By David Benioff
The impressive debut novel from the seriously acclaimed writer of City of Thieves and When the Nines Roll Over and the co-creator of the HBO series Game of Thrones, adapted as a function movie through Spike Lee starring Edward Norton and Philip Seymour Hoffman
"Novels like The twenty fifth Hour do not fall out of bushes on a daily basis. The tone is darkish and extreme; its stylish type is minimize at the uncooked part; and the characters come from areas we have all been." -The big apple Times
All Monty Brogan ever rather sought after while he grew up was once to be a fireman. Now he is approximately to begin a seven-year stretch within the federal penal complex for drug dealing. With simply twenty-four hours of freedom to move, he prowls town together with his female friend and his most sensible neighbors from excessive school-a high-flying bond dealer and an idealistic instructor. because the mins count number down, Monty seizes one final probability to stack the chances in his prefer.
Hurtling from the money pits of Wall road to Manhattan's downtown front room and membership scene, from the enclaves of the Russian mob to the outdated immigrant neighborhoods, The twenty fifth Hour conjures up the pulsing rhythms and diamond-hard edges of a urban within the uncooked, illusory hours among hour of darkness and sunrise. A taut and captivating story of an city purgatory suspended among the crime and the punishment, The twenty fifth Hour is an immense participant in modern noir fiction from the writer of the bestselling novel City of Thieves and the quick tale assortment When the Nines Roll Over.