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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gregg Rosenquist  

Pen Name: GC Rosenquist


Born: Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Gregg Rosenquist was born in Chicago in 1966. His family moved out to Round Lake Beach in 1971.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gregg worked at a manufacturing company for fourteen years and in February of 2000 he quit and started his own home graphic arts business, The Office Ink, Inc. That freed up some time for him to write. He writes at least three to four hours a day.

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Titles At Your Library

The Opening And Closing Of The Moon
ISBN: 0595172164

iUniverse. 2001

The Opening and Closing of the Moon......Is a touching story of a man and his family and of how his gifted son prepares him for the terrible loss he will eventually have to face. A deeply moving portrait of a modern American family.

The Funnel Flyer
ISBN: 1413716873

PublishAmerica. 2004

Annie's life in sleepy Ridgley County, Missouri, was going nowhere. She dreamt of traveling the world and writing wistful stories about her adventures. But a series of family disasters, the responsibility of raising her younger brother and a terrible secret hidden in the depths of Ruby Lake stood in her way. Then Max, The Funnel Flyer, came out of the sky one stormy night and changed her life forever. The Funnel Flyer is a well-written, well-crafted story of growth and overcoming life's obstacles, and one sure to be remembered long after it's read.

ISBN: 1593742924

Whiskey Creek Press. 2005

Super Elastic Traveling Sound Circus
ISBN: 0976901781

Purple Sky Publishing, LLC. 2006

Welcome to a journey of sight, sound, taste amd smell. Join G.C. Rosenquist as he explores topics ranging from aging and death to love and betrayal. His use of universal components as metaphors emphasizes the commonalities that bind us together while his exploration of his own life experiences celebrates individual uniqueness. Readers will easily indentify with the emotional and sensory experiences portrayed in this inspiring collection.

Till Heaven and Earth Pass
ISBN: 0980150469

Mountain Girl Press. 2008

An unforgettable collection of science fiction stories from accomplished author, G.C. Rosenquist. From the philisophical questions raised in "Growing Young" to the bawdy humor of "Never Play Poker With A Space Alien", this collection will never fail to enlighten and entertain the reader.



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