Unintended Consequences: A Stone Barrington Novel
Stone Barrington unearths intrigue out of the country within the sensational mystery from New York Times bestselling writer Stuart Woods.
Stone Barrington isn't any stranger to schemes and deceptions of all stripes—as an legal professional for the foremost white-shoe legislation enterprise Woodman & Weld, he’s visible greater than his share.
But while he travels to Europe lower than hugely strange situations, Stone unearths himself on the heart of puzzle that's so much strange, even via his criteria. unforeseen invites could be the first clues in an complex puzzle that may lead Stone deep into the rarified global of eu ultrawealth and privilege, the place billionaires rub elbows with spies, insider wisdom is traded at a excessive top rate, and homicide is rarely too excessive a cost to pay for a wanted finish…
He’s the Warren Buffett of France.” “Well, solid for him.” “He’s virtually unknown within the States, yet . . .” She checked out him. Stone’s forehead used to be screwed up. “You remembered anything, didn’t you?” She leaned ahead. “What?” “Unknown within the States,” Stone acknowledged. “That jewelry a bell, yet I can’t be mindful the place I’ve heard that. How may possibly a person that wealthy be virtually unknown within the States?” “He’s a creature of France. He’d be identified in sure circles in London or Milan, yet I don’t.
Emergency?” “Did you and that i meet with a Frenchman named Marcel duBois?” “What, you don’t remember?” Stone gave the briefest attainable rationalization of why he didn’t keep in mind. “And how a lot time did you lose?” “About 4 days, beginning after Dino’s marriage ceremony. invoice, why am I in Paris?” “Because duBois invited you, schmuck.” “Why didn’t he invite you?” “Because he wishes The Arrington.” “Wants it? What do you mean?” “He stayed there for a number of days while he used to be.
brief discover. He’ll be returning to the States shortly.” “I am on hand in any respect times,” duBois stated. “Perhaps i will achieve him now.” “Please do.” “Excuse me for a moment.” Stone rose and walked to a nook of the room and received out his mobile phone. He referred to as the quantity that Lance had programmed into the recent cellphone. “Yes?” Lance acknowledged. “It’s Stone.” “Good day.” “Good day. do you want to fulfill Marcel duBois?” “Yes! When?” “In an hour?” “Yes, good!” Stone.
brief realize. He’ll be returning to the States shortly.” “I am to be had in any respect times,” duBois acknowledged. “Perhaps i will succeed in him now.” “Please do.” “Excuse me for a moment.” Stone rose and walked to a nook of the room and received out his cellphone. He referred to as the quantity that Lance had programmed into the hot telephone. “Yes?” Lance stated. “It’s Stone.” “Good day.” “Good day. do you want to satisfy Marcel duBois?” “Yes! When?” “In an hour?” “Yes, good!” Stone.
Chairs! I couldn’t think it!” “I don’t think it now,” Dino acknowledged. “We don’t have a eating room.” “We may have, and they’ve agreed to bring after we circulate in.” “Where are you looking?” Stone requested. “Upper East Side,” Viv answered. “I’ve already visible a dozen areas. Dino has obvious two.” “I paintings for a living,” Dino stated. “I paintings for a residing, too,” Viv stated. “He simply doesn’t just like the inspiration of moving.” “I like my place.” “It was once a good bachelor condo, Dino, yet.