Stone Cold

Stone Cold

A Jesse Stone Novel

Book - 2003
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Paradise, Massachusetts, police chief Jesse Stone returns, tracking the path of a pair of thrill killers. Investigating a serial killer in an affluent suburban town is difficult, and dangerous, and with the added pressures from the town selectmen and the media, the heat is turned up on Jesse. He's spending too much time with the bottle-and with his ex-wife-neither of which helps him, or the case. And the harder these outside forces push against him, the more Jesse retreats into himself, convinced-despite all the odds-that it's up to him alone to stop the killing. As tough, clear-eyed, and sardonic as Jesse Stone himself, this is the Grand Master working at the peak of his powers.
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2003.
ISBN: 9780399150876
0399150870
Characteristics: 323 pages ;,24 cm.

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MellowGeneration
Sep 06, 2017

This is a real page turner; a quick read. The crisp and often funny banter in the dialogs is enjoyable. Reminds me of the detectives of bygone days such as Sam Spade. Good to read the Jesse Stone books starting from the first book in the series because you learn a little more about the regular characters as you go.

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Piemanthe3rd
Jul 20, 2014

The Jesse Stone novels are always an enjoyable read. Nothing ground breaking but fun and interesting. Always enjoy them.

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RichardPaul
May 03, 2012

STONE COLD ---- by Robert B. Parker c - 2003 (Jesse Stone Novel) ---- This is a good read, I'm liking this story line more and more. ---- Enjoy! ---- RichardPaul

joehanna45 Oct 25, 2011

Reading this novel for the second time. The Autyhor's charcters are priceless.

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rwcobur
Sep 30, 2011

Author is very adept at portraying the lead characters dry sense of humour. I laughed out loud at some of it.

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May 03, 2012

RichardPaul thinks this title is suitable for 18 years and over

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