bookmarvel (instagram), I’m so excited to meet her and also spend pretty much a week with her and also meet everyone else at YALC :3

This list isn’t going to be 100% as I’m not entirely sure if I’m taking ALL of these books just yet! I’m splitting this in two of books read to take and TBR to read before deciding to take!

Books that I’ve Read

  1. Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman
  2. Summer Bird Blue by Akemi Dawn Bowman
  3. Beautiful Broken Things by Sara Barnard
  4. Goodbye, Perfect by Sara Barnard
  5. Fierce Fragile Hearts by Sara Barnard
  6. A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard
  7. Floored by various (Sara Barnard)
  8. Heartstopper Vol 1 by Alice Oseman
  9. Exact Opposite of Okay by Laura Steven
  10. A Girl Called Shameless by Laura Steven
  11. Sin Eaters Daughter by Melinda Salisbury
  12. The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salisbury
  13. The Scarecrow Queen by Melinda Salisbury
  14. A Darker Shade of Magic by V E Schwab
  15. The Near Witch by V E Schwab
  16. The Dark Vault by V E Schwab
  17. City of Ghosts by V E Schwab
  18. Tarnished City by Vic James
  19. Bright Ruin by Vic James
  20. A Good Girls Guide To Murder by Holly Jackson
  21. The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton
  22. Everlasting Rose by Dhonielle Clayton
  23. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J K Rowling Illustrated by Jim Kay
  24. Undercover Princess by Connie Glynn
  25. Princess in Practice by Connie Glynn
  26. Paper and Hearts Society by Lucy Powrie
  27. Sky In the Deep by Adrienne Young
  28. Viper by Bex Hogan (x2)
  29. The Devouring Gray by Christina Lynn Herman
  30. The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James
  31. Dread Nation by Justina Ireland
  32. Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan


  1. Soulmates by Holly Bourne (m a y b e)
  2. A Gathering of Shadows by V E Schwab (m a y b e)
  3. This Savage Song by V E Schwab (m a y b e)
  4. Our Dark Duet by V E Schwab (m a y b e)
  5. Vicious by V E Schwab (m a y b e)
  6. Vengeful by V E Schwab (m a y b e)
  7. The Wren Hunt by Mary Watson
  8. Sweet Black Waves by K Pérez
  9. Solitaire by Alice Oseman
  10. Radio Silence by Alice Oseman
  11. I Was Born For This by Alice Oseman
  12. The Twisted Tree by Rachel Burge (m a y b e)
  13. Rose, Interrupted by Patrice Lawerence
  14. Bone Season by Samantha Shannon (m a y b e)
  15. Mime Order by Samantha Shannon (m a y b e)
  16. The Novice by Taran Matharu
  17. The Outcast by Taran Matharu
  18. The Chosen by Taran Matharu
  19. A Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James
  20. Zenith by Sasha Alsberg

Books to Buy and Read (maybe)

  1. Manifesto on How To Be Interesting by Holly Bourne
  2. The Wicker Light by Mary Watson
  3. Heartstopper Vol 2 by Alice Oseman (out July)
  4. We Are Blood and Thunder by Kesia Lupo
  5. Inquisition by Taran Matharu
  6. The Novice #3 by Taran Matharu
  7.  Nexus by Sasha Alsberg

This seems like a lot of books to take if I combine them all, some books will have to get the cut… We shall see closer to the time 😅

Are you heading to YALC? If so.. Who are you excited to see? Do you have a big TBR too?

2 thoughts on “YALC 2019

  1. I’ve been to YALC for the previous 3 years and hoping to go again this year! Unfortunately I’m only able to go on the Sunday however they’ve got good authors each day so I’m still pretty excited to go!

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