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Desperate Measures

Authors: Woods, Stuart
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC030000, FIC031000, FIC002000
ISBN: 9781101667156, Related ISBNs: 0525643141, 052564315X, 0525643168, 0525643176, 0735219222
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 320,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Stone Barrington faces down danger on New York's mean streets in the latest thriller from perennial fan favorite Stuart Woods.

Upon returning to the states from a European jaunt, Stone Barrington makes the acquaintance of a stunning woman who seems like she could be an ideal candidate to meet some of his professional--and personal--needs. Before long, though, Stone is put to the task of protecting his new hire when New York City is rocked by a series of disturbing crimes, and it looks as if she might be the next target.

In the city that never sleeps there's always a plot being hatched, and the only recourse is constant vigilance and a bit of luck. But if those defensive systems fail, Stone will have to go head-to-head against some of the most dastardly scum he's ever faced . . .
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