Mylo Carbia

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Mylo Carbia is a Hollywood screenwriter turned #1 bestselling author widely known for her work in the horror-thriller genre and trademark of surprise twist endings.

Ranked 7th in "The Top 10 Horror Writers Alive Today" and among "The Top 250 Most Influential Authors" by Richtopia.com, her award-winning writing style has been described as "a perfect mix between Stephen King, M. Night Shyamalan and Quentin Tarantino, but infused with a signature female sharpness that is all her own."

Born in Jackson, New Jersey, Carbia famously spent her childhood years writing to escape the terrors of growing up in a severely haunted house. By the age of 17, Carbia was already well established as a prolific young playwright. By the age of 30, her very first s
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Mylo Carbia My best advice to horror writers just starting out would be to build your brand months before releasing your first novel. Network with other key…moreMy best advice to horror writers just starting out would be to build your brand months before releasing your first novel. Network with other key individuals in the horror community (writers, agents, publishers, bloggers) and let them know what you're working on. I think Twitter and Goodreads are the two best places for new writers to connect. Also, joining the Horror Writers Association (HWA) at the supporting level for less than $50 a year is a fantastic way to connect with people in the horror community, so check it out at horror.org. Then once your book is released, your network will help promote your book and you will see the sales. Best of luck and welcome!(less)
Mylo Carbia I think the two most surprising responses from early reviewers was that the ending made them cry "happy tears" and that they saw the struggle between…moreI think the two most surprising responses from early reviewers was that the ending made them cry "happy tears" and that they saw the struggle between the two main characters (Ava and Wesley) as a star-crossed love story. I have to agree. In a sick, twisted way, this book really is about soulmates gone awry.(less)
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See You at BookCon 2016 in Chicago!

I'm so excited to announce that I will be at BookCon in Chicago this year. Come visit me at BOOTH 1873. I will be autographing copies of my #1 Bestseller The Raping of Ava DeSantis, chatting with fans and taking selfies. In addition, you can sign up to win first look copies of my upcoming horror-thriller "Violets Are Red" which is due out late Summer.

Hope to see you there!

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“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
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“If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”
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“Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.”
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