Avanti Centrae is a graduate of Purdue University. Her work has been compared to that of James Rollins, Steve Berry, Dan Brown, and Clive Cussler. She resides in Northern California with her family and German Shepherds. Her favorite smell is the scent of adventure, either in real life, or in the pages of a well-worn tome.
The Lost Power took home a genre grand prize blue ribbon at the Chanticleer International Book Awards, and an Honorable Mention at the Hollywood Book Festival.