Nebraska Authors

Gina M. Barlean


Born 1963 David City, NE (USA)

The author writes mystery and suspense with a Midwestern voice. Barlean's fiction is all set in Nebraska and is often under the genre of suspense in small towns and rural areas. Barlean has been a professional photographer, managed her small town's Opera House, and worked with entrepreneurs as the director of her town's Chamber of Commerce.

Places Lived

Bellwood, NE
Lincoln, NE
David City, NE


1982 graduate, Southeast Community College , Lincoln, NE




Thorns of Rosewood was reviewed in Publisher's Weekly


Nebraska Writers Guild since 2010
Tosca Lee
Alex Kava


Casting Stones. 2012.
Recipes for Revenge. 2012.
Dead Blow. 2013.
Moments of Clarity. 2014.
Thorns of Rosewood. 2014.
Build a Writing Team. 2014.
Flames of Rosewood. 2015.
Bad Blood of Rosewood. 2016.
Man With a Green Scarf. 2017.

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