Ginger Marcinkowski was born in northern Maine along the Canadian border, a setting that plays a prominent role in her writings.
Her debut novel, Run, River Currents, was published in August 2012 and was a semi-finalist in the ACFW Genesis Awards, and a 2013 Kindle Book Award Finalist, also winning honorable mentions in national awards and festivals. The Button Legacy, a novella, was published in June 2013, was written as a prequel /sequel to Run, River Currents. The Button Legacy-Emily’s Inheritance, (2014) the full story of the Polk families journey of faith told through buttons collected over generations concludes Run, River Currents dramatic story of healing and forgiveness.
Ginger has been a public speaker and visiting lecturer for many years. She was a professional reader for the James Jones First Novel Award ($10,000 prize,) and a judge for the ACFW ‘s prestigious Carol Awards. She was involved in the Hampton Roads Writers Association and is a member of the Florida Writer’s, ACFW and AWP Writer’s Associations. For over 3 years, she was a monthly columnist for Book Fun Magazine whose readership boasts over 300,000. She was an English professor and is a popular speaker on topics of business and writing.
Ginger won the 2015 Arizona Mystery Writer’s Contest and has had numerous short stories and articles published in various magazines.