A new city brings new life to Stone Barrington as Stuart Woods's bestselling series continues... After a shocking loss, Stone Barrington is at loose ends, unsure if he wants to stay in New York and continue his work as a partner at Woodman and Weld. It comes as a welcome relief when he's summoned to Washington, D.C., by President Will Lee. The President has a special operation that calls for Stone's unique skill set, and it's a mission that will reunite him with his former partner in bed and in crime, Holly Barker.
"A world-class mystery writer...I try to put Woods's books down and I can't."- Houston Chronicle "Woods's Stone Barrington is a guilty pleasure...he's also an addiction that's harder to kick than heroin."- Contra Costa Times (California)