This is the first installment of Luca Aiello PI who fights the mafia. He is from Brooklyn NY and was a NYC police Lieutenant who retired and became a private investigator. He is called to Bologna Italy to help his friend Dr. Emilio Costa that has been accused of being involved with the mafia black market blood ring by the Italian police. Because he a renowned international blood banker in Italy, they believe that he is on the payroll of the mafia. Luca must travel around the world, to Italy, India and Africa to try to clear Dr. Costa`s name. Dr. Costa`s assistant Sofia, becomes Luca`s partner in this episode.
I was born in the south. South Brooklyn. During my youth, I was raised in an American Italian neighborhood filled with rich culture and vivid characters that have influenced my writing. I hope this brings enjoyment to you, the readers, as the characters of my books are based on these real-life people with whom I grew up with.