Bianco, Gerard (1950 - )
Gerald Bianco was born on Jan. 24 1950 in Brooklyn, New York, and was raised there. He lives in South Portland, Maine where, besides being a mystery author, he is also an award-winning jewelry designer. (His family operated the largest jewelry store in Brooklyn -- John Bianco and Sons Fine Jewelry -- for over 25 years).
He is an illustrator and painter who has studied at the Art Students League, School of Visual Arts, and Parsons School of Art. He owns a jewelry store in Portland.
- Dying for Deception (2004) (published in 2006 as The Deal Master)