The Whites: A Novel

The Whites: A Novel

Richard Price, Harry Brandt


“A masterpiece, to face with such previous expense classics as Clockers and Lush Life . . . [The Whites has] a compelling plot, but the genuine pleasure of the ebook lies web page via web page, line by means of line, in its exceptional characterizations, wealthy element, unending surprises, crackling discussion, [and] absurdist humor.” ―The Washington Post

Back within the Nineteen Nineties, whilst Billy Graves labored within the South Bronx as a part of an anti-crime unit often called the Wild ducks, he made headlines via by chance capturing a ten-year-old boy whereas preventing an angel-dusted berserker on the street. Branded as a cowboy, Billy spent years in a single dead-end posting after one other. Now in his early forties, he's a sergeant in ny evening Watch, a crew of detectives that responds to all felonies from Wall highway to Harlem among one a.m. and 8 a.m.

Billy’s paintings is generally regimen, but if evening Watch is termed to the 4 a.m. deadly slashing of a guy in Penn Station, his research strikes past the standard handoff to the day shift. And whilst he discovers that the sufferer used to be a suspect in an unsolved murder―a brutal case with connections to the previous contributors of the Wild Geese―the undesirable outdated days are again in Billy’s existence with a vengeance.

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