Denis Gray is the author of Hard Ground, A Bigger Prize, Teardrop, Della’s Deed, Lucky, and Benny’s Last Blast. He lives in New York City with his wife,
Charles Lilly created the cover image. He has illustrated many book covers, children’s books, magazine articles, advertising promotions, and movie posters
in addition to having been an instructor at the school of Visual Arts 17 of his 41-year career. He’s been an artist living in New York City, as his 33 year
old son Elliot now carries the legacy forward in Dallas, Texas as a video game illustrator.