A Wanted Man (Jack Reacher #17)

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Author
Lee Child
Publisher
Random House
Genre
Thriller
Released
30 August, 2012

A Wanted Man (Jack Reacher #17)

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    Synopsis

    When you're as big and rough as Jack Reacher - and you have a badly set, freshly busted nose - it isn't easy to hitch a ride. At last, he's picked up by three strangers - two men and a woman.Within minutes it becomes clear they're all lying about everything - and there's a police roadblock ahead. There has been an incident, and the cops are looking for the bad guys ...Will they get through because the three are innocent? Or because the three are now four? Is Reacher just a decoy?''Child is a superb craftsman of suspense.'' Entertainment Weekly"Lee Child's genius in 17 novels has been to create a tough guy hero that men will envy and women will adore."  Daily Express"Pure escapism...He has redefined the thriller for the 21st century ... stunningly good."  Henry Sutton, Daily Mirror"Smart, breathless...more ingenious than other Reacher books have been about the underground activities Reacher is thwarting." - Janet Maslin, New York Times"With Child, you can always count on furious action - and a damned good time." Miami Herald 
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    About the author

    Lee Child

    Lee Child is one of the world’s leading thriller writers. He was born in Coventry, raised in Birmingham, and now lives in New York. It is said one of his novels featuring his hero Jack Reacher is sold somewhere in the world every nine seconds. His books consistently achieve the number-one slot on bestseller lists around the world and have sold over one hundred million copies. Lee is the recipient of many awards, most recently Author of the Year at the 2019 British Book Awards. He was appointed CBE in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours.

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