Nacho Perez, Private Eye

Kenneth L Bennight Jr

Nacho Perez is a retired Marine gunnery sergeant turned private eye. In this short story collection, his cases range from murder to extortion and other crimes. Even a simple vandalism case nearly gets him killed. The stories are -Badger Game, - -San Antonio Blues, - -In Search of El Dorado, - and -Whiskeys for Drinking.- As a bonus, the collection ends with a flash-fiction detective story set in a futuristic New York City. The outcome turns on Asimovs First Law of Robotics. Three of the five stories in the collection are prize winners. -Badger Game- won first place in the short-story category in the 2009 San Antonio Writers Guild annual contest. -Whiskeys for Drinking- won second place in the short-story category in the 2014 San Antonio Writers Guild annual contest. -The Butler Couldnt Have Done It- won first place in the flash-fiction category in the same contest.