Karly Cox

Hong Kong

Karly Cox

Deputy Editor, Young Post

Karly joined Young Post with a background in educational publishing, and a degree in law. With a career in youth news and language, education seemed the natural fit. She covers local education matters, news in education, English language learning, and everything teen-related.

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5 of the hottest K-pop dance practice videos if you’ve mastered ‘How You Like That’ and ‘Dynamite’

We’ve rounded up five of our favourite videos to add to your YouTube playlist.

25 Jan 2021 - 8:00PM

We’ve rounded up five of our favourite videos to add to your YouTube playlist.

5 of the hottest K-pop dance practice videos if you’ve mastered ‘How You Like That’ and ‘Dynamite’
Penguins and tigers – no bears – oh my! Check out these cute animals in the news

Zoos around the world welcomed some adorable new additions recently!

19 Jan 2021 - 6:36PM

Zoos around the world welcomed some adorable new additions recently!

Penguins and tigers – no bears – oh my! Check out these cute animals in the news
YA books of the month for January 2021

Every month we recommend great reads for teens to add to your TBR pile.

11 Jan 2021 - 7:01PM

Every month we recommend great reads for teens to add to your TBR pile.

YA books of the month for January 2021
4 awesome video games to play in January 2021

If you got a game console for Christmas, here are some suggestions as to what to play next.

11 Jan 2021 - 7:00PM

If you got a game console for Christmas, here are some suggestions as to what to play next.

4 awesome video games to play in January 2021
21 things to know about the number 21 for 2021

Adele’s Grammy-award winning second album and American rock band Twenty One Pilots are both named after the number

6 Jan 2021 - 3:27PM

Adele’s Grammy-award winning second album and American rock band Twenty One Pilots are both named after the number

21 things to know about the number 21 for 2021
12 days of Christmas idioms to give your writing some festive cheer

Christmas is coming early with these English phrases that will make your writing more interesting

16 Dec 2020 - 5:14PM

Christmas is coming early with these English phrases that will make your writing more interesting

12 days of Christmas idioms to give your writing some festive cheer
BTS 2020 New Year’s Eve live concert cancelled, moves online only

Seoul-dwellers will have to join the rest of us and enjoy a digital performance.

9 Dec 2020 - 5:23PM

Seoul-dwellers will have to join the rest of us and enjoy a digital performance.

BTS 2020 New Year’s Eve live concert cancelled, moves online only
Our top YA books of the month for December 2020

Pick up a book (or three) to add to your TBR pile.

6 Dec 2020 - 12:00PM

Pick up a book (or three) to add to your TBR pile.

Our top YA books of the month for December 2020
11 football idioms to help you keep your eye on the ball
Listen: BTS member Jin drops surprise birthday solo single ‘Abyss’ as a gift to the Army

He also penned a letter in which he spoke about his mental health and self-doubt.

4 Dec 2020 - 11:44AM

He also penned a letter in which he spoke about his mental health and self-doubt.

Listen: BTS member Jin drops surprise birthday solo single ‘Abyss’ as a gift to the Army
Blackpink announce livestreamed YouTube concert, ‘The Show’, as Christmas 2020 gift for Blinks

We know what Blinks will be spending their Christmas money on!

3 Dec 2020 - 10:53AM

We know what Blinks will be spending their Christmas money on!

Blackpink announce livestreamed YouTube concert, ‘The Show’, as Christmas 2020 gift for Blinks
Winter is coming – or at least cooler weather – to Hong Kong as summer heat set to drop

It might finally be time to take a sweater out of storage.

27 Nov 2020 - 1:17PM

It might finally be time to take a sweater out of storage.

Winter is coming – or at least cooler weather – to Hong Kong as summer heat set to drop
Coronavirus: Hong Kong Book Fair officially rescheduled to 2021

At least you’ve got more time to clear out some bookshelf space.

24 Nov 2020 - 1:18PM

At least you’ve got more time to clear out some bookshelf space.

Coronavirus: Hong Kong Book Fair officially rescheduled to 2021
Watch: ‘Breath’, GOT 7’s new music video ahead of their album drop

The single dropped ahead of the band’s upcoming fourth album, ‘Breath of Love: Last Piece’.

23 Nov 2020 - 8:06PM

The single dropped ahead of the band’s upcoming fourth album, ‘Breath of Love: Last Piece’.

Watch: ‘Breath’, GOT 7’s new music video ahead of their album drop
Blackpink drop cryptic teaser video titled ‘Around the World’

It offers no hints as to what the new project might be.

23 Nov 2020 - 12:45PM

It offers no hints as to what the new project might be.

Blackpink drop cryptic teaser video titled ‘Around the World’
Watch: BTS’ new K-pop album ‘BE’ and music video for ‘Life Goes On’ are OUT NOW!

