By Carrie Hope Fletcher

ISBN-10: 075155751X

ISBN-13: 9780751557510

"This is a ally in publication form." - Andrew Kaufman, writer of All My buddies Are Superheroes

Today, Carrie wish Fletcher resides her dream as an actress and YouTube big name. yet no longer some time past, she used to be attempting to continue to exist the various perils of the Teen Age . . .

  • The Rumor Mill: The extra a rumor is unfold, the farther it will get from the reality. It's like a huge taffy pull.
  • The Disgusting enterprise of Falling in Love: I've by no means identified whatever to be so gleefully magnificent and soul-crushingly exhausting.
  • The Twitter-Sphere: If the net is beginning to overwhelm your soul . . . shut the laptop!
  • Bears: Self-explanatory.

Thankfully, she made it via! And even supposing thoughts of her struggles, woes, and foibles stick round (as Soul Shrapnel, in case you will), they give the impression of being a bit assorted this day, because of The notable Goggles of Hindsight.

So, in All i do know Now, Carrie stocks, good, precisely that-heartfelt recommendation and hopeful techniques on becoming up. She simply did it herself. She has the crammed animals to end up it!

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