Hellooooo, long weekend! Hope y'all are planning to commemorate labour by not labouring at all and wearing the colour white anytime throughout the year. To the links!
Book Related Things
Got a library card in the U.S. or Canada? You can get the Harry Potter ebooks with no waitlists for holds until September 10th.
Buzzfeed readers share their favourite last lines in literature.
Now available at the New York Public Library: Insta Novels. (As in, Instagram.)
Looking for a new non-YA read? Here are a bunch of summer and upcoming debuts by Asian women.
Catch these book deals before they're gone:
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YA Onscreen Things
Speaking of, which TAtBILB character are you? I (unsurprisingly) got Lara Jean, so WHERE IS MY PETER KAVINSKY?!?!
Social Media Things
TAtBILB/Peter Kavinsky stans are legion!
This woman stars in one of the greatest teen movies of all time LOVE AND BASKETBALL so give her some respect and put a crown on her head! In this essay I will https://t.co/2SuyBHncIZ— Jenny Han can't come to the phone right now (@jennyhan) August 25, 2018
I still haven't tired of this meme yet, probably because TOO REAL.
to all the boys i had to get over even though we were never in a relationship— Lara Parker (@laraeparker) August 28, 2018
OK FINE no more TAtBILB things. AFTER THIS. (She posted it too, but not with that caption.)
A new compliment to add to your repertoire, maybe.
Just held the door for an older lady, and when she crossed the threshold, she turned to me and said, “I hope you have a wonderful sex life.” Such a kind thing to say.— Jason Reynolds (@JasonReynolds83) August 28, 2018
OK, I've probably done some of these. Someone make a YA version!
I made a book review bingo card. Critics are hailing it as ‘a remarkable achievement’. pic.twitter.com/n9Td7jgTNR— Paraic O'Donnell (@paraicodonnell) August 25, 2018
OMGGGGG look at this little literate angel!
‘Reading every day has made me smarter.’ — This 4-year-old is the advocate for reading we need right now pic.twitter.com/nDzyYhk61b— NowThis (@nowthisnews) August 28, 2018
Twitter can be so good sometimes.
JANE: are you sure you should trust this guy Wickham? you met him literally 5 minutes ago— Rave "Monster Thick" Sashayed (@_sashayed) August 28, 2018
LIZZY: (incredulously) you think a hot person would just lie? just stand there and be hot and lie?
And if you're looking to dive deep into Twitter replies (I know, I know, but they're not always bad):
This thread is peak twitter because the cited celebrities keep chiming in. https://t.co/6Zp0xIZQqB— Hend Amry (@LibyaLiberty) August 29, 2018
New Riverdale merch from Hot Topic.
For no reason at all (ahem), here are 51 comedians who have never made their self-pleasure be a forced viewing event.
That's it for this week. Feel free to share your thoughts on these or any links we may have missed in the comments below!