Doing Hard Time
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Doing Hard Time

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Stone Barrington allies with a former foe when his west coast vacation turns into a dangerous situation in this riveting novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series. When Stone Barrington embarks on a trip to Bel-Air to check in on some business and personal concerns, he expects a relaxing break from the fast pace and mean streets of New York. But trouble never takes a vacation, and it has a way of finding Stone. A case that had seemingly been resolved has returned in full force--with lethal results. And this deadly situation makes for strange bedfellows when Stone finds himself teamed with the least likely ally: former CIA operative Teddy Fay--a gentleman of unique abilities who specializes in flying below the radar and above the law...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 392 pages
  • 109 x 188 x 23mm | 227g
  • English
  • 0451466861
  • 9780451466860
  • 437,236

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Praise for Doing Hard Time

"The nonstop action is certain to keep fans turning pages."-Kirkus Reviews

"Longtime Woods fans who have seen Teddy [Fay] evolve from a villain to something of a lovable antihero will enjoy watching the former enemies work together in this exciting yarn. Is this the beginning of a beautiful partnership? Let's hope so."-Booklist

"Stone-wealthy, handsome, and suave-displays a father's ruthless streak...while Fay brings a welcome gritty edge to this crowd-pleasing series."-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)
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Praise for Doing Hard Time

"The nonstop action is certain to keep fans turning pages."--Kirkus Reviews "Longtime Woods fans who have seen Teddy [Fay] evolve from a villain to something of a lovable antihero will enjoy watching the former enemies work together in this exciting yarn. Is this the beginning of a beautiful partnership? Let's hope so."--Booklist "Stone--wealthy, handsome, and suave--displays a father's ruthless streak...while Fay brings a welcome gritty edge to this crowd-pleasing series."--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)
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About Stuart Woods

Stuart Woods is the author of more than sixty novels, including the #1 New York Times bestselling Stone Barrington 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 Florida, Maine, and New Mexico.
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4,554 ratings
3.84 out of 5 stars
5 29% (1,314)
4 37% (1,667)
3 27% (1,208)
2 6% (272)
1 2% (93)
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