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Rachel Coyne (Visual Arts 1994) Writes Second Book, Amy Abts (Theater 1994) Provides Illustration

Rachel Coyne (Visual Arts 1994) has written the second book in her Antigone Ravynn Young Adult series. Coyne’s classmate Amy Abts (Theater 1994) provided the cover art for the 2020 published Dante’s Circle. The book is available in e-book format through Amazon.

Rachel Coyne

Rachel Coyne is a novelist and poet who resides in Lindstrom, Minnesota. Coyne is also a graduate of Macalester College in St. Paul. She is a devotee of Pablo Neruda, a lover of Don Williams songs, and a collector of vintage editions of Jane Eyre. Her previously published works include a children’s book titled Daughter, Have I Told You?

Amy Abts

Amy Abts is a musician, writer, actor, and visual artist who has been performing for most of her life. After graduating from Perpich, she studied acting at the University of MN-Duluth. During this time she began to perform her own songs. She graduated with a BFA in acting and her focus shifted to writing and performing music full time. Amy is currently playing with her band The Transcranials. She is a visual artist with a shop on Etsy.