THE LISTMAKER OF ACAPULCO
A Kindle Single novella
A secret list and a nine-fingered body drive Acapulco’s first female police detective to the edge in this exciting companion to the award-winning Detective Emilia Cruz mystery series.
Emilia stops a gang attack in an upscale neighborhood, only to become mired in a case full of false identities and criminal intrigue. Does a would-be killer’s black notebook contain a list of dirty cops? Why does one of the dead attackers have the grafted finger of another man?
More importantly, why is her police career suddenly hanging by a thread?
Detective Emilia Cruz Mystery Series
Emilia Cruz is the first female police detective in Acapulco. If the drug cartels don’t get her, another cop will.
Poison Cup award for Outstanding Series, 2019 & 2020, CrimeMasters of America; Silver Falchion Award for Story/Collection, 2019, Killer Nashville
Detective Emilia Cruz Short Reads
A black notebook and a man with nine fingers draw Emilia into a maze of mistaken identities and gang rivals
Expect Carmen’s signature blend of complex mystery, layers of deception, and high-wire action.
Romantic suspense with a supernatural twist pits a college professor and an Iraq War vet against eternal evil.
Galliano Club Thriller Series — coming soon
In 1926, it’s hard to get a beer, thanks to Prohibition. But in Lido, New York, there’s plenty of secrets, lies, and murder on tap at the Galliano Club.
Based on tales told by Carmen’s late grandfather, a former Deputy Sheriff of Oneida County, NY.
A dead body behind the Galliano Club sets off a chain reaction of crime and deception in this Prohibition-era thriller based on Carmen’s home town.
Barman Luca Lombardo and dancer Ruth Cross are caught in a web of blackmail ensnaring everyone connected to the Galliano Club.
Hanna Gorski is determined to discover who murdered her sister and deliver her own brand of justice. The Galliano Club will never be the same.
- MURDER AT THE GALLIANO CLUB 95% 95%
- BLACKMAIL AT THE GALLIANO CLUB 85% 85%
- REVENGE AT THE GALLIANO CLUB 10% 10%
- LIAR'S PARADISE: Detective Emilia Cruz Book 9 10% 10%
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