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J. Luke Bennecke

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J. Luke Bennecke is a native Californian and veteran civil engineer who has spent his career helping people by improving Southern California roadways. In addition to his first book, Civil Terror: Gridlock, which became an Amazon Bestseller, Bennecke has written several novels and screenplays, a creative process he thoroughly enjoys. He has a BS in civil engineering from Cal Poly Pomona, an MBA from Cal State San Bernardino, a private pilot's certificate, and is a partner in an engineering firm based in Riverside. In his role as philanthropist, he awards scholarships annually to high school seniors at his alma mater.

Bennecke resides in Southern California with his wife of 30 years, whom he enjoys traveling with, and three spunky cats. In hi

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Civil Terror: Waterborne Now Available on Amazon!

Book 2 of the Civil Terror series by bestselling author J. Luke Bennecke is now available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle formats.

Makes a great gift for the thriller lover/ tech enthusiast / engineer in your life!

Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B081DDBHVF/

Author's website: http://www.jlukebennecke.com/

Book Trailer: https://youtu.be/vz75S5MmFpY

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