This is a mystery thriller novel that takes place in the city of Boston Massachusetts.
Henry Hale turned 18 years old yesterday. He has been fighting for his life ever since. He has a gang of teenagers and kids chasing him down Washington Avenue in Chelsea Massachusetts. He needs to get over the Tobin Bridge to escape into a different part of the city.
Henry runs deeper into the city of Boston to try to get away. He needs to learn to adapt to his new surroundings in a different part of the city. He meets up with a new group of teenagers that challenge him to become the leader of their group. The other groups of teenagers who hang around the other statues are identified. The different groups of teenagers have been fighting amongst each other all summer long. The tournament in the Public Garden will resolve all the disputes between the groups of teenagers. The tournament will begin the night the Boston Police go on strike.