Margaret Konecsni

Margaret Konecsni - Editor

Queens, NY, USA

Professional bookworm with an eye for detail & opinionated about word use.

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Overview

I'm convinced I have a bookworm gene, passed down through both sides of the family. Between this predisposition and my training for my major in literature, this gives me a unique insight into how scenes and some stories can be worded, sometimes bettered. Give me the chance to know your work, and make it better?
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Action & Adventure
Comics & Graphic Novels
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
Literary Fiction
Mashups
Mystery & Crime
Plays & Screenplays
Romance
Science Fiction
Thriller & Suspense
Women's Fiction
Young Adult

Work experience

Owner/Editor/Proofreader/Researcher

Just Write! Ink
January, 2001 – Present (almost 19 years)

Two published clients (please see below).

Portfolio (5 selected works)

A Pius Man: A Holy Thriller (The Pius Trilogy Book 1)

Declan Finn

As the head of Vatican security, Giovanni Figlia must protect a new, African Pope who courts controversy every other day. The Pope's latest project is to make Pius XII, "Hitler's Pope," a saint. Things haven't gotten better since the Pope employed American mercenary Sean Ryan. Then a body fell onto the Vatican doorstep. Soon, a pattern emerges-- people who go into the Pius XII historical archi... read more

As the head of Vatican security, Giovanni Figlia must protect a new, African Pope who courts controversy every other day. The Pope's latest project is to make Pius XII, "Hitler's Pope," a saint. Things haven't gotten better since the Pope employed American mercenary Sean Ryan. Then a body fell onto the Vatican doorstep. Soon, a pattern emerges-- people who go into the Pius XII historical archi... read more

A Pius Legacy: A Political Thriller (The Pius Trilogy Book 2)

Declan Finn

In "A Pius Man," seven strangers uncovered the truth about the World War II Pope, Pius XII, and lived to tell it. But it was not the only legacy Pius XII left behind. When the Pope's enemies strike back, the Vatican is under siege, the Pope is indicted for war crimes, and no one is going to save them. Those who stood against the darkness must join forces once more to make certain that the fina... read more

In "A Pius Man," seven strangers uncovered the truth about the World War II Pope, Pius XII, and lived to tell it. But it was not the only legacy Pius XII left behind. When the Pope's enemies strike back, the Vatican is under siege, the Pope is indicted for war crimes, and no one is going to save them. Those who stood against the darkness must join forces once more to make certain that the fina... read more

A Pius Stand: A Global Thriller (The Pius Trilogy Book 3)

Declan Finn

A Pius Legacy asked the question: What happens when someone kidnaps the Pope? When you're Sean A.P. Ryan, security consultant, the answer is easy: get him back. And that rescue pissed off…everyone…and the entire United Nations declared war on the hundred-acre Vatican city. When the Pope is threatened by the international community, with no help in sight, what's a Pontiff to do? Run and hide? W... read more

A Pius Legacy asked the question: What happens when someone kidnaps the Pope? When you're Sean A.P. Ryan, security consultant, the answer is easy: get him back. And that rescue pissed off…everyone…and the entire United Nations declared war on the hundred-acre Vatican city. When the Pope is threatened by the international community, with no help in sight, what's a Pontiff to do? Run and hide? W... read more

Codename: Winterborn (The Last Survivors Book 1)

Allan Yoskowitz, Declan Finn

After a small nuclear war in 2090, a third of the world is in ruins, along with the Western half of the United States. Three years later, intelligence officer Kevin Anderson and his team are sent to find the nuclear arsenal of the Islamic Republic of France. When his team is betrayed by the politicians who sent them, Kevin is out for blood. Hunted by an army, Kevin must kill the Senators befor... read more

After a small nuclear war in 2090, a third of the world is in ruins, along with the Western half of the United States. Three years later, intelligence officer Kevin Anderson and his team are sent to find the nuclear arsenal of the Islamic Republic of France. When his team is betrayed by the politicians who sent them, Kevin is out for blood. Hunted by an army, Kevin must kill the Senators befor... read more

It Was Only On Stun! (Convention Killings Book 1)

Declan Finn

When security specialist Sean A.P. Ryan agrees to protect actress Mira Nikolic at a Science Fiction convention, he thinks it can't be all bad. It's only a three-day weekend with some colorful characters in costumes.But Sean is hardly prepared for what awaits him; the costumes, the fanboys, the freaks and geeks are only the beginning. There are actors with attitude problems, writers with rabies... read more

When security specialist Sean A.P. Ryan agrees to protect actress Mira Nikolic at a Science Fiction convention, he thinks it can't be all bad. It's only a three-day weekend with some colorful characters in costumes.But Sean is hardly prepared for what awaits him; the costumes, the fanboys, the freaks and geeks are only the beginning. There are actors with attitude problems, writers with rabies... read more

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