The K-pop stars fifth Korean-language album follows ‘Map of the Soul: 7’, that came out in February

20 Nov 2020 - 1:03PM

The K-pop stars fifth Korean-language album follows ‘Map of the Soul: 7’, that came out in February

Watch: BTS’ new K-pop album ‘BE’ and music video for ‘Life Goes On’ are OUT NOW!
7 things to know about Grenada, the island of Formula 1 champ Lewis Hamilton’s ancestry

The F1 driver is a mixed-race Brit, but his father’s family is originally from the tiny Caribbean nation.

18 Dec 2020 - 4:21PM

The F1 driver is a mixed-race Brit, but his father’s family is originally from the tiny Caribbean nation.

7 things to know about Grenada, the island of Formula 1 champ Lewis Hamilton’s ancestry
Playing video games is good for your well-being, University of Oxford study says

The results suggest that play has a positive impact on mental health.

16 Nov 2020 - 4:54PM

The results suggest that play has a positive impact on mental health.

Playing video games is good for your well-being, University of Oxford study says
Our top YA books of the month for November 2020

Every month we recommend great reads to add to your TBR pile.

1 Dec 2020 - 3:56PM

Every month we recommend great reads to add to your TBR pile.

Our top YA books of the month for November 2020
There’s a full moon coming for Halloween 2020

If you believe in werewolves, maybe it’s best to stay at home!

30 Oct 2020 - 3:56PM

If you believe in werewolves, maybe it’s best to stay at home!

There’s a full moon coming for Halloween 2020
5 easy tips to help you celebrate National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day 2020

A clear screen is easy on the eyes and your mind.

19 Oct 2020 - 10:42AM

A clear screen is easy on the eyes and your mind.

5 easy tips to help you celebrate National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day 2020
9 things to know about Jawsh 685, the teen behind BTS track ‘Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat)’

The New Zealand student saw his tune go viral as a TikTok dance challenge.

14 Oct 2020 - 9:00PM

The New Zealand student saw his tune go viral as a TikTok dance challenge.

9 things to know about Jawsh 685, the teen behind BTS track ‘Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat)’
10 books to read this Halloween by authors born in October

Snuggle up with a new book this Halloween – trick-or-treating is so last year.

10 Oct 2020 - 8:00PM

Snuggle up with a new book this Halloween – trick-or-treating is so last year.

10 books to read this Halloween by authors born in October
Our top YA books of the month for October 2020

What will you read next?

3 Oct 2020 - 9:00PM

What will you read next?

Our top YA books of the month for October 2020
Watch ‘Lovesick Girls’ the new music video from K-pop stars Blackpink’s debut, ‘The Album’

Blinks around the world are celebrating Jisoo, Rosé, Jennie and Lisa’s new music

2 Oct 2020 - 1:01PM

Blinks around the world are celebrating Jisoo, Rosé, Jennie and Lisa’s new music

Watch ‘Lovesick Girls’ the new music video from K-pop stars Blackpink’s debut, ‘The Album’
9 authors born in September and the books you need to read

From Queen of Crime Agatha Christie to master of horror Stephen King, many influential writers were born this month

17 Sep 2020 - 6:11PM

From Queen of Crime Agatha Christie to master of horror Stephen King, many influential writers were born this month

9 authors born in September and the books you need to read
September T-shirts of the month: back to school, whether you’ve got classes online or IRL

Whether the Covid-19 pandemic has you in Zoom classes, or you’re back on campus, celebrate the new school year with one of our fave tees.

3 Sep 2020 - 4:54PM

Whether the Covid-19 pandemic has you in Zoom classes, or you’re back on campus, celebrate the new school year with one of our fave tees.

September T-shirts of the month: back to school, whether you’ve got classes online or IRL
Best 2020 #BacktoSchool stationery picks, whether you're in the classroom or doing classes online

Even if you’re not headed to the classroom yet, you can still start the new school year with some fun accessories

3 Sep 2020 - 11:37AM

Even if you’re not headed to the classroom yet, you can still start the new school year with some fun accessories

Best 2020 #BacktoSchool stationery picks, whether you're in the classroom or doing classes online
The history of 'Sunday Young Post' and the changes you can expect to see

Although the paper will become Young Post Weekend, you’ll still find stories about inspiring teens, game and book reviews and yes - comics

2 Sep 2020 - 3:29PM

Although the paper will become Young Post Weekend, you’ll still find stories about inspiring teens, game and book reviews and yes - comics

The history of 'Sunday Young Post' and the changes you can expect to see
Our top YA books of the month for September 2020

Our favourite reads this month include the latest from award-winning ‘A Monster Calls’ author Patrick Ness, and what a contender for book of the year

1 Sep 2020 - 10:54AM

Our favourite reads this month include the latest from award-winning ‘A Monster Calls’ author Patrick Ness, and what a contender for book of the year

Our top YA books of the month for September 2020