Now I have the entire series and wish I had read them sequentially. Soon, he is traced by another member who informs him that someone is trying to kill all the members of this former team. Army tracks Reacher down to investigate into the matter, because Reacher is the only one who can do it. When Penney unknowingly becomes a fugitive after he accidentally burns down two neighbours' houses in the course of deliberately burning down his own in an act of frustration after being fired , Reacher helps Penney obtain a new identity so he can start a new life. When he comes out, he's going to kill her. The short stories have Second Son Reacher is 13 and High Heat Reacher is 16.
In the end Jack Reacher literally commits murder, cold blooded, premeditated murder. Then Reacher finds the guy beaten to death with his fingertips sliced off. Although Tom does have the perfect voice for Jack. The Enemy is the other flashback Jack Reacher novel and although I enjoyed it, it is a bit dry. The short story Second Son takes place when Reacher is 13 years old in 1974, and the short story High Heat takes place in 1977 when Reacher is almost 17. He just doesn't like people who put it to wrongs.
It is also the very first Jack Reacher book I read. Both were forced to resign from the service. I always look to read book series in the order they were published. Then Reacher finds the guy beaten to death with his fingertips sliced off. He also appears in The Enemy and The Affair, and through his funeral in Tripwire. It was the kind of kick that would have sent a football out of the stadium and into the parking lot.
Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter. A Reacher who imposes army discipline. Regular references are made to the fact that Reacher's given name is Jack, which is not a nickname for John, and that he has no middle name. I read every one as soon as it appears. He also talks about the character of Reacher himself and choosing locations he uses in his books… and much more.
It involves a general being murdered, and Reacher being sent on the case. I have only just started reading these books and like the rest, i find them hard to put down! Lane runs a highly illegal soldiers-for-hire operation. This story was published in on 6 June 2009. In Child's latest book, A Wanted Man, Reacher worries that the will lead to all sorts of 'national security bullshit. Jack Reacher, alone, strolling nowhere. Reacher and Turner set out on a journey; Turner in hopes of clearing her name and Reacher to prove the charges fraudulent or if true then atone for them.
But sometimes trouble looks for him. I then went back to the beginning and listened to them all by publishing date and then in chronological order. Cruising the same stretch of two-lane blacktop is pretty Carmen Greer. The are centred around the character of Jack Reacher, a former Major in the United States Army Military Police Corps, who retired at the age of 36 to lead a more nomadic existence travelling the United States of America. And she said she loved the Jack Reacher series, by Lee Child. Prior to the book coming out too, the rumour was that the 61 hours was a countdown to Reachers death.
Lane hires Reacher to find his family and rescue them. A young woman, struggling on crutches. His briefcase which had some important documents goes missing, and a few hours later, the general's wife who is hundreds of miles away is found dead. I am up to 17 now so chronological meets published. Jack Reacher is alone, the way he likes it. Our silence was part of the ritual. What seems to be a mission of no potential danger, turns out to become more complex and dirty than expected by our hero.
Because a killer is coming to Bolton, a coldly proficient assassin who never misses. It is suspected that the details of this weapon are being leaked directly from the Capitol to unknown foreign arms dealers. He spends his days digging swimming pools by hand and his nights as the bouncer in the local strip club in the Florida Keys. Reacher, who never drinks coffee in the same place twice, decides to actually drink coffee in the same place twice. But vital details about the weapon are leaking from someone at the top of the federal government and probably into the hands of unidentified foreign.