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Avanti Centrae is the author of the international award-winning VANOPS thriller series. An instant Barnes and Noble Nook bestseller, THE LOST POWER took home a genre grand prize ribbon at the Chanticleer International Book Awards, a bronze medal at the Wishing Shelf Awards, and an Honorable Mention at the Hollywood Book Festival. SOLSTICE SHADOWS also released as a Barnes and Noble best seller, and quickly became a #1 Amazon best seller, before winning a bronze medal at the Readers' Favorite book awards and nabbing the Chanticleer Global Thrillers Genre Grand Prize. Her father served as a U.S. marine corporal in Okinawa, gathering military intelligence during the first decade after the Korean War. Her work has been compared to that of James ...more

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Avanti Centrae Hi Jayson, I keep a notepad of ideas on my phone. As I come across interesting news articles, curious characters, or have out-of-the-blue ideas doing …moreHi Jayson, I keep a notepad of ideas on my phone. As I come across interesting news articles, curious characters, or have out-of-the-blue ideas doing yoga, I jot the ideas down. When it's time to write a new novel, out comes the notes!
In terms of research, it varies. Last week I was able to meet a prison expert for lunch to pick his brain. The internet is full of details that make a story leap from the page. I've had the good fortune to travel the world, but if there's a scene from somewhere I haven't been, I lean into GoogleMaps as well as firsthand traveler accounts.
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Avanti Centrae I wrote a blog post about this for Killer Nashville. Stay tuned - it's coming soon!…moreI wrote a blog post about this for Killer Nashville. Stay tuned - it's coming soon!(less)
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The Lost Power (VanOps #1)

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You're invited to celebrate DOOMSDAY! 🎈

YOU'RE INVITED TO A BOOK LAUNCH PARTY!

Hey Thriller fans,

to celebrate my March 8th release of THE DOOMSDAY MEDALLION, the next standalone installment of the six-time award-winning and #1 international bestselling VanOps thriller series, I'm hosting an online launch party. You're invited!

Bring your favorite beverage, some popcorn, and your questions. I'll read the prologue, we'll give away a few pri Read more of this blog post »
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Cleopatra's Vendetta by Avanti Centrae
"Another winning effort by Avanti Centrae! A great start to another action filled series. Once again, the depth and amount of historical information shows that the author has done her research. It is great to see the main characters develop and mature" Read more of this review »
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"I was a beta reader for this book and found it very entertaining. It is a superb thriller with plenty of action, and a signature Avanti climax."
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Hurwitz has written another crowd-pleaser with THE LAST ORPHAN. His voice and style grow stronger with each book. They're all such a pleasure to read. This installment has all the usual characters, but as always, Evan outshines them all. I really dig ...more
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Hi Jayson, I keep a notepad of ideas on my phone. As I come across interesting news articles, curious characters, or have out-of-the-blue ideas doing yoga, I jot the ideas down. When it's time to write a new novel, out comes the notes!
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