Someone wants to crash Stone Barrington's party in this New York Times bestseller in Stuart Woods's thrilling series. Stone Barrington is in Bel-Air, overseeing the grand opening of the ultra-luxe hotel, The Arrington, built on the grounds of the mansion belonging to his late wife, Arrington Carter. The star-studded gala will be attended by socialites, royalty, and billionaires from overseas...and according to phone conversations intercepted by the NSA, it may also have attracted the attention of international terrorists. To ensure the safety of his guests-and the city of Los Angeles-Stone may have to call in a few favors from his friends at the CIA...
Praise for Severe Clear "Boasts an all-star lineup...Woods expertly mixes familiar ingredients to produce an intoxicating cocktail that goes down easily."-Publishers Weekly More Praise for Stuart Woods "Stuart Woods is a no-nonsense, slam-bang storyteller."-Chicago Tribune "A world-class mystery writer...I try to put Woods's books down and I can't."-Houston Chronicle "Mr. Woods, like his characters, has an appealing way of making things nice and clear."-The New York Times "Woods certainly knows how to keep the pages turning."-Booklist "Since 1981, readers have not been able to get their fill of Stuart Woods' New York Times bestselling novels of suspense."-Orlando Sentinel "Woods's Stone Barrington is a guilty pleasure...he's also an addiction that's harder to kick than heroin."-Contra Costa Times (California)
Stuart Woods is the author of fifty-seven novels, including the New York Times bestselling Stone Barrington and Holly Barker series. He is a native of Georgia and began his writing career in the advertising industry. Chiefs, his debut in 1981, won the Edgar Award. An avid sailor and pilot, Woods lives in New York City, Florida, and Maine.