New York lawyer-turned-investigator Stone Barrington returns in Stuart Woods' 18th suspense tale--this time to clear his name. A dark cloud of suspicion looms over the charming hero when his date, his secretary, and his neighbor are all murdered within 24 hours of one another. As the D.A. homes in, Stone enlists the help of his best friend and NYPD lieutenant, Dino. So begins Stone's treacherous search through the glitz and gore of Manhattan for a lady-killer. Can Stone exonerate himself and catch the murderer before another woman he cares about dies?