5-STAR Fantasy / Sci-Fi

Thursday, October 09, 2014

New Indie Book Release: The Schwarzschild Radius (Gustavo Florentin)

New Indie Book Release:
The Schwarzschild Radius - Gustavo Florentin
Thriller (300 pages - September 2014)

The Schwarzschild Radius starts out auctioning the murders of young girls online. The abandoned subway tunnels of New York provide a new and ominous setting for the story. Fast-paced suspenseful Thriller.

"A fierce thriller that doesn’t offer many chances to catch a breath." - Reader Review

About the Book

The Schwarzschild Radius (Gustavo Florentin)
Click to Read an Excerpt

Rachel, an 18-year-old Columbia University student descends into the netherworld of runaways and predators to find her sister, Olivia, who has suddenly disappeared.

After getting a job in a strip joint where Olivia worked, then doing private shows in the homes of rich clients, Rachel discovers that Olivia has been abducted by a killer who auctions the deaths of young girls in an eBay of agony.

As she closes in on the killer who has taken Olivia, Rachel becomes his next target.

About the Author

Author Gustavo Florentin
Author Gustavo Florentin
Gustavo Florentin was born in Queens, New York and received a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the Polytechnic University of New York. He spent a decade in the defense industry working on the F-14 fighter jet and classified electronics projects. After the fall of the Soviet Union, many thought America wouldn't need weapons anymore, so while others waited for the peace dividend, he moved on to the financial sector in New York where he is currently a network engineer.

His passions include violin, travel to exotic places and exploring worldwide conspiracies. He lives in New Jersey where he is working on his third novel.

His thriller, In the Talons of the Condor, won the following awards:
- WUACADEMIA--Prix d'Or Best Novel
- The Verb First Chapter Contest--First Prize
- Mount Arrowsmith Best Novel 4th place
- The Writing Show--Second Prize best first chapter of a novel.
- Second Prize--16th Annual International Latino Book Awards

Connect with Gustavo Florentin via the Author's Website
and Twitter: @gflorentin6

Please share this with your Friends!