Cartel Wives: The true story of how an extraordinary family by Mia Flores,Olivia Flores

By Mia Flores,Olivia Flores

To their neighbours, Olivia and Mia Flores are standard unmarried mums, their days choked with packing their kid's lunches, using them to football and attending PTA conferences. yet Olivia and Mia are whatever yet usual. They stay in worry, hiding at the back of assumed identities to flee a prior life.

Raised in Chicago in loving, law-abiding households, either ladies had fathers who have been law enforcement officials. but they fell in love with exact dual brothers, Pedro and Margarito Flores, males who have been to turn into of America's largest drug traffickers, and an essential component of El Chapo's Sinaloa Cartel. They lived wildly sumptuous lives while they attempted to omit their guilt and live to tell the tale the ubiquitous threats of betrayal, kidnapping, demise or imprisonment that shape a continuing backdrop to cartel lifestyles. because the stakes in their enterprise grew ever larger and bloodier, and the implications in their activities grew to become extra unendurable, the 2 households ultimately made a determined selection: to show their backs on their legal existence and turn into crucial drug informants in US historical past.

Now, from at the back of the cloak of witness safety, Olivia and Mia have come ahead for the 1st time to inform the entire tale in their family's choice to threat everything-and search redemption.

Cartel Wives is a love tale, an insiders' check out the terrifying yet high-flying modern day drug empire and, ultimately, the tale of a huge federal govt operation to deliver down some of the most feared males within the world.

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