Ginny Rorby

Ginny Rorby

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Ginny Rorby was raised in Winter Park, Florida, and lived in Miami during her career as a Pan American flight attendant. Midway through that career, she enrolled in the University of Miami to pursue an undergraduate degree in biology, graduated and changed direction again. She went on to receive an MFA in Creative Writing from Florida International University. Her goal, after wrapping up her flying career and her graduate studies, was to move someplace where she would never be hot again. She now lives on the chilly coast of northern California with her twenty-five- year-old parrot and way too many cats. Her young adult novel, Dolphin Sky, was nominated for the Keystone Reading Award. Ginny has been co-director of the Mendocino Coast Writers...more

Average rating: 4.09 · 2,367 ratings · 505 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Hurt Go Happy
4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 1,231 ratings — published 2006 — 11 editions
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Lost in the River of Grass
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 733 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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The Outside of a Horse
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 372 ratings — published 2010 — 11 editions
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Dolphin Sky
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1996 — 5 editions
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