Family Jewels

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698195073
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington is back and better than ever in the newest thriller from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author. Stone Barrington’s newest client seems to be a magnet for trouble. A poised lady of considerable wealth, she’s looking for help discouraging the attentions of a tenacious gentleman. But no sooner does Stone fend off the party in question than his client becomes involved in two lethal crimes. With suspects aplenty, Stone must probe deep into his client’s life to find the truth, and he discovers that the heart of the mystery may be a famous missing piece of history, a stunningly beautiful vestige of a bygone era. It’s a piece with a long and storied past and untold value . . . the kind of relic someone might kill to obtain. Among the upper crust nearly everyone has buried a skeleton or two, and it will take all of Stone’s investigative powers to determine whose secrets are harmless, and whose are deadly. From the Hardcover edition.

Family Jewels

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101664278
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington is back and better than ever in the newest thriller from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author. Stone Barrington’s newest client seems to be a magnet for trouble. A poised lady of considerable wealth, she’s looking for help discouraging the attentions of a tenacious gentleman. But no sooner does Stone fend off the party in question than his client becomes involved in two lethal crimes. With suspects aplenty, Stone must probe deep into his client’s life to find the truth, and he discovers that the heart of the mystery may be a famous missing piece of history, a stunningly beautiful vestige of a bygone era. It’s a piece with a long and storied past and untold value . . . the kind of relic someone might kill to obtain. Among the upper crust nearly everyone has buried a skeleton or two, and it will take all of Stone’s investigative powers to determine whose secrets are harmless, and whose are deadly. From the Hardcover edition.

Family Jewels

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399174698
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Fiction

"Stone Barrington is back and better than ever in the newest thriller from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author"--

Scandalous Behavior

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101664261
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington is back, in fine form, in the newest thriller from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author. After a series of nonstop adventures, Stone Barrington is eager for some peace and quiet in a rustic British setting. But no sooner does he land in England than he’s beset by an outrageous demand from a beautiful lady, and an offer he can’t refuse. Unfortunately, Stone quickly learns that his new acquisition comes with some undesired strings attached—namely, a deadly mystery involving the complex relationships of the local gentry, and a relentless adversary who raises the stakes with every encounter. Stone’s restful country vacation is looking like yet another troublesome situation, but with his tireless aplomb—and the help of a few friends—he is more than up to the challenge. From the Hardcover edition.

Dishonorable Intentions

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399573934
Release Date: 2016-06-07
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington gains an adversary that he can’t seem to shake in this electrifying adventure from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author. Stone Barrington’s latest lady friend is full of surprises, both good and ill. A sensual woman with unexpected desires, Stone finds her revelations in the boudoir extremely agreeable. But on the other hand, she also has some unfinished business with a temperamental man who believes Stone is an intolerable obstacle in the way of his goals. In a cat-and-mouse game that trails from sun-drenched Bel-Air to a peaceful European estate and gorgeous Santa Fe, Stone and his friend remain just one step ahead of their opponent. But their pursuer is not a man who can stand to be thwarted, and tensions are mounting...and may soon reach the boiling point.

Below the Belt

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399574184
Release Date: 2017-01-03
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington lands in hot water in the new adventure from the celebrated author of more than fifty New York Times–bestselling novels. Newly ensconced in his Santa Fe abode with a lovely female companion, Stone Barrington receives a call from an old friend requesting a delicate favor. A situation has arisen that could escalate into an explosive quagmire, and only someone with Stone’s stealth and subtlety can contain the damage. At the center of these events is an impressive gentleman whose star is on the rise, and who’d like to get Stone in his corner. He’s charming and ambitious and has friends in high places; the kind of man who seems to be a sure bet. But in the fickle circles of power, fortunes rise and fall on the turn of a dime, and it may turn out that Stone holds the key not just to one man’s fate, but to the fate of the nation. From the Hardcover edition.

Sex Lies Serious Money

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399573965
Release Date: 2016-10-25
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington takes on a client who gives him a run for his money in the newest heart-stopping thriller from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author. Fresh off the runway at Teterboro, Stone Barrington arrives home to find an unexpected new client on his doorstep, anxiously soliciting his help. But everything is not as it seems, when the client reveals the true nature—and value—of his recent turn of fortune. From luxury New York high-rises to the sprawling New Mexico desert, his client is pursued from all angles...and Stone quickly learns that easy money isn’t always so easy. From the Hardcover edition.

