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Carlyle Labuschagne
Attended Collage SA School of Writing
Lives in South Africa
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#EarthDay quiz! I am a giant red squid! - loving it!!! 
What animal are you and what does that say about who you are?
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Become part of the blog tour -  a $15 amazon giftcard up for grabs through @Firequillpublis http://fqp.book-tour.com/ Sign up now! #bloggers #win 
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YA book bundle giveaway
What would you do if you won six great young adult books to add to your Kindle library? If you'd grow giddy with excitement, then you're in the right place. In celebration of National Library Week, 24 indie authors have teamed together to share their books ...
What would you do if you won six great young adult books to add to your Kindle library? If you'd grow giddy with excitement, then you're in the right place. In celebration of National Library Week, 24 indie authors have teame...
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Thank you to Tammy February for the awesome post on ‪#‎SAIR‬ in woman24. http://www.women24.com/…/South-African-Indies-Rock-Book-Fes…. Thank you Helen Holyoake!!!!
A talented young writer is launching her own independent book festival in Johannesburg and we have the details.
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Mutli author event hits Jozi this Saturday! 
Open to the public for free from 2pm 
http://sairbookfestival.weebly.com/
UtopYA Convention for women writers of supernatural YA and NA fiction and their fans! Buy your tickets now!  
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A Must-Have For the Self-Published Author
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Had a blast on SAfm yesterday. My first radio interview where I represented Fire Quill Publishers - the feeling was well - addictive! https://www.facebook.com/helen.holyoak…/…/10153245134720747… Thank you to a wonderful team at SAfm and Erika Bester as well as our fabulous Publicist Helen for keeping the dream alive! saved some awesome pics here: https://www.facebook.com/carlyle.labuschagne/posts/10152970683568101?pnref=story
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Relive the book that started it all #TheBrokenDestiny comes to South Africa - sign up now!  http://fqp.book-tour.com/@Firequillpublis 
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In a dark and desolated After Earth, love still does exist, but the cost of bearing such a flaw is death.


World War III has left Earth in utter turmoil. People’s beliefs are said to be the cause of the worldwide destruction. After The Clearing new laws are set about - to show certitude in anything besides the law is weak and chargeable as mutiny. To be illogical and have faith in religion is illegal, to be limitless is dangerous. And Illness is seen as a defect – all flaws that are inexcusable.
But to love is the greatest betrayal of all man kind. It is a fault the world has long forgotten and punishable by death, a fatal risk Aecker and Opel are fully prepared to take - because in love there is freedom. But how far can they push back before it claims their lives and of those they care about?
In a dark and desolated After Earth, love still does exist, but the cost of bearing such a flaw is death. World War III has left Earth ...
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I market. I write.
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I write, I imagine, I dream, I love, Im a mom, Im a wife, I am me
Introduction

Carlyle Labuschagne is a South African debut author working her way into the hearts of international readers with her first young adult dystopian novel "The Broken Destiny". Evanescent book two in the Broken Trilogy set to release November 2013. She is not only an author, but works as a sales rep and marketing manager by day. She holds a diploma in creative writing through the writing school at College SA.

 

Carlyle loves to swim, fights for the trees, and is a food lover who is driven by her passion for life. Carlyle also writes for IU e-magazine India, an inspirational non-profit magazine that aims at inspiring the world through words. The drive behind her author career is healing through words. Carlyle is also the founder of the first annual book drive – Help Build A Library inAfrica Project.

“My goal as an author is to touch people’s lives, and help others love their differences and one another.” 

Bragging rights
diploma in novel writing. Debut novel reached no 3 on the goodreads Debut list.
Education
  • Collage SA School of Writing
    Diploma in Creative writing, 2011
  • Roodepoort College
    Business School, 1998
  • Damelin
    Marketing Diploma, 2005
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Carlyle Labuschagne