“As the ultimate outsider, Reacher brings a fresh, if cynical, perspective to a world that he never made — and can’t wait to escape.” — The New York Times “[The] plot is ingenious…This is a superior series.” — The Washington Post Book World “Relentlessly paced…and absolutely mesmerizing.” —... show more
“As the ultimate outsider, Reacher brings a fresh, if cynical, perspective to a world that he never made — and can’t wait to escape.” — The New York Times “[The] plot is ingenious…This is a superior series.” — The Washington Post Book World “Relentlessly paced…and absolutely mesmerizing.” — Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Skilled, cautious, and anonymous, Jack Reacher is perfect for the job: to assassinate the vice president of the United States. Theoretically, of course. A female Secret Service agent wants Reacher to find the holes in her system, and fast — because a covert group already has the vice president in their sights. They’ve planned well. There’s just one thing they didn’t plan on: Reacher. “Irresistible.” — The Globe and Mail “Everything falls into place like a well-assembled time bomb.” — The Boston Globe “A stunner…the suspense becomes nearly unbearable.” - Booklist
Publish date: May 17th 2002
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Edition language: English
, Spy Thriller
, Mystery Thriller
Series: Jack Reacher -6 (#6)
When summer is just around the corner, I start thinking about what books to take on holidays. Beach or pool is also important, but the real clincher are the books. And the first question on the agenda is which books should I bring? More important even than my destination, are the books I’m taking ...
Always a great read/listen.
This is a bare-bones thriller, a puzzle played-out in blood and death, with almost no emotional involvement. Jack Reacher stands at the centre, almost more puzzling than the mystery he is trying to solve. He has insights that stretch credibility, based on a hyper-aware level of observation, remark...
Typical Reacher for you. As always, I liked this book. Tight writing, fast pace, action, suspense, twists and turns. Everything I need in a thriller is here. What I also enjoyed was Child's intuition for the time. Shortly after 9/11, we see a slightly different Reacher here. Whereas in previous book...
Reacher is at it again. This time, it take almost 90% of the book just to find "who did it". A few things are different in this one. One, he wore suit and tie. Second, he wore a watch.Third, he works in a team. This is a good one. I like the story that he deal with his brother's death in a way that ...