By David Fisher, Joseph D. Pistone, Bill Bonanno
* Chain-smoking Mickey Fists isn't yes if he's an "addict" or an "attic."
* The Freemont street Social membership is on Elizabeth highway in Little Italy. So are the simplest wiretaps FBI cash can buy.
* thin Al weighed 320 kilos and lived lifestyles to the fullest...until somebody burned out his eardrums and shot his physique packed with holes.
Hundreds of writers have attempted to seize existence contained in the mob, yet not anyone has ever had the interior entry to put in writing a ebook like this one. Drawing at the firsthand adventure of former undercover FBI agent Joe Pistone-aka Donnie Brasco-as good as former Mafia prince invoice Bonanno, the nice men straddles each side of the legislation, races relentlessly in the course of the long island urban underworld, and crackles with characters and moments so shiny they are going to by no means allow you to go.
At Columbia collage, a professor of Russian literature has long past lacking. a couple of miles and light-years away, Little Eddie LaRocca and Bobby San Filippo are at the move-dealing in every thing from hot-sheet resorts to bootleg Fuji movie. whilst the hoods are despatched to discover the professor, they discover that somebody else is calling, too. attractive FBI agent Laura Russo is making her preppy partner's head spin. She understands the lacking guy is important-and someway attached to a contemporary mob hit. whereas Eddie and Bobby are struggling with their approach via grotesque deeds and lovely coeds, those feds will prepare dinner up a few enterprise in their personal, turning a bit war of words between criminals into an all-out war...
Capturing the equipped crime global of the go-go '80s, Pistone and Bonanno's exclusive collaboration is undesirable to the bone-and as marvelously genuine because it will get.