A Bullet For Carlos

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Early 20th Century

Giacomo Giammatteo

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Connie Gianelli's love of her family and her badge are both threatened when an undercover drug bust leaves two cops dead and the drugs missing. Internal Affairs is looking for any excuse to take her badge, but she’s not worried about them finding the missing drugs—she’s worried that Uncle Dominic is the one who took them.


Drama, Mystery, Suspense / Thriller, Action, Crime, Detective,

Short Summary

A mobster kills a guy and discovers he has a baby in the other room. He takes the baby home and raises her as if he was her uncle. She finds out later he is in the mob and becomes a detective in Brooklyn. When a drug bust goes bad, she's framed for it and travels to Houston to try to clear her name.


Brooklyn, NY, and Houston, TX

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

,internal struggle

Plot - Other Elements


Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Connie Gianelli

Age: 31

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Badass, Complex, Confident, Decisive, Honorable, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Tip Denton

Age: 32

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Lone Wolf, Strong Moral Code, Heroic, Honorable, Charming, Complex, Confident, Decisive, Funny, Perseverance, Aggressive, Badass

Additional Character Details

Name: Frankie Donovan

Age: 32

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Strong Moral Code, Charming, Confident, Decisive, Honorable, Leader, Perseverance, Aggressive, Badass

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2013

Hard Copy Available



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