By David Benioff
"Novels like The twenty fifth Hour don't fall out of bushes on a daily basis. The tone is darkish and excessive; its dependent type is minimize at the uncooked facet; and the characters come from locations we've all been." -The long island Times
All Monty Brogan ever rather sought after whilst he grew up was once to be a fireman. Now he's approximately to begin a seven-year stretch within the federal detention center for drug dealing. With simply twenty-four hours of freedom to head, he prowls town along with his female friend and his most sensible associates from excessive school-a high-flying bond dealer and an idealistic instructor. because the mins count number down, Monty seizes one final likelihood to stack the percentages in his desire.
Hurtling from the cash pits of Wall road to Manhattan's downtown living room and membership scene, from the enclaves of the Russian mob to the outdated immigrant neighborhoods, The twenty fifth Hour inspires the pulsing rhythms and diamond-hard edges of a urban within the uncooked, illusory hours among hour of darkness and sunrise. A taut and spell binding story of an city purgatory suspended among the crime and the punishment, The twenty fifth Hour is an important participant in modern noir fiction from the writer of the bestselling novel City of Thieves and the fast tale assortment When the Nines Roll Over.