Gone Tomorrow by Lee Child
(Jack Reacher #13)

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
“High-powered, intricately wrought suspense.”—Janet Maslin, The New York Times
 
“Hold on tight. . . . This novel will give you whiplash as you rabidly turn pages. . . . May be [Lee Child’s] best.”—USA Today
 
New York City. Two in the morning. A subway car heading uptown. Jack Reacher, plus five other passengers. Four are okay. The fifth isn’t. And if you think Reacher isn’t going to get involved . . . then you don’t know Jack.
 
Susan Mark, the fifth passenger, had a big secret, and her plain little life was being watched in Washington, and California, and Afghanistan—by dozens of people with one thing in common: They’re all lying to Reacher. A little. A lot. Or just enough to get him killed. A race has begun through the streets of Manhattan, a maze crowded with violent, skilled soldiers on all sides of a shadow war. For Jack Reacher, a man who trusts no one and likes it that way, the finish line comes when you finally get face-to-face and look your worst enemy in the eye.
 
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Lee Child's A Wanted Man.

“Propulsive . . . [Child is] an expert at ratcheting up tension.”—Los Angeles Times
 
“A top-notch thriller.”—Booklist (starred review)
 
“Edgy . . . thoroughly engrossing.”—The Miami Herald


 

About Lee Child

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Lee Child is the author of the New York Times bestselling series of Jack Reacher thrillers. His debut, Killing Floor, won both the Anthony and the Barry awards for Best First Mystery, and The Enemy won both the Barry and Nero awards for Best Novel. Child, a native of England and a former television director, lives in New York City.
 
Published April 23, 2009 by Bantam Press. 448 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Horror, Crime. Fiction

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Gone Tomorrow by Lee Child Find this on the Guardian bookshop Search the Guardian bookshop Former military policeman Jack Reacher is riding the New York subway when...

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Publishers Weekly

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All good thriller writers know how to build suspense and keep the pages turning, but only better ones deliver tight plots as well, and only the best allow the reader to match wits with both the her

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Book Reporter

While each group seeks information from Reacher, it is Reacher who manages to extract a crumb, a thread, or a nugget of information regarding Mark, and the events that led to her killing herself on a New York subway train, alone and far from home.

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Reviewing the Evidence

Jack Reacher doesn't live his life on the same timetable as do ordinary mortals.

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Gather Books

The characters are pretty good, although just when you think you know them, Child will show you that what you thought you knew wasn’t knowledge but simple supposition.

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MostlyFiction Book Reviews

Although he could have walked away from this mess, Reacher decides to get involved for reasons of his own, and the result is a grueling and bruising encounter with some extremely malicious adversaries.

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Blogger News Network

“Gone Tomorrow” is the thirteenth novel in the Jack Reacher series and this one opens in a subway car in New York City.

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Bookmarks Magazine

Award-winning British thriller writer Lee Child returns with the 13th installment in the best-selling Jack Reacher series (after The Hard Way, 4 of 5 Stars Sept/Oct 2006, Bad Luck and Trouble, 