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By Stuart Woods

While poison-pen columnist Amanda Dart herself turns into the sufferer of an nameless gossipmonger, she enlists assistance from big apple P.I. Stone Barrington to discover the wrongdoer, a person out to show the peccadilloes of different influential gossip columnists, to boot. 150,000 first printing. $275,000 ad/promo.

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Her staff of three, at their desks five minutes before her always precise nine o’clock arrival, leapt to their feet as one, welcoming her back and complimenting her on how tanned and rested she looked. She shook each of their hands, received their compliments, and sent them back to their desks, save her secretary, the trusty Martha, who had been with her for her entire career as a columnist. ” Martha asked, holding up a batch of yellow slips. “Not yet,” Amanda replied, slipping behind her little French desk.

He leafed idly through it, making mental notes, one of them to fire the magazine’s art director. He wasn’t seeing enough tits in the book these days, and the man had ignored his request for more. Presently, the car stopped at an entrance to Central Park on Fifth Avenue in the sixties. Hickock opened his own door. ” He knew from experience exactly how long this would take. The car pulled away; Hickock crossed Fifth Avenue and walked briskly to an elegantly restored townhouse apartment building, using his key to open the downstairs door.

Amanda screamed, shaking a fist at the lights. Henry sat frozen, dumbfounded. ” the man’s voice shouted. Amanda picked up a heavy clock from the bedside table and threw it at the light as Henry suddenly came to life. He started toward the intruders, but the bedroom doors were slammed in his face. He threw his shoulder against them, then howled in pain. Amanda did what she most wanted to do in the world: she screamed. An hour later, fully dressed but still trembling, Amanda fled the hotel, got into the back of the Cadillac, and was driven home.

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