Detective Emilia Cruz series
The first female police detective in Acapulco can take the heat. Can you?
This prequel collection of short stories captures Emilia's first years as a detective
Critical intrigue. Compelling characters.
A riveting ride through the darkness of Mexico's drug war, where violence buys loyalty, votes are for sale, and the odds are against survival.
Is your soul asleep? History professor and Iraq War vet discover the devil’s secret for stealing souls like yours. “Page-turning” – Kirkus Reviews
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I'm author Carmen Amato. I write mystery and suspense, including the Detective Emilia Cruz police series set in Acapulco. Expect risk, power, corruption. And relationships with heat. More