Home' City West News : August 11th 2010 Contents Let’s get this fact out of the way,
because it is so cool (in this writer’s
opinion anyway). Carolyn Donovan is
married to a plumber. Yes, a plumber.
This beautiful woman who has
graced our tv screens, magazines and
bookshelves, is married to one of us.
A ‘normal’. If that doesn’t give hope to
every bloke out there, then nothing will.
Yet Carolyn Donovan is anything but
fake. She just works in a world that
thrives on being out of the ordinary.
To most women, being paid to look
amazing is a dream job. But for Carolyn,
it’s a job just like any other.
Best known for appearing on our TV
screens with Leigh Matthews selling
house & land packages, Carolyn is
one of the state’s best known models,
and for many years has appeared in
thousands of catalogues, magazines
and ads. She’s spent her whole working
life in front of the camera. Yet as she
gets older, the work hasn’t dried up
but just keeps pouring in, contrary
to a public perception that youth is
Her new book, “Chooks in Stiletto’s” is
a funny, honest and above all engaging
read which is littered with stories of her
life as a model, while juggling a family
at the same time. With a great sense of
humour, Carolyn is someone that any
woman can relate to.
“With ‘Chooks in Stiletto’s’, I never
set out to write a biography or
self help book. People expect the
modelling industry to be all limousines,
champagne and having dinner with
celebrities in designer clothes, and
EXCLUSIVE: By Darren Hallesy
Model, wife, mother,
and author Carolyn
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