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Juliana Maio was born in Egypt but expelled from the country with her family during the Suez Crisis. She was raised in France and completed her higher education in the United States, graduating Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California, Berkeley, and receiving her Juris Doctor degree from UC Hastings.

Juliana practices entertainment law in Los Angeles and has represented internationally renowned and multi-award winning filmmakers as well as a host of independent production companies. Prior to that she served as vice president of worldwide corporate and business affairs for Triumph Films, a joint venture between Columbia Pictures and Gaumont Films.

Juliana co-founded Lighthouse Productions, an independent film and television company.

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City of the Sun

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Juliana Maio and 2 other people liked Kim's review of City of the Sun:
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"I received this book from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.

This was an impressive debut novel. I love historical fiction and I thought the idea of Egypt during early WWII was quite intriguing. We meet Maya and Mickey, a Jewish refugee f..." Read more of this review »
Juliana Maio and 4 other people liked Amy Lignor's review of City of the Sun:
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"War book aficionados will be very pleased with this one; however, even if you’re not a military/history buff, this in-depth story is still one of the most interesting and thrilling reads imaginable.

It’s the year 1941, and the German Army is doing..." Read more of this review »
Juliana Maio and 1 other person liked Diana's review of City of the Sun:
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"Author Interview at: booknerdloleotodo.blogspot.com

I thought this was a perfect blend of historical information with a perfect twist of suspense. I loved the message behind the story and it made me want to learn more about the history of this area..." Read more of this review »
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" At some point you decide that you really have done enough research for your purpose. But as you write new events come into play and you find yourself ...more "
" Can you give me your address. If you are more comfortable you can send it to my email address: julianamaio1@gmail.com "
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