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Abigail Hilton

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April 2008


When Abigail Hilton flopped, gasping, onto the beach of a tiny, unnamed key off the Florida coast, she was grateful that her audience included only a handful of sea gulls, a raccoon, and one very surprised panther. The panther fled, along with the raccoon, but one of the curious sea gulls hopped over to have a closer look at her. Moments later, now sticky with blood and feathers, she dragged herself into a tide pool. With the energy provided by her sea gull meal, she formed a gelatinous cocoon, where she lay dormant for months. She emerged, looking almost completely human, with nary a scale or flipper. She walked up the beach and into the world, where naturally she entered a medical profession. The scrubs and masks almost completely hide he ...more

In January of 2007, Abigail Hilton emailed an artist she had never met to commission a few illustrations for a story she hadn't finished. The artist was Sarah (Rah) Cloutier. The story was The Guild of the Cowry Catchers. Over the next seven years, Cowry Catchers grew to a five-book series and became a fullcast audio production, involving forty voice actors and music from many musicians. The st...

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Embers (The Guild of the Co...

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Flames (The Guild of the Co...

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Ashes (The Guild of the Cow...

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Fauns and Filinians (Prophe...

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Hunters Unlucky

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Out of the Ashes (The Guild...

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This book is a myth, wearing the skin of a very clever zombie story. For most of the book, the myth and the story coexist so well they can hardly be separated. The title character is tremendously sympathetic, and her hopeless crush on her teacher is ...more
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Fascinating look at how power is becoming decentralized, more easily gained, and more easily lost in our incredibly connected world. The author looks at everything from business, to retail, to world religions. I read it to understand changes in publi ...more
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“I think we understand each other a little better, and that's never a bad thing.”
Abigail Hilton, Hunters Unlucky

“Not at all,” said the Firebird. “The Good that is cannot be the same as the Good that might have been, but that does not mean that it is not still Good.”
Abigail Hilton, The Prophet of Panamindorah, a complete trilogy

“Your pyre, lovely. Your funeral pyre. It will be a pretty one with driftwood.”
Abigail Hilton, The Guild of the Cowry Catchers, a story of pirates and Panamindorah

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