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Carla Caruso

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Carla Caruso was born in Adelaide, grew up amid a boisterous extended Italian family – yet somehow managed to become a bookworm...
Carla always wanted to be a novelist, annoying the kindergarten teachers by dictating long, detailed stories to them. It just took her a while to realise her childhood dream - journalism seemed a more practical course. Her media career has included stints as a newspaper and magazine journalist, government PR and fashion stylist. These days, she works as a freelance journalist and copywriter. She began seriously writing fiction three years ago when she went freelance full-time.
The romance genre appeals as she is a sucker for rom-coms (especially if Channing Tatum is in the mix) and likes to think her Italian anc
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Authors in Bloom blog hop and giveaway - plus a recipe!

Picture PictureHello, all!

I'm taking part in the 7th Annual Authors in Bloom Blog Hop, as organised by the fabulous author, Dianne Venetta .

To help celebrate, I'm giving away a copy of my ebook novella, Then and Now. It follows a couple when they first fall in love, then eight years later, once they have the marriage certificate and obligatory two kids!

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