Books·Posted on Sep 8, 201419 Things All People Who Loved The Scholastic Book Fair Will RememberIt's like walking into a Book Fair-y tale.by Alexis NeddBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Scholastic / Via ohnotheydidnt.livejournal.com 1. Marking the day on your binder calendar weeks in advance. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Universal Television / Via feministing.com 2. Quivering with anticipation starting Monday on the week of the fair. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Broadway Video / Via giphy.com 3. Leaping out of bed like a bibliophilic gazelle when the day FINALLY came! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Dreamworks / Via giphy.com 4. Fighting your classmates to be first in line out of the classroom when it was your homeroom's turn to go. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Starkid Productions / Via giphy.com 5. That first magical look at your school gym or assembly hall transformed into a fantasy landscape of cardboard bookshelves. View this photo on Instagram 6. Ah, the smell of all of those books. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Disney / Via frozen.wikia.com 7. And that first stab of confusion you felt when you realized you didn't know where to start. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Disney / Via taylah-jane789.tumblr.com 8. Do you go straight for the hard stuff? View this photo on Instagram Slow down there buddy, pace yourself. 9. Do you make a beeline for standards like Junie B. Jones, The Magic Tree House, or Animorphs? Random House/togetherforreading.blogspot.com Random House/ covertocoverchildrenslit.blogspot.com Scholastic/ goodreads.com 10. Or how about that amazing feeling when you realized they sold a sequel that you didn't even know had come out yet? View this photo on Instagram 11. It's very likely that you went into Book Warp Mode, blacked out, and emerged an hour later with an order sheet longer than your arm. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Scholastic Warner Bros Television / Via confessionsofabookgeek.wordpress.com / ohnotheydidnt.livejournal.com 12. But you also took time to become a world-class philanthropist when you bought an extra book for your school's library. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Melina Matsoukas / Via ruinedchildhood.com Your name will live on forever in their softcover copy of Hatchet. 13. Fast forward a week or so when your book order actually arrived and you got to pick up your shrink-wrapped treasures. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Nick Jr. / Via filmword.blogspot.com 14. And you bonded with your friends over your respective hauls. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via giphy.com "Can I borrow it when you're done?" 15. And spent the whole day sneaking the books into classes so you could get a head start on the story. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Disney / Via rebloggy.com 16. Has any feeling in your adult life come close to that feeling? Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Island Pictures / Via ohshitiamdead.tumblr.com 17. No. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF hitRECord Productions / Via pandawhale.com 18. So thank you, Scholastic Book Fair, for the memories. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via giphy.com 19. And for encouraging us to become lifelong readers. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Paramount Pictures / Via teendotcom.tumblr.com The Scholastic Book Fairs are still happening! Find your closest fair here, or visit Scholastic's website!