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New York Dead / Dead in the Water (Stone Barrington #1, 3)

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Now two previously published thrillers by the acknowledged master of twisting plots and unrelenting suspense have been combined in a single volume—a pair of critically acclaimed page-turners featuring his tough, complex, and immensely popular hero, Stone Barrington.

New York Dead

NYPD Detective Stone Barrington's investigation into a beautiful TV anchorwoman's twelve-story p
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Paperback, Omnibus, 768 pages
Published January 30th 2007 by William Morrow Paperbacks
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Sarah
Aug 23, 2009 rated it it was ok
I read "New York Dead" waiting for a delayed flight home this week, and finished it on the plane (only a 2 hour flight), and started "Dead in the Water" that flight as well. I read the second book in earnest that Friday night. While the first one was predictable but enjoyable, the second one got a bit much for me. While not entirely predictable (I'll admit, I didn't have it figured out in the first 50 pages!), Stone always gets had. Always. Really Stone, really?

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Judy Green
Oct 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
New York Dead: read 10/03/17 UNC+
Dead in the Water: read 10/4/17 UNC++
Will
Jun 09, 2013 rated it really liked it
1st Stone Barrington novel as he leaves NYPD. Stone Barrington recovers from a gunshot wound to the knee, and walking home from Elaine's witnesses Sasha Nijinsky falling 12 stories to her apparent death. Stone is assigned the case by the 19th Precinct and runs afoul of City Hall when he can't quickly close the case. He is summarily medically retired and meets the super hot Cary Hilliard while interviewing persons of interest in the case. In short order Stone takes the bar exam, begins refinishin ...more
Phillip III
Dec 15, 2015 rated it really liked it
Read this a long time ago. Long before Goodreads. And wanted to add it to my "Read" collection. Best I recall -- Loved it!
John Lagrone
Nice light reading
Claude
Nov 18, 2013 rated it really liked it
fun book look forward to reading more from this author
Donna Davis
Dec 27, 2013 rated it liked it
Not too bad of a book, it did keep your interest..
Barbara
Mar 01, 2008 rated it really liked it
This s tory keeps moving. I love the main caracter Stone Barrington.
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I love all of stuart woods book, I have read a lot of them over the last couple of years. I usually can not wait to read everyday and stay up late at night reading his books.
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