All I Know Now: Wonderings and Reflections on Growing Up by Carrie Hope Fletcher

By Carrie Hope Fletcher

"This is a ally in e-book form." - Andrew Kaufman, writer of All My pals Are Superheroes

Today, Carrie desire Fletcher resides her dream as an actress and YouTube celebrity. yet no longer in the past, she was once attempting to live on 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 tremendous taffy pull.
  • The Disgusting enterprise of Falling in Love: I've by no means recognized whatever to be so gleefully superb and soul-crushingly exhausting.
  • The Twitter-Sphere: If the net is commencing to weigh down 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 the event you will), they appear a bit assorted this day, because of The extraordinary Goggles of Hindsight.

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

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