A Stone for Danny Fisher Author:Harold Robbins The violent world of Danny Fisher! — Danny Fisher grew up on New York's lower East Side, an ugly, merciless slum of switchblades and bare fists, prostitutes and mobsters. Danny learned about his world from girls like Ronnie, who had sold her body and her pride; from cheap, ruthless crooks like Maxie Fields, and from an ex=pug named Sam who wante... more »d to make Danny a Golden Gloves champ. And in a shadowy tenement doorway Danny also found a passionate beauty in the arms of Nellie, the girl he loved.
Deep inside, Danny was a good boy driven to dishonesty by poverty and ambition. He wanted money! He wanted power! And like so many of his kind, Danny knew only one law-"Take what you want!"« less