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David Benioff - Author


David Benioff was born and raised in New York City. An author and screenwriter, he adapted his first novel, The 25th Hour, into the screenplay for Spike Lee's popular feature film of the same name.

His short story collection When the Nines Rolled Over received critical acclaim. Stories from the collection have appeared in Best New American Voices and The Best Nonrequired American Reading.

He is also the author of the screenplays for the films Troy, Stay, X-Men Origins: Wolverine and The Kite Runner.

City of Thieves is his second novel.

David Benioff lives in Los Angeles and New York City.

If you like David Benioff you might also like to read books by Bernhard Schlink, Francis Cottram and Tom Rob Smith.

Featured Books, with extracts, by David Benioff

City of Thieves by David Benioff
City of Thieves
David Benioff
A tale of an unlikely friendship bent on a seemingly impossible task performed to gain their freedom. We are in the Siege of Leningrad, the city is starving and our two heroes must find a dozen eggs so the NKUD...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2009

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