Another heartstopping page turner featuring Jack Reacher, hero of the new blockbuster movie starring Tom Cruise. Jack Reacher, adrift in the hellish heat of a Texas summer. Looking for a lift through the vast empty landscape. A woman stops, and offers a ride. She is young, rich and beautiful. But... show more
Another heartstopping page turner featuring Jack Reacher, hero of the new blockbuster movie starring Tom Cruise. Jack Reacher, adrift in the hellish heat of a Texas summer. Looking for a lift through the vast empty landscape. A woman stops, and offers a ride. She is young, rich and beautiful. But her husband's in jail. When he comes out, he's going to kill her. Her family's hostile, she can't trust the cops, and the lawyers won't help. She is entangled in a web of lies and prejudice, hatred and murder. Jack Reacher never could resist a lady in distress.
Publish date: April 1st 2002
Pages no: 574
Edition language: English
Series: Jack Reacher -6 (#5)
As always a great read/listen.
"Echo Burning" has Jack Reacher bouncing aimlessly around Texas, where his "Mess with me and you get what you get" attitude is in danger of getting him some jail time, when a beautiful, well-dressed latino woman in a posh car stops to give him a life, sells him her tale of woe and asks him to kill h...
I felt a bit guilty flipping Jack Reacher the one-star bird with the last book, but boy did it deserve it! Even Reacher knew his story sucked, and he became a grouchy douche in Running Blind. It made me realize, though, that Jack Reacher isn't very good at polite conversation. He's not the type of g...
I loved this one. It was suspenseful, it was interesting, I was invested in the story and I love Reacher. Very much, and only God knows why really. My only niggle was, I figured too much out too soon. BUt that's just me. All in all, I enjoyed it immensely and it brought me straight to book 6 after I...
Another excellent book by Lee Child. There are always twists that I never see until they are explained. I never know who the bad guy is. But you can be certain that the bad guy will get exactly what they deserve.