Debra Mares


Debra is the granddaughter of a Mexican migrant farm worker and factory seamstress, was born and raised in Los Angeles, is the first to graduate college in my family, and grew up dancing Ballet Folklorico and Salsa. She followed a calling at eleven years old to be an attorney and voice for women, currently lives in Orange County, and appreciates international travel and culture.  She has been a county prosecutor since 2004 and is assigned to the Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit. Debra is the co-founder of a mentorship and writing program for at-risk young women. The Mamacita Murders is Debra's first novel and first in a series of legal thrillers and chick lit mysteries.

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The Mamacita Murders Book Trailer
Book trailer for The Mamacita Murders, Volume 1.


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