Hillary DePiano is a fiction and non-fiction author and blogger best known for her play, The Love of Three Oranges which has been performed in theatres around the world. She is also an avid vintage toy collector and has authored a guide to both My Little Pony toys and She-Ra: Princess of Power action figures and for Priced Nostalgia Press’s Collector’s Inventory series of price guides.
Hillary’s fiction work has been honored on several occasions and she has received the following prizes and awards over her career:
- 2002 C. Willard Smith Award for Creativity in Theatre for writing and directing The Love of Three Oranges
- Won the 2001 Julia Fonville Smithson Memorial Prize for The Author
- Won the 2001 West Branch Literary Prize for Fiction for The Author
Hillary writes about writing and her daily life in Unpublishable Pennings, her personal blog.
Hillary is also an eBay PowerSeller and Trading Assistant and has extensive experience in the world of buying and selling online. She shares her experiences in publishing, marketing, blogging, buying and selling on sites like eBay, Amazon, Lulu and more through her books, eBooks and her e-commerce blog, The Whine Seller.