Carnal Curiosity

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101615898
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington is back in the extraordinary new adventure from New York Times bestselling author Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington seems to have a knack for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. When Manhattan’s elite are beset by a series of clever crimes—and Stone is a material witness—he and his former partner Dino Bacchetti find themselves drawn into the world of high-end security and fraud, where insider knowledge and access are limited to a privileged few, and the wealthy are made vulnerable by the very systems meant to keep them safe. As Stone and Dino delve deeper into their investigation, they learn that the mastermind behind the incidents may have some intimate ties to Stone…and that the biggest heist is still to come.

Swimming to Catalina

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061798320
Release Date: 2009-03-17
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington thought he'd heard the last of former girlfriend Arrington after she left him to marry Vance Calder, Hollywood's hottest star. The last thing Stone expected was a desperate call from Calder. Arrington has vanished, and her new fiancé wants Stone to come to LA and find her. In a town where the sharks drive Bentleys and no one can be trusted, Stone soon discovers he's drowning in a sea of empty clues that takes him from Bel Air to Malibu to Rodeo Drive. Running out of time and leads, he needs to keep his head above water and find Arrington fast, or end up swimming with the fishes himself.

Fast and Loose

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399574214
Release Date: 2017-04-18
Genre: Fiction

In the latest thriller from #1 New York Times–bestselling author Stuart Woods, Stone Barrington’s newest foe has a short fuse...and it’s just been lit. Stone Barrington is enjoying a boating excursion off the Maine coast when a chance encounter leaves him somewhat the worse for wear. Always able to find the silver lining in even the unhappiest circumstances, Stone is pleased to discover that the authors of his misfortune are, in fact, members of a prestigious family who present a unique business opportunity, and who require a man of Stone’s skills to overcome a sticky situation of their own. The acquaintance is fortuitous indeed, for as it turns out, Stone and his new friends have an enemy in common. He’s the sort of man who prefers force to finesse, and who regards any professional defeat as a personal and intolerable insult. And when Stone’s sly cunning collides with his adversary’s hair-trigger-temper, the results are sure to be explosive...

Standup Guy

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101615881
Release Date: 2014-01-07
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington is back in an edge-of-your-seat adventure in the New York Times bestselling series. After giving legal advice to his latest client, Stone Barrington thinks he’s done with the man. But it’s soon clear that Stone hasn’t seen the end of the case. Several people are keenly interested in this gentleman’s activities and how they may relate to a long-ago crime…and some of them will stop at nothing to find the information they desire. On a hunt that leads from Florida’s tropical beaches to the posh vacation homes of the Northeast, Stone finds himself walking a tightrope between ambitious authorities and seedy lowlifes who all have the same prize in their sights. In this cutthroat contest of wills, it’s winner-takes-all—and Stone will need every bit of his cunning and resourcefulness to be the last man standing. From the Paperback edition.

Quick Dirty

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735217140
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington returns in the action-packed new adventure.

Smooth Operator

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399185281
Release Date: 2016-08-02
Genre: Fiction

From #1 bestselling author Stuart Woods comes an extraordinary new series starring an old fan favorite: Teddy Fay. When President Kate Lee calls Stone Barrington to Washington on an urgent matter, it’s soon clear that a potentially disastrous situation requires the kind of help more delicate than even he can provide . . . and he knows just the right man for the job. Teddy Fay: ex-CIA, master of disguise, and a gentleman not known for abiding by legal niceties in the pursuit of his own brand of justice.

Unbound

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735217171
Release Date: 2018-01-02
Genre: Fiction

"Stone Barrington has wiggled his way out of some tricky situations before, but his latest adversary might pose the biggest threat he's ever faced. This time, it will take every bit of his shrewd cunning to come out on top." -- From Amazon.com.

L A Dead

Author: Stuart Woods
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0451204115
Release Date: 2001-09-01
Genre: Fiction

Stone Barrington, an ex-cop-turned-lawyer, becomes caught between a woman abandoned on the altar and another suspected of murder.