Independent Authors Team Up for

The Writing for Water team is committed to bringing clean water to communities worldwide by donating to from book sales
By: author Carmen Aamto
ROME, N.Y. - March 3, 2014 - PRLog -- Throughout 2014, independent authors have joined together to create the Writing for Water team, pledging a share of their earnings to, the charity co-founded by Matt Damon and Pete White to bring clean water and decent santitation to communities worldwide. Different authors will participate throughout the year by donating either a fixed amount or a percentage of earnings for selected months. International mystery author Carmen Amato will track the Writing for Water team's progress in the monthly Water Diaries at

Current Writing for Water team members range from mystery series authors to a writer whose debut novel paints a disturbing picture of a dystopian Canada with a water supply all but destroyed by fracking. All authors' books are available at Amazon. The current list of Writing for Water authors and titles includes:

Sharon Lee Johnson: Arkansas-based author Sharon Lee Johnson writes fun, entertaining stories across genres from traditional romance to paranormal romances to YA zombie tales. The women in her stories are strong and determined women who discover their destiny in this life. Featured title: ZOMBIE ZOO

Norm Hamilton: Canadian author and photographer Norm Hamilton's debut novel is a compelling story about a dystopian Canada created by unrestricted gas fracking and irresponsible mining techniques. The novel throws new light on today's concerns about the future of our environment. Norm's other book will help hone your digital photography skills. Featured titles: FROM THINE OWN WELL, THE DIGITAL EYE

Jerold Last: This California author of The Roger and Suzanne Mysteries incorporates a clever cast of characters and exotic locations to keep his growing fan base guessing whodunnit. From Uruguay to Chile to California, the books provide local color and a menu of regional specialty foods to die for. Featured titles: THE DEADLY DOG SHOW, THE MATADOR MURDERS, THE AMBIVALENT CORPSE, THE SURREAL KILLER, FIVE QUICKIES FOR ROGER AND SUZANNE

Carmen Amato: Originally from New York, Carmen Amato's experiences living in Mexico and Central America drive the authenticity and drama of her thriller and mystery novels. Her Emilia Cruz series pits the first and only female detective on the Acapulco police force against Mexico's drug war and culture of machismo. See why Amazon Hall of Fame reviewer Grady Harp wrote: "For pure entertainment and a gripping story likely resulting in nail biting, read Carmen Amato's addictive prose. She knows this territory like a jaguar!" Featured titles: CLIFF DIVER: An Emilia Cruz Novel, HAT DANCE: An Emilia Cruz Novel, MADE IN ACAPULCO: The Emilia Cruz Stories, THE HIDDEN LIGHT OF MEXICO CITY

For futher information about the Writing for Water team of authors, please contact Carmen Amato via email:

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