Unlawful Acts on DANGEROUS ENDS

But what makes Dangerous Ends really succeed is Segura’s central character, Pete Fernandez. Like his fictional hard-boiled detective predecessors, Fernandez is broken, but unlike them, he is deliberately on the mend. Fernandez might slip in his journey through...

Do Some Damage on DANGEROUS ENDS

As I’ve found from the start with the Pete Fernandez books, Segura’s writing has a smooth flow and just the right rhythm. He doesn’t write flashy prose, but he virtually never writes an awkward sentence.  It helps make the novels exceedingly...

Criminal Element on DANGEROUS ENDS

Dangerous Ends by Alex Segura is the 3rd Pete Fernandez mystery—a fast-paced, hardboiled and surprising novel that pushes Pete Fernandez into a battle with a deadlier, more complex threat, as he tries to shake off the demons haunting Miami’s own, sordid past....

Bookreporter on DANGEROUS ENDS

Pete Fernandez is a quietly likable protagonist, the type of guy you want to know and have on your side, and not just because he drives around town with Miles Davis’ Bitches Brew on his car stereo. Segura knows his territory, and the combination of the knowing and...

Machete Kills!: Alex Segura – “Dangerous Ends”

When I last left Miami P.I. Pete Fernandez, he was venturing “Down the Darkest Street.” Some time has passed and now I find him up to “Dangerous Ends.” His best friend Kathy Bentley has published not one but TWO best-selling true crime books based on his exploits, and...

Captain Comics on DANGEROUS ENDS

From Batista’s Cuba to modern Florida. From street gangs to dirty cops. From Miami’s upscale neighborhoods to its dirtiest back alleys. From seedy bars to AA meetings. All those spans describe Dangerous Ends, the third novel about Pete Fernandez, a modern P.I. with a...