About the Author


Eric Gillies Bernardez, MBA, is a writer and mining engineer currently living in San Jose, California. He has co-written a national symposium paper for his company, as well as many technical reports. His latest endeavor is his novel, Interrupted Summer.

Mr. Bernardez has managed several copper and gold mining operations in the mountainous areas of Luzon Island in the northern Philippines. He found the inspiration for his novel in these places, despite the armed engagements between the government and anti-government forces in one of these mining areas. His real-life study of martial arts is also woven into the novel.

Eric is an avid reader who loves to visit historic places around the world with his wife and friends. He appreciates Mother Nature’s beauty especially her majestic winged creatures, the eagles.