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Gina Boekhout

Born: in Illinois
Pen Name: Gina Marie Long

Connection to Illinois: Long grew up in Marine, Illinois and now lives in Highland, Illinois.

Biography: Gina Long is also a licensed cosmetologist since 1986. She sold her beauty salon in her hometown of Marine, Illinois, in June 2010 to pursue a full-time career in writing.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Paranormal Thriller; Urban Fantasy; Young Adult

Primary Audience(s): Young adult readers

Gina Boekhout on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Unknown scent /
ISBN: 1612960197 OCLC: 756914928

Black Rose Writing, [Castroville. Tex.] : ©2011.

Kara and her friends are in dangerous territory. The must locate the witches' hideout and prevent a sacrificial ritual before all beings suffer. Throughout all this mayhem Kara must make a choice between who she loves most, her best friend, a psychic human or her boyfriend, a werewolf.

Unknown touch /
ISBN: 0982554257 OCLC: 488748725

Black Rose Writing, [Breinigsville, Pa.] : 2009.

Kara McBride is abducted by a secret group that want her to use her psychic power to help save a group of werewolves from self destruction. In the midst of chaos, a love triangle develops and Kara must make a heart-wrenching choice between a human - or a werewolf.