KING PESO, A Detective Emilia Cruz Novel
Someone killing Acapulco’s law enforcement officers who worked with Emilia. Is she the next target?
When partner Franco Silvio’s wife is killed, it’s obvious that he was the intended victim.
She’s gambling on a task force to investigate but Emilia is reassigned instead. Her new police unit is a political time bomb championed by Acapulco’s ambitious mayor and overseen by shady union strongman Victor Obregon Sosa. Home is no refuge for Emilia; hotel manager Kurt Rucker has a shocking secret that could tear their relationship apart.
Corruption and paranoia rule the day. Each spin of the wheel could be Emilia’s last.
When the chips are down, she has only two choices. Either could cost her life.
Hold or fold.
Which would you choose?