Stone Barrington is left hanging in a financial windfall in the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Stuart Woods.
Stone Barrington is enjoying his usual dinner at Elaine's when his boss at Woodman & Weld, the law firm where Stone is "of counsel," walks in, sits down, and hands Stone a check for one million dollars. It seems Stone's undercover dealings with MI6 have brought in a big new client for the firm, and they're willing to pay Stone a huge bonus and put him on a partnership track. But almost as soon as he's taken the deal, Stone gets wind of an impending scandal that might torpedo his big promotion: It seems the lucrative new client he's introduced to the firm might be a devil in disguise. . . .