By Stuart Woods
Stone Barrington returns during this action-packed mystery from the number 1 New York Times bestselling author.
It’s a time of unforeseen swap for Stone Barrington. a up to date enterprise has accomplished a superb victory, yet is instantly confronted with a brand new problem: an underhanded foe who’s made up our minds to wreak havoc at any expense. in the meantime, whilst Stone reveals himself chargeable for allotting the property of a revered buddy and mentor, the method reveals secrets and techniques that variety from in basic terms spectacular to outright alarming. And while a deadly good looks from Stone’s earlier resurfaces, there’s no telling what chaos will persist with in her wake…
Ever a grasp of conserving cool stressed, Stone may need his paintings reduce out for him this time…because while grand goals collide with felony dispositions, the consequences will be extra lethal than he can have expected.
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Any information out of your touch? ” “I’ll inform you approximately it over dinner,” she stated. “For now, let’s simply drink. ” They settled right into a banquette at Patroon and ordered their moment drink. “All right,” Stone acknowledged, “tell me approximately Deep . . . What do you name him? ” “I don’t know—Deep Tonsils? ” Stone laughed. “Let’s simply name him the resource. ” “That’ll do. Then we’ll by no means be heard pointing out his identify. ” “Right, we can’t do this in public. The resource and that i had one other assembly, comparable position. The antiques store is owned by means of a chum of his—probably a good buddy. They do make a good-looking couple. ” “Is it an exceptional store? ” “It’s outstanding. I’ve already obtained a few issues, and i've my eye on an honest-to-God Tiffany lamp, which I can’t come up with the money for on my wage. ” “And what did the resource need to say? ” “He introduced me a typed-up reproduction of his notes from the 1st assembly, and a listing of each person current. ” “Well, that might upload credence on your tale whilst it runs. whilst will it run? ” “There is now a staff, in Washington, in long island, operating a fine-toothed comb during the information, which isn't as effortless because it sounds. for example, we’re attempting to identify that each individual there has been now not truly elsewhere, and we need to do this with out asking the individual or his or her employees. It’s demanding. ” “Have you constructed one other resource who used to be on the assembly? ” “That’s even tougher. each of them is a rock-ribbed correct winger, and none of them is vulnerable to be interviewed via that fab devil, the days, until it’s to defame the president or the president-elect. despite the fact that, I’ve gotten chummy with that awesome blond congresswoman from Georgia, Mimi Meriwether. She’s a primary cousin to Senator Sam Meriwether, whom you recognize. ” “I do, and it’s tough to visualize cousin of Sam’s may be encamped at the correct. the place did she get it wrong? ” “Runs within the family members. Her father and his brother, Sam’s father, have been either Dixiecrats of their day. It’s Sam who’s the black sheep of the relatives, now not Mimi. nonetheless, she’s a truly shrewdpermanent woman, no matter if she does make a few actually silly public comments. i've got wish for her. ” “It sounds as if successful her over is a huge jump, in particular given your closing date. You do have a cut-off date, don’t you? ” “Not but, and Mimi is the explanation I don’t. She’s coming to dinner at my residence the next day to come evening, and I’ve invited her early for a drink, in order that we will have a quiet chat. I’m uncertain she’ll cop to having agreed to oppose Kate Lee on every little thing, ahead of she understands what every little thing is. ” “Did you recognize that the Republicans have a heritage of that kind of obstruction, going again approximately a century? ” “I didn't recognize that. Enlighten me. ” “It’s coated in Scott Berg’s biography of Woodrow Wilson, which i like to recommend to you. Wilson went to Paris two times to move up the negotiations for what turned the Treaty of Versailles, which might formally finish global battle One. ” “That, I knew. ” “Wilson’s archenemy, Senator Henry Cabot inn Senior, held a mystery assembly of vital Republicans, who agreed to oppose the treaty whilst Wilson introduced it home—no subject what the phrases have been.