In this book jack reacher, an exmilitary cop, arrives at. These are best described as thrillers and in 2012, tom cruise starred as the main character in a movie titled, simply, reacher. Publishers weekly 1 mar 2010 after a brief stop in new york city gone tomorrow, jack reacher is back in his element smalltown, u. Lee child on 61 hours every book starts with a grabbag of ideas. Lee child seems to have taken on board some of the criticisms lobbied at his recent books.
Its not one of the all time greats, but its very far from being the worst either. As with all the reacher novels, they can be read out of order so no worries if. Lee child has a basic formula and if it aint broke, dont fix it. Janet maslin, the new york times child is a superb craftsman of suspense, juggling several plots and keeping his herrings wellrouged. Lee has however, contributed to numerous short story collections which are also listed here. Welcome to the website of lee child, the creator of jack reacher. In the story, former military police officer jack reacher agrees to help the police in a small south dakota town protect an elderly witness to a biker gang methamphetamine deal. Set in the town of bolton, south dakota, reacher begins his latest adventure on a wrecked senior citizen tour bus after a nearmiss with another motorist leaves the bus spinning on the icy road. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. I sat down to write 61 hours with six things on my mind.
The prose is wise, clear, gutsy, yet never desperately memorable. It has momentum and unexpected twists and the tension builds slowly but steadily to a gripping ending. New york times bestselling author lee child s latest thriller is a ticking time bomb of suspense that builds electric tension on every page. None of these books are absolute classics or rankins standout breakthrough, black and blue.
The craftiest and most highly evolved of lee child s electrifying jack reacher books the truth about reacher gets better and better. It was published on 18 march 2010 both in the united kingdom and in. This is a fantastic book another taut, tense, and extremely wellwritten thriller in the series about the former military cop who travels the united states and finds himself helping those who. A bus crashes in a savage snowstorm and lands jack reacher in the middle of a deadly confrontation. The old folks brightened and smiled and stood taller. In fact, lee child has written 17 jack reacher books. Download and read online for free 61 hours by lee child. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 61 hours jack reacher, book 14. There was an inch of new snow on the ground, so he spent a minute fumbling in the foot well until his overshoes were secure. This is the craftiest and most highly evolved of lee child s electrifying reacher books. It was published on 18 march 2010 both in the united kingdom and in the usa. We have a bibliography of his written material so you can check off what youve read see books or. The first was one shot, the basis for the movie jack reacher.
British author lee child, whose real name is jim grant, is famous for the series of books featuring jack reacher. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 383 pages and is available in hardcover format. Free download or read online 61 hours pdf epub jack reacher series book. The series follows his exploits all across america and occasionally into other countries. The first edition of the novel was published in march 18th 2010, and was written by lee child. I listened to gone tomoprrow and was sorely disappointed and concerned that lee child had lost the momentum with reacher. Here youll find information on the reacher novels and short stories, nonreacher short stories, two international movies. This is the first of lee childs popular jack reacher novels ive read.
All his novels have been optioned for major motion picturesincluding jack reacher based on one shot and jack reacher. Perhaps that timeframe corresponds to how long it has taken to 61 hours, by lee child the independent. This is the craftiest and most highly evolved of lee childs. For businessexclusive pricing, quantity discounts and downloadable vat. This content was uploaded by our users and we assume good faith they have the permission to share this book. Get ready for the most exciting 61 hours of your life. He has lived in new york and the only time one of his books has not rung true was when he brought reacher to the uk. A jack reacher novel jack reacher series by lee child. Best of all, this is a rare series book that reads like a standalone. Featuring jack reacher, hero of the new blockbuster movie starring tom cruise. Lee child started writing in 1997, and all his solo novels to date have featured jack reacher. A little surprise, a little uncertainty, then a lot of contentment. The main characters of this thriller, fiction story are jack reacher, major susan turner.
It is written in the third person, and first published on 18 march 2010. There are four books that form a subseries starting off with 61 hours then. Lee child has also been the recipient of several awards including the anthony and the. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Pdf 61 hours book jack reacher free download 383 pages. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read 61 hours. In nearby bolton, south dakota, one brave woman is standing up for justice in a small town threatened by. Jack reacher, who had hitched a ride in exchange for a. Reacher had driven the wide ploughed road fast and the next eight narrow snowbound miles slow, and then he. For those not familiar with jack reacher, then basically good guy meets bad guyss and kicks the out of them. Janet maslin, the new york times child is a superb craftsman of suspense, juggling several. Download read 61 hours 2010 by lee child in pdf, epub. Buy 61 hours jack reacher novels first edition first printing by child, lee isbn.947 352 1046 468 878 631 1340 141 1520 1161 1511 273 1128 1219 1372 923 858 552 182 914 148 1283 1381 1097 1064 895 416 1361 139 455 1141 1208 937