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A Book World where Every Genre is Welcome!

I wanted to create an online community that brings together bookish besties from all over the world. I’m passionate about reading and writing. Getting the chance to share that passion with others is something I never thought possible.

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Meet the Founder

Welcome! I’m Carly-Rae!

I currently attend Harvard and am pursuing a degree in English. I never thought in a million years I’d have over 100K bookish besties in my community. I love sharing books, fashion, travel destinations, and more. I’m an influencer for Random House, Berkley, Simon & Schuster, Inkyard Press, Disney Books, and more.

Be a part of a community when you join me. From buddy reads to book club picks and more, we have so much fun.

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The Chit Chat

Bestselling authors from every genre join me on The Chit Chat! We find out what their favorite part of writing is, more about their new/upcoming releases, and if they always wanted to be a writer.

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I want to hear from you! If you have questions about books, fashion, traveling, anything! Write in and ask! Every week I go through all your questions and select a group of q’s randomly and answer them. it’s so much fun hearing from you!

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These Are Some of My Favorite Reads

I love reading in every genre—from romance to YA to fantasy to thrillers to romcoms. It’s hard for me to pick my favorites, but these stood out! I love books with great dialogue, strong world-building, unique settings, and relatable characters. Moreover, I love a book that allows me to escape reality!

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