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Debbie Kaiman Tillinghast

Debbie Kaiman Tillinghast is a Rhode Island resident who grew up on a small island in Narragansett Bay, called Prudence. Debbie began writing as she embarked on a quest to reconnect with her island roots, starting with a cookbook for her family. Her first published book, The Ferry Home, is a memoir about her Prudence Island childhood. Debbie, a retired teacher and nutrition educator, loves being outdoors, gardening, biking and walking beaches. She continues to write essays that reflect her connection to the ocean, nature and the changing seasons.

Books by Debbie Kaiman Tillinghast