Articles by Carmen Amato

About Carmen Amato
In addition to The Hidden Light of Mexico City, Carmen Amato is the author of the Emilia Cruz mystery novels set in Acapulco, including Cliff Diver, Hat Dance and the collection of short stories Made in Acapulco. Her books all draw on her experiences living in Mexico and Central America. A cultural observer and occasional nomad, she currently divides her time between the United States and Central America. Follow her on Twitter @CarmenConnects and visit her website at where you can get a free copy of THE ANGLER: An Emilia Cruz Story, based on a true unsolved murder mystery.

Hat Dance (Excerpt)

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

“A job in Belize?” Emilia actually felt her heart stutter. The fork slid out of her hand, spraying cake crumbs and clattering over her dessert dish. It ended up in her lap. [+]