New York Dead - Stone Barrington, Bk 1 Author:Stuart Woods Everyone is always telling Stone Barrington that he is too smart to be a cop, but it's pure luck that places him on the streets in the dead of night, just in time to witness the horrifying incident that turns his life inside out. — Suddenly he is on the front page of every New York newspaper, and his life is hopelessly entwined in the increas... more »ingly shocking life and perhaps death of Sasha Nijinsky, the country's hottest and most beautiful television anchorwoman.
The pressures from the press are exceeded only by those from the NYPD brass and city hall. No matter where he turns, the case is waiting for him, haunting his nights and turning his days into a living hell. Stone finds himself caught in a perilous web of unspeakable crimes, dangerous friends and sexual depravity that has throughout it one common thread: Sasha« less