A Child Dies On The Border Between California And Mexico This Is Nothing New Immigrants Die Crossing The Border All The Time, Escaping From Poverty And Violence In Latin America They Bake In The Desert But This Death Is Different Someone Has Taken Body Parts From The Child.FBI Agent Romilia Chac N, A Salvadoran American, Follows This Case Into A World That Swallows Her With Its Horror, A World That Exists Alongside Ours, Where Children Are Bought And Sold Like Cattle And Shipped To Men All Across The Country The Dealers In This Blackest Of Markets Have No Moral Barometer, Only A Lust For Cash And One Among Them Has Taken Murder To A Level Beyond Serial Killing.Romilia Comes To This Case Already Broken The Man She Loved And Yet Had To Hunt Drug Runner Tek N Um N, A Regular On The FBI S Most Wanted List Is Gone Romilia Has Two Friends, Her Partner Nancy Pearl Who Lives A Double Life Between The Feds And The Cartels And A Bottle Of Booze Romilia S Mother Is On Her Back To Get Sober Her Son Drifts Further And Further Away And The Killer Is Taking Away Pieces Of Romilia S Life, Day By Day.
Marcos M Villatoro is the author of the Romilia Chacon crime novels The Los Angeles Times Book Review listed his Home Killings as a Best Book of 2001 It won the Silver Medal from Foreword Magazine and First Prize in the Latino Literary Hall of Fame The other Romilia novels include Minos and A Venom Beneath the Skin Random House publishes the Romilia Chacon crime fiction novels in mass market
- 232 pages
- Blood Daughters
- Marcos M. Villatoro
- 22 October 2017 Marcos M. Villatoro