Gustavo Florentin

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

Arrowsmith Best Novel 4th place

The Writing Show–Second Prize best first  chapter of a novel.

Finalist–16th Annual International Latino Book Awards

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