Gianmarc Manzione
PIN ACTION: Small-Time Gangsters, High-Stakes Gambling, and the Teenage Hustler Who Became a Bowling Champion (Pegasus Books, 2014)

Gianmarc Manzione, a Brooklyn native, is one of the world’s foremost action bowling historians and the most recognized writer in the bowling industry today. His New York Times piece about action bowling was named among Columbia Journalism Review’s “must-reads of 2012.” He has also written on the subject for the bowling industry’s highest-profile publications—, PBA.comBowlers Journal InternationalBowling This Month, and Bowling Digital. Manzione received an MFA in creative writing at The New School in New York City and is currently the editor of Bowlers Journal.