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November 2023

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October 2023

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September 2023

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I had the pleasure of being interviewed on the Eldric talks podcast: When a therapist writes a book – C. D’Angelo Interview. We had fun and I even read an excerpt of The Visitor. Listen and enjoy (to all of his awesome podcasts).

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September 18th is National Read an EBook Day and Ashley Hasty featured my quote this year in her article! I hope you’ve read my eBooks (or print!) and keep on going with other fabulous Ebooks.

August 2023

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Join me in the Bookish Road Trip’s Book Club this month where we’ll discuss The Visitor. Social time is at 6:30 PM EST then I’ll come into the virtual room at 7 PM EST, where you can ask all of your questions and we’ll have some bookish fun. Sign up here to receive the link and information.

June 2023

My books are listed on a great new website called Indie Book Vault. Their description is “This site was created to provide a free, volunteer-run place for readers to find their next great book and for authors to connect with readers who otherwise would never find them.” Make sure to visit and see all the great books!

May 2023

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Come and join us on May 20th at Spellbound Bookstore!

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Elijah Holston developed an app for writers! Other authors and I gave some tips for writers, seen in the app, but you can catch a preview of mine here. What Elijah says about his app: “Writers Talk is an app to help writers grow in their craft. With hundreds of videos on any and every topic you could think of in writing to help you at whatever stage you are at. You can also upload your stories to the app for other writers to read! Sign up at https:/”

March 2023

Book club in The Villages

I went to a book club in The Villages for the second time to talk about my second book! What a fun night, celebrating The Visitor with New Orleans food, wine, and of course many laughs.

February 2023

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Author Dianne Burckhardt has an outstanding podcast called Book Banter, where I was extremely honored to be a guest. We had a great time talking about my books, Italian culture, and more.

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Not only did I have the greatest time chatting at Spellbound Bookstore (see picture below), but now signed copies of both of my books are available there! It’s the coziest, cutest bookstore in central Florida, so go and visit when you can.

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The Visitor is in a new store location! Prometheus Esoterica is the most unique store I’ve ever seen. They sell coffee, jewelry, New Age items (see why my book is there?), and so much more! If you’re in the area, it’s a must-see stop.

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Jessica Neaves, genealogist of Heritage Discovered, featured The Difference on this fabulous list!

January 2023

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Hope to see you there for this rich discussion of the Italian culture in books. Authors Mario Dell’Olio, Diana Diana Giovinazzo, and Rob Samborn will join me on a panel hosted by Lee Bukowski. View live or afterward in the Bookish Road Trip group feed.

Both of my novels are part of the Florida library system in Key West! Fun Fact: This is the oldest South Florida library. I can’t wait to visit them and have an event there!

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I had the unbelievable honor of talking with Camille Pagán, certified coach and #1 Amazon Charts bestselling author, about how to proceed with my work in progress, The Gift, in her podcast You Should Write a Book. See her description below and listen to our episode, which I hope provides insight for you as well.

Episode 30, How to expect (and create) success: “Camille coaches C., a novelist who’s debating whether to self-publish her third book. We cover: Why our expectation often becomes our experience Routes to having your book turned into a film project When it’s best to drop a deadline (without giving up your project or goal) The number one thing that makes you a career author.”

December 2022

Christina Consolino, Jen Bouchard, and I are bringing back our holiday author chat, with lots of fun stuff. If you can’t attend live, you can always enjoy the chat later since I’ll share on my IG page…but hope to see you there!

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November 2022

Stoneybrook West Book Club

What a wonderful time with the Stoneybrook West Book Club! We ate Italian food and talked about both of my books, leaving this author’s heart full of excitement and gratitude.

Both books were accepted!

The Difference and The Visitor were both accepted into the Indie Author Project, which is “a publishing community that includes public libraries, authors, curators, and readers working together to connect library patrons with great indie-published books.” What an honor.

October 2022

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Being sold at Key West Island Bookstore in Key West, FL! (And under “Best Sellers”!)
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Key West bookstore owners are wonderful! What a thrill that both are so supportive of Florida authors. Click on the pics to view their stores.

September 2022

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What a wonderful mix of genres and author stories in this podcast! Listen and you will want to read everyone’s books asap. I’m thankful to authors Grace Sammon (host) and Mary Sheriff (Author Marketing Coach) for having me on Launch Pad and for this experience.

August 2022

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Thank you to Ashley Hasty for featuring me on her book list for my new release, The Visitor. This interview was so much fun because I was able to talk about other book favs, including characters I wish I could meet and authors who inspire me. Make sure to read about Camille Pagán, Sophie Kinsella, Ashley R. King, and Mary Kay Andrews and get lost in their outstanding books. Truly amazing people and authors. 

Being sold at Barnes & Noble Colonial in Orlando, FL! (P.S. This is my first picture of me holding both books!)
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Being sold at Barnes & Noble Plaza Venezia (Sand Lake) in Orlando, FL!

