cynthia hall

February 11, 1965 

Ringo Starr and Maureen Cox posing at Caxton Hall on their wedding day. From left: the bride’s father; Joseph Cox, Cynthia Lennon, the bride’s mother, Florence Cox, John Lennon, George Harrison; Ringo and his bride, Maureen, Brian Epstein, Ringo’s stepfather, Harry Graves, and mother, Elsie Graves. The only Beatle missing was Paul McCartney, who was on vacation. 

Photograph by Robert Freeman.


Book Con Day 2 Book Haul:


  • Ruby by Cynthia Bond
  • Love Always by Sandy Hall, Temple West, Kimberly Karalius, and Karole Cozzo
  • Another Day by David Levithan [ADVANCE READER’S COPY. On sale on August 2015]
  • Hunters In The Dark by Lawrence Osborne [ADVANCED READER’S COPY. On sale on January 2016]
  • Royal Wedding by Meg Cabot [On sale June 2, so we got it just a few days before it become available to the masses]
  • Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon [ADVANCE READER’S COPY. On sale September 2015]


  • All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
  • The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy by Sam Maggs
  • Illuminae (The Illuminae Files) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff [ADVANCE READER’S COPY. On sale on October 2015]
  • We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
  • The Never Girls: My Neverland Journal by Kristen L. Depken and Jana Christy (we got this at the Disney booth and it is so cute!)
  • Love & Profanity edited by Nick Healy 
  • Denton Little’s Deathdate by Lance Rubin

All in all, I got 13 books, and I only bought 2 of them (both of which were signed by the authors!)