Carmen Amato is the author of romantic thrillers and the Detective Emilia Cruz mystery series set in Acapulco including Cliff Diver, Hat Dance, and Diablo Nights. For a copy of the Detective Emilia Cruz Starter Library, visit her website at carmenamato.net. Follow her on Twitter @CarmenConnects.
Originally from New York, Carmen was educated there as well as in Virginia and Paris, France, while her experiences in Mexico and Central America inspire many of her books. Her family tree includes a mayor, a Mensa genius, and the first homicide in the state of Connecticut with an automatic weapon.
See why Amazon Hall of Fame reviewer Grady Harp wrote: “For pure entertainment and a gripping story likely resulting in nail biting, read Carmen Amato’s addictive prose. She knows this territory like a jaguar!”