Profound Debut Thriller a Page Turner

Profound Debut Thriller a Page Turner

Online PR News – 23-February-2018 – Chicago, IL – Meet Electra Kittner, the extraordinary protagonist in “The Girl with the Lightning Brain” author Cliff Ratza’s first novel in the “Lightning Brain Series.” She survives at birth a near-fatal lightning bolt that transforms her genetically far beyond “mere humans,” but her secret must never be revealed or the Government would treat her badly.

This gripping action adventure, laced with terrorism and political intrigue, sweeps readers into a 22nd century intolerant America threatened by “Techno-Plague” and a rogue Middle East state: Isilabad. It traces Electra’s exceptional life, from birth to a shocking conclusion on her 21st birthday, that will leave readers breathless for the next book in the series.

Ratza’s writing is flawless, seamlessly weaving threads and characters from Electra’s past into an ominous present where she covertly combats America’s existential threats. Along the way, readers will encounter distinctive friends or foes bound to generate well-deserved empathy or enmity.

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Ratza whisks a tale that readers can enjoy on whatever level they wish: from a suspense-filled action adventure all the way to an exploration of the timeless issues each of us face. The book delivers an urgent, twisting, and deeply satisfying read you’ll want to see continued.

About the Author:
Author Cliff Ratza characterizes himself a “simple scholar,” having parlayed multiple degrees (math and physics, business and computer science) into a business career spanning numerous jobs, companies, and industries. He grew up in Chicago, graduating from top Illinois universities, then launched his business career. He returned to Chicago, where he teaches at several universities while continuing to work for corporations. He subsequently started a sales and marketing consulting business, and most recently added a writing career to his resume.

Cliff has written extensively throughout his career. He has published articles in four professional journals, writes copy for client Websites, and develops press releases or newsletters. He has already written three novels in his ground-breaking “Lightning Brain Series.” The first, “The Girl with the Lightning Brain,“ is now available in print or e-book format at bookstores or online. Please visit or call 8885040951 for more details when you are ready to buy.

Cliff dedicates the series to readers everywhere and invites them to visit the “Lightning Brain” Website,, to learn more about the books or enter reader contests.

Product details
Paperback: 546 pages
Publisher: AuthorCentrix, Inc. (February 13, 2018)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1641333316
ISBN-13: 978-1641333313
Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.2 x 9 inches

Book Availability:
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