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Books and profile for Lee Child

The Visitor/ Running Blind by Lee Child

‘The Visitor’ (titled ‘Running Blind’ in the USA) is the 4th Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child and sees Reacher working reluctantly with the FBI. The book starts out in typical Reacher style. Reacher is in a restaurant when two … Continue reading

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Tripwire by Lee Child

‘Tripwire’ is the 3rd book in Lee Child’s Jack Reacher series and it hasn’t taken long – Reacher has already run out of money and taken a job to rebuild his bank account so he can continue the life of … Continue reading

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Personal by Lee Child

I’ve just had to suspend disbelief for a few days to read Lee Child’s 19th Jack Reacher novel – ‘Personal’. Reacher is travelling around, minding his own business when he picks up an army newspaper that someone has left behind. … Continue reading

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Die Trying by Lee Child

‘Die Trying’ is the 2nd book in Lee Child’s Jack Reacher series and this one piles on the action almost from the very first page. Reacher – our action man, superhero, wandering around the United States – finds himself in … Continue reading

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Killing Floor by Lee Child

‘Killing Floor’ is Lee Child’s first book in the Jack Reacher series and I was pleasantly surprised by this book. Often when I’ve gone back to start a series from the beginning, I’ve found the writing in the early books … Continue reading

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Never Go Back by Lee Child

‘Never Go Back’ is Lee Child’s 18th Jack Reacher novel and as with the others that I’ve read in the series, this book was impossible to put down. In an earlier novel – ’61 hours’, Reacher spoke on the phone … Continue reading

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Lee Child Profile and Books

Lee Child is the pen-name of Jim Grant who was born in October 1954 in Coventry, England. He went to school in Birmingham. The high school to which Grant won a scholarship was the same one attended by J.R.R. Tolkein. … Continue reading

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A Wanted Man by Lee Child

‘A Wanted Man’ is the 17th Jack Reacher book by Lee Child, but it’s the first one that I’ve read. I saw some fairly negative reviews of this book, but I really enjoyed it and can’t see what the problem … Continue reading

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