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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.
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"A fierce thriller that doesn't offer many chances to catch a breath."--Kirkus Reviews
"A top-rate thriller." --San Francisco Book Review
Winner 2015 IAN Book Award for Outstanding Mystery
Winner of the 2015 International Latino Book Award
Finalist 2015 IAN Book Award for Best Thriller
Finalist 2015 International Book Awards
Finalist 2015 Reader's Favorite Awards
"One of the Top-Ten Fiction Books of 2014" --Thelatinoauthor.com
"The next GONE GIRL"--Bestthrillers.com
Reviewed By Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite
Gustavo Florentin's crime thriller, The Schwarzschild Radius, is an awesome read...I'm hoping that this book is the start of a police procedural series featuring this complex and multi-faceted detective. The action in The Schwarzschild Radius is riveting and filled with suspense, and the ending is not at all predictable. I really enjoyed reading The Schwarzschild Radius and highly recommend it.
Reviewed By Kathryn Bennett for Readers' Favorite
Wow, this is a gritty book that really takes a hard look at what can happen in life if you aren't careful...The writing flows well and you find yourself turning every page and wondering what is going to happen next. I could not set this one down and ended up reading it in one day flat. Fair warning: as a thriller this is a dark novel and it is full of themes that some might not like. However, it is well written and if you like the genre you are going to love this book. I highly recommend it.
Reviewed By Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite
The Schwarzschild Radius by Gustavo Florentin is a thriller that will keep readers on the edge of their seats...It is a gripping plot that is mysterious, powerful as well as scary.
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
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