Ginger Marcinkowski – She 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, (July 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 is involved in the Hampton Roads Writers Association and is a member of the Florida Writer’s, ACFW and AWP Writer’s Associations. 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.