Killing Floor is the first book in the internationally popular series about Jack Reacher, hero of the new blockbuster movie starring Tom Cruise. It presents Reacher for the first time, as the tough ex-military cop of no fixed abode: a righter of wrongs, the perfect action hero. Jack Reacher jumps... show more
Killing Floor is the first book in the internationally popular series about Jack Reacher, hero of the new blockbuster movie starring Tom Cruise. It presents Reacher for the first time, as the tough ex-military cop of no fixed abode: a righter of wrongs, the perfect action hero. Jack Reacher jumps off a bus and walks fourteen miles down a country road into Margrave, Georgia. An arbitrary decision he's about to regret. Reacher is the only stranger in town on the day they have had their first homicide in thirty years.The cops arrest Reacher and the police chief turns eyewitness to place him at the scene. As nasty secrets leak out, and the body count mounts, one thing is for sure. They picked the wrong guy to take the fall.
Publish date: November 30th 2004
Publisher: Berkley Trade
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
Series: Jack Reacher -6 (#1)
I decided to start this series just for the heck of it and was rewarded with a great book. Jack Reacher finds himself arrested in smalltown, Georgia for a murder he did not commit, and while making a case for his innocence and release, finds himself in the middle of a massive counterfeiting operatio...
Author: Lee Child Series: Jack Reacher #1 I read a Jack Reacher novel about two years ago and enjoyed it. I always meant to come back and check out the series. When looking for a reputable thriller series to sink my teeth into this year, I remembered that experience. I'm glad I did. This was a g...
This book was not nearly as good as I was hoping it would be. I was expecting a bit of a Jack Bauer thriller of a murder mystery, but instead I got a story that was predictable and full of stereotypes. I was not looking for great literature, but I felt that this could have been so much better. Wi...
It's a fast, easy read for basically everyone. If you're looking for a quick lecture for your holidays, that's a good choice. Characters are one-dimensional, dialogues are flat but the intrigue is quite interesting and that's a big plus. I am not disappointed by this book and one day I'm going to re...
Margrave is a no-account little town in Georgia. Jack Reacher jumps off a bus and walks fourteen miles in the rain, just passing through. An arbitrary decision, a tribute to a guitar player who died there decades before. But Margrave has just had its first homicide in thirty years. And Reacher is th...