Well there are many things to dislike about 2016, you know Brexit, Donald Trump being elected as President…
So. Many. Favourite. Celebrity. Deaths.
We feel this image does the year justice…
Such a bad old year we've seldom seen:
Into the bin goes 2016. pic.twitter.com/WhhPBAd9Ua
— Philip Reeve (@philipreeve1) December 31, 2016
So rather than look at the negative we thought we’d take a look at the positive – in other words the bookish highlights of 2016.
YAShot was awesome and it will be back in 2018
Twitter reliably informs us that YALC 2016 was equally as good
YABuzz readers elected CJ Daugherty as the Pretend President of the USA and accepted the position in a post which celebrated the UKYA community
You can read the post here – it’s all kinds of awesome so we highly recommend you do!
We had new books from fabulous UKYA authors including Holly Smale, Andy Robb, Holly Bourne and many more
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Litsy launched for ios and then later in the year for Android
If you want to see our reviews and what we’ve been reading you can follow us by looking for YABuzzBooks!
Riverkeep by Martin J Stewart won the very first YABuzz YA Debut Book of 2016
And YABuzz was born, well – you know, it was!
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Happy New Year!
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