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Fast and Loose Audiobook

Fast and Loose

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Publisher's Summary

In the latest thriller from number one New York Times best-selling author Stuart Woods, Stone Barrington's newest foe has a short fuse...and it's just been lit.

Stone Barrington is enjoying a boating excursion off the Maine coast when a chance encounter leaves him somewhat the worse for wear. Always able to find the silver lining in even the unhappiest circumstances, Stone is pleased to discover that the authors of his misfortune are, in fact, members of a prestigious family who present a unique business opportunity and who require a man of Stone's skills to overcome a sticky situation of their own.

The acquaintance is fortuitous indeed, for as it turns out, Stone and his new friends have an enemy in common. He's the sort of man who prefers force to finesse and who regards any professional defeat as a personal and intolerable insult. And when Stone's sly cunning collides with his adversary's hair-trigger temper, the results are sure to be explosive.

©2017 Stuart Woods (P)2017 Penguin Audio

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    James FRANKLIN, WI, United States 04-20-17
    James FRANKLIN, WI, United States 04-20-17 Member Since 2012
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    Fans will have to listen to the continuing adventures of Stone, the luckiest man alive, except for long term relationships with women, Dino is really his longest term relationship. The episode is pretty good, lots of action, better than some of the more recent episodes. And many thanks to the publishers for keeping the same narrator for the whole series. I like the narrator, but whether you like him or not, he has become the voice of the characters in my head. I hope they never change.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Tngal 05-17-17
    Tngal 05-17-17
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    "Staggeringly boring"

    I am now convinced that Woods is no longer writing these books. The characters are without appeal, the dialogue stultifying...... and there is no sign of humor.i

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    Amazon Customer 05-15-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Amazing"

    I love Stuart woods and Stone never let me down. Amazing book!!! Keeper for me.

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    Martha 05-06-17
    Martha 05-06-17
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    "What a Life!"

    As usual, Stone knows a lot of people and lives life large. I love living life vicariously through Stone and friends. Just the right balance on this one. Enjoyed the ride!

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    DawgFan 05-04-17
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    "A little more loose"

    I enjoy this author's work and this novel as well.
    This one jumped a little more from storyline to storyline but all in all an enjoyable novel.

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    S.Bartron-Miscione 05-02-17 Member Since 2012
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    "Old Style Detective Story"

    It seems like this book was written for the same audience that enjoyed the genre in the fifties - even the voices! It was well done, but I have moved on and found it only mildly interesting, NOT a thriller

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    drew kouba 04-28-17
    drew kouba 04-28-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Horrible narration"

    Narrator must've went to lowest bidder. All the characters sound alike except Dino, Dino sounds like a 90 year old woman who's smoked all her life.

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    Patricia 04-27-17
    Patricia 04-27-17 Member Since 2016
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    "too over the top"

    it's getting a little too much with too many bombs and killings. over the top.

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    Marcia Lenusky 04-20-17 Member Since 2016
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    I tried and tried to finish this book. Finally at just a little over 20 minutes
    left I quit!
    I love Stuart Woods and I believe this is the first S. W. books I ever sent back.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful

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