Individual Author Record
Name: JoAnn BlackmanPen Name: JoAnn Fastoff Genre: C:ADULT C:YA Fiction Mystery Born: 1949 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBlackman was born in and lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationJoAnn Blackman graduated from Chicago's Harlan High School, attended Wilson Junior College, Columbia College, and acquired a BA in Marketing from an on-line university in Idaho. She has published over 100 articles in New York, Philadelphia and Chicago publications. She wrote, produced and directed three one-act plays on off-off Broadway in New York. She also wrote, directed and produced, a 3-city PBS aired television program called ''Live From The Warehouse'', and ''Herb Kent's Dusty Records'', a syndicated radio program airing in 22 cities. A former Publicist for the Grammy-Award winning group Kool and the Gang, Blackman was also an event coordinator for Graham Kerr, The Galloping Gourmet.
''The Gordian Knot'', Vantage Press, 2005''The Pact'', Xlibris Corporation , 2007''The Lie'', AuthorHouse, 2012''The Smoke Ring'', AuthorHouse, 2013