About Karole Cozzo
KAROLE COZZO is a school psychologist by day, a wife and mother of two by night, and a writer of YA romance in the wee hours of the morning. She loves camping out at Starbucks, breakfast cereal at all hours, and watching every movie made from her favorite YA books. How to Say I Love You Out Loud is her debut novel.
Favorite Books
The Secret Society Girl Series, the Twilight Saga, White Oleander, The Book Thief, The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing, Hopeless, The Fault in Our Stars
Favorite Quote
"Sometimes those who are the hardest to love are the one who need it the most."

Reach me at k.a.cozzo.9810@gmail.com
Favorite Genre

Most Recent Blog Posts

Swoon Author Karole Cozzo: But They Don't Know You Like I Know You

A quick Google search for “character development tools” will bring up a myriad of options. Some are worksheets a single page in length, focusing on the basics – eye color, profession, hobbies. Others are several pages in length, including nebulous questions such as “What is it that your character needs that he or she doesn’t …

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Swoon Author Karole Cozzo: A Different Kind of Hunger

Part of being married with young children involves being home and on the couch on Friday nights in time for prime-time television. And a big part of prime-time Friday night television is Shark Tank, at least in our house it is. As an aspiring writer, there was definitely a part of me that could relate …

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Swoon Author Karole Cozzo: From Tragedy to Happily Ever After

Swoon Reads is looking for “new young adult love stories.” Romance. Ya know, all things warm and fuzzy, and unicorns, and rainbows. In fact, one of the defining features of a romance story is a happily ever after ending, or at the very least, a happy-for-now ending. For the record, my relationship with Swoon Reads hasn’t …

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Karole Cozzo's Manuscripts