Tikiri Herath is the multiple-award-winning Canadian author of international thriller and mystery novels and the Rebel Diva self-empowerment books.Starting as a lone immigrant girl with $20 in her pocket, she went on to receive a bachelor’s degree from the University of Victoria, British Columbia, and a master’s degree from the Solvay Business School in Brussels. For eighteen years, she worked in risk management in the intelligence and defense sectors, including in the Canadian Federal Government and at NATO.Born in Sri Lanka, Tikiri grew up in East Africa and has studied, worked, and lived on Continental Europe, Southeast Asia, and North America throughout her adult life. An international nomad and fifth-culture kid, she now calls Canada home.Tikiri’s an adrenaline junkie who has rock climbed, bungee jumped, rode on the back of a motorcycle across Quebec, flown in an acrobatic airplane upside down, and parachuted solo.When she’s not plotting another thriller scene or planning another adrenaline-filled trip, you’ll most probably find her baking in her kitchen with a glass of red Shiraz in hand and swing jazz playing in the background.To say hello and get free travel stories from around the world, go to www.TikiriHerath.com.
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