Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Carl Hileman  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: in Southern Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Carl Hileman was born in Southern Illinois and now resides in a home he built for himself on the border of the Shawnee National Forest in Southern Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Carl is an artist, photographer and songwriter who divides his time between Nashville, Tenneesee and Southern Illinois. His work has been exhibited in a number of museums, such as the Cedarhurst Museum in Mt. Vernon, Illinois; and at Barrett House Galleries in Poughkeepsie, New York.

Published Works

  • A Country Music Christmas, Crown Publishing, 1996 - written by Cathie Pelletier, Patsi Bale Cox and Jim Glaser
  • The Christmas Note, Nashville Book, 1997 - written by Skeeter Davis and Cathie Pelletier
  • Cows: A Rumination, Emmis Books, 2004

Selected Titles At Your Library

A country music Christmas /
ISBN: 0517706849. OCLC Number:

Crown Publishers,. New York :. ©1996.

Thirty-one of country music's most beloved artists share their favorite Christmas memories and recipes.

The Christmas note /
ISBN: 0966077601. OCLC Number:

Nashville Books,. Nashville, TN. :. ©1997.

Cows :
ISBN: 1578601878. OCLC Number:

Emmis Books,. Cincinnati, Ohio :. ©2004.

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