Thus, begins another treacherous journey. Aided Elizabeth Grant, a hard-nosed reporter, and befriended by her lonely daughter, Alex faces new perils in a place he once considered the promise land. He forms a unique bond with Luke Santa Maria, a State Department agent committed to halting prostitution of trafficked teenagers. Assisting Luke’s investigation, Alex goes undercover and joins a gang to discover who is running a large-scale sex slavery ring. Ultimately, he, Elizabeth and Luke fall into the grasp of rich and treacherous men.
A saga of fierce friendships and uncommon courage transforms Elizabeth and Luke, staunch witnesses to the agony of Alex’s past life as he begins anew in America, just a step over rio.
This mystery novel, written by Martha Braniff, is based on actual crimes researched through federal agencies and on her work with abused and neglected children and child immigrants over the past thirty years.
|Publisher:||The Way Things Are Publications|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)|
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