Hey I’m Carly Rae!

I’m a Harvard student, aspiring author, YouTuber, TikToker, and Instagrammer. I love talking about all things what’s what with you all.

I’m the founder and face of HEYITSCARLYRAE, an online community dedicated to spreading the love of reading. I have interviewed many bestselling authors and celebrities, including Maggie StiefvaterChristina LaurenKaren McManusJenna Evans WelchKal Penn, and many others. My work with authors has allowed me to become a champion of authors around the world.

I’m also an advocate against bullying and cyberbullying. We all need to spread kindness throughout the world.

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Brands I Love

  • My ‘go-to’ travel bags!
  • The prints are always my favorite.
  • A trendy workout brand I always love wearing when I workout!
  • The leggings are my favorite!
  • The cutest boutique looks.
  • From rompers to dresses to shoes!
  • The lipstick hues are my favorite.
  • Modern Renaissance is my makeup staple.

What authors are saying…

‘I had the best time chatting with Carly-Rae! What a wonderful experience with a wonderful host!’

Gena Showalter

New York Times & USA Today Bestselling author

‘Carly-Rae was professional, insightful, and FUN. I loved her unique questions and felt very at ease. Highly recommend her showa as an interviewee and viewer.’

Jenna Evans Welch

New York Times & USA Today Bestselling author

‘I simply adore Carly-Rae’s irreverent, fun approach to talking books- she’s an absolute original!’

Fiona Davis

New York Times Bestselling author