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Author Maggs, Sam, author.

Title The fangirl's guide to the galaxy : a handbook for geek girls / by Sam Maggs.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Quirk Books, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    302.23 MAG    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    302.23 MAG    Available
Description 207 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note lost book found
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, pages 197-207.
Contents One of us! One of us! -- It's good to be a geek -- (Fandom intensifies) : geek girls online -- Geronimo! How to survive conventions -- Aim to misbehave : geek girl feminism.
Summary "Fanfic, cosplay, cons, books, memes, podcasts, vlogs, OTPs and RPGs and MMOs and more - it's never been a better time to be a girl geek. The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy is the ultimate handbook for ladies living the nerdy life, a fun and feminist take on the often male-dominated world of geekdom. With delightful illustrations and an unabashed love for all the in(ternet)s and outs of geek culture, this book is packed with tips, playthroughs, and cheat codes, including how to make nerdy friends, rock awesome cosplay, write fanfic with feels, defeat Internet trolls, and attend your first con. Plus, insightful interviews with fangirl faves, like Jane Espenson, Erin Morgenstern, Kate Beaton, Ashley Eckstein, Laura Vandervoort, Beth Revis, Kate Leth, and many others"--Adapted from distributor's description.
Subject Mass media and girls.
Mass media and women.
Women in popular culture.
Mass media and culture.
Fans (Persons)
Added Title Fan girl's guide to the galaxy
ISBN 9781594747892 (hardcover)
159474789X (hardcover)

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