August 20th was a HUGE day for me. The Difference hit 100 reviews on Amazon and I signed copies of The Visitor at TWO Barnes & Noble locations in Orlando, FL (links on pics). Grab your copies at either location now!

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The Author Talk Network (ATN) and Red Penguin Books collaborated on this free eBook to help writers succeed! With nearly 100 tips from 15 accomplished authors, you want to make sure to grab this book now. Plus, you can schedule us for panels and webinars on many topics. More information about the ATN and book can be found here.

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Thank you to CanvasRebel for featuring me in the article “Creatives on How they Learned their Craft.” I talk about pivoting in my publishing plan, social media, and my learning process for writing.

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This podcast was a fun-filled chat with authors Sherri Leimkuhler, Meredith R. Stoddard, and I. Don’t be fooled by the title because we kept it clean and sober!

Sundog Books signing

I had my first signing with BOTH of my books in Seaside, FL at Sundog Books. This was the first store that sold The Difference, so it was even more meaningful to me. Plus, what a thrill that I almost sold out!

My two books in Driftwood Market!

Look! Both of my books are now in Driftwood Market in Winter Garden, FL. They are also signed by me AND The Difference has a seal on the cover for one of the awards it has won so far, The Next Generation Indie Book Awards. This is the cutest store, so go check it out if you are in the area.

July 2022

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This is a great podcast to listen to because you get the backstory on New Orleans’ history included in my book, The Visitor, plus other Italian fiction you may love!

June 2022

The Visitor in its first store!

The Visitor is in its first store, which is ironically a New Age store! Spiral Circle Bookstore & More has signed copies of my novel now.

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Wine, Women, and Words may be the best time I’ve had on a podcast. Authors Diana Giovinazzo and Michele Leivas are hilarious and instantly made me feel like I was at home. Listen to our conversation and you’ll feel like you’re chatting with friends too.

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Author Mary Sheriff interviewed me about The Visitor on the Bookish Road Trip blog this month. Find out the inside scoop about my new release.

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Author Deborah Klee has a new podcast, The Mindful Writer, focusing on self-growth and more. A theme arose for my interview…being open to possibility. Read for some inspiration for your own path.

May 2022

I hope to see you at one or both of my release parties for The Visitor!

I’m also doing a reading in the Bookish Road Trip account on Facebook and Instagram. Be there to interact with me!

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I was interviewed for the Global Girls Online Book club. Here’s my chat with group leader Jackie Russell.

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Favorite books and authors, a fun personal fact, and more! I’m thankful to have been interviewed again for This Book is Lit.

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The Difference was chosen to be highlighted for Mental Health Awareness Month by BookTrib! What a huge honor.

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I’m one of 25 authors in this blog by Ashley Hasty who wrote how the writing community has been a positive experience. I wouldn’t be here without that wonderful community.

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Sarahlyn Bruck featured me again on her Author Spotlight blog! I speak about The Visitor, my evolution as an author, and what’s next in my journey.

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What a HUGE honor it was to be on the Hear Us Roar! podcast for the Women’s Fiction Writers Association. They feature debut authors in the genre, so you will want to listen to all of their episodes!

April 2022

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What a fun interview! The theme of “just say yes” emerged unexpectedly when I spoke about my path in writing and publishing. Enjoy!

Another author dream achieved! I was invited to speak at the Jacksonville, FL Italian American club. They treated me to lunch and wonderful conversation before my speech, then scooped up The Difference. I’ll never forget that special day.

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I was featured in OrlandoVoyager, an online publication, as a local rising star! They gave me the opportunity to speak about how my culture influences my novels and author life. What a wonderful mission they have to feature local artists, entrepreneurs, and independent businesses.

March 2022

Featured in Ambassador Magazine

The National Italian American Foundation featured The Difference in their Spring 2022 edition of Ambassador Magazine. Flipping through the pages and seeing my book was a total surprise, and one I’ll never forget. I’m extremely honored they chose my debut book and had such kind words.

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I’m honored to be a tour guide for the Bookish Road Trip! They asked and I said “Yes!” My current role is managing the Instagram account while engaging in many other exciting opportunities with readers, writers, and travel lovers. “We are an upbeat and growing community of travelers and book lovers who enjoy taking road trips virtually, in person, and through our imaginations in pursuit of our next great read… Get Lost With Us!”

My first book club!

A book club from The Villages hosted an Italian themed night and had me as their author! They read The Difference and chatted with me, filling my heart with joy.

February 2022

Being sold at Barnes & Noble Waterside Shops in Naples, FL!

Another amazing reader, who happens to work at Barnes & Noble in Naples, FL, made sure to have The Difference stocked in her store. I’m thrilled to be there!

Book signing and books sold there!

I’m thrilled to have another book signing AND that The Difference is being sold in this wonderful store!

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This interview really touches my heart. Author Annie Cathryn has been a huge support to me and said the absolute kindest words in her intro for the interview. I think the information also helps other authors as well as gives readers some new insights from The Difference.

January 2022

Being sold at Books & Books Key West!

The Difference is now being sold at Books & Books Key West!

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Writers will especially want to listen to this podcast with Jen Milius because I talk about unique voice, branding, and taking the journey one step at a time.

Being sold at Faulkner House Books!

A wonderful reader brought The Difference to Faulkner House Books in New Orleans (the setting of The Visitor!) and now they sell it there!

Being sold at Key West Island Books!

The Difference is now being sold at a special bookstore, Key West Island Books. The owner, Suzanne, was so kind to offer to take a photo with my book in front of her beautiful store.

December 2021

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What a special podcast that will always remain close to my heart! I loved every second of being able to talk with hosts Abigail Ayres and Jonathan Pedraza about everything from my unique writing voice to my Behind the Scenes blog. Also, I hope to help beginning writers with my pitch party tips and inspiring insights.

November 2021

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I had such fun talking with Michael Brighthouse on his podcast. We covered everything from my books, to publishing and pitch parties, to mental health. It’s a must listen episode. Spotify link on photo, YouTube here.

October 2021

Being sold at Barnes & Noble Colonial in Orlando, FL!

Another Barnes & Noble carries signed editions of The Difference!

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Thank you to Books Uplift for a wonderful feature on your website. I loved your interview questions and hope they inspire others.

Being sold in Barnes & Noble Plaza Venezia in Orlando, FL!

My book baby, The Difference, is now being sold in Barnes & Noble in my city of Orlando, FL! I stopped by to sign some copies, so it’s even more special.

Being sold in I AM Books!

The Difference is now being sold at I Am Books in Boston, MA! I am so grateful to be a part of such a wonderful store of the Italian and Italian American heritage.

September 2021

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The wonderful @bookstagramwritersunite account on Instagram interviewed me for their Friday Feature. Read the short and sweet interview to find out about quirks and authors who inspire me.

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I had the pleasure of being interviewed by J.J. Barnes of The Table Read, an entertainment and creativity magazine. Her questions allowed me to express challenges in publishing, story elements of The Difference, the role of mental health in my main character, and more. Bonus: She even made a pin on Pinterest, so visit the site to follow both of us there.

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This interview is so special to me because Cheryl Burman (author of Keepers) and I met by my pitch party services. Now we are friends! She added sweet, thoughtful pictures to her author guest spot that covers unique topics like secret aspects of my books and a ‘literary pilgrimage’ I may have taken. Read to find out!

August 2021

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Part 2 of 2: Author Anju Gattani interviews me about The Difference and Pitch Party Prosperity (my services for writers pitching their manuscripts to the pros). Watch the video to learn about a magical tip for your pitches to be successful.

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I had the pleasure to talk with Sarahlyn Bruck (author of Daytime Drama and Designer You) about surprises in publishing, my non-writing interests, my next project (The Visitor) and more.

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If you have an Instagram account, you will want to see this laughter-filled and fun fact giving interview with Libby Hubscher (author of Meet Me in Paradise).

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This interview with author Deborah Klee (of The Borrowed Boy) is the most unique one yet! She asks what 5 books I would bring if I had to be on a deserted island. They are books significant for 5 different points in my life and are an inspiration for me as a person and author.

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Part 1 of 2: Author Anju Gattani interviews me about The Difference (themes, publication path), my writing process, my pitch party services, and you hear some personal details only revealed here.

Being sold in Sundog Books!

The first physical bookstore The Difference is being sold in is called Sundog Books, in Seaside, FL. I am thrilled beyond belief to be a part of their beautiful store.

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I loved speaking with Christina Consolino, author of Rewrite the Stars. We both are Italian in heritage so of course we talked about that, as well as listening to your gut, having grit, and more!

July 2021

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The Best of Women’s Fiction is a podcast hosted by Lainey Cameron (author of The Exit Strategy) where my favorite authors have been interviewed. I was beyond honored to sit with Lainey and chat about everything from believing in myself to a touching moment in a review of The Difference.

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I had a fun chat with writer Mackenzie Littledale about The Difference‘s mental health themes and more!

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Read my author spotlight with Casey Dembowksi (author of When We’re Thirty) where I give you details on The Difference, my other interests, my publishing journey, what I hope readers take away from my debut novel, and what’s next (The Visitor).

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JL Rothstein (author of The Heaven Sent series) and I talk about my book, The Difference, coming this month on 7-29-21 on her series “3 Questions with…”

I can’t wait to see you at my release parties for The Difference!

August 2020


Watch a panel of 6 writers talk about publishing path differences, querying, editing, and pitch parties here. I give must hear tips and strategies for pitch parties (about minute 1.01). There is also a blog synopsis of the video here.


Watch another “3 Questions with C. D’Angelo” here. JL Rothstein interviews me about pitch party information you want to hear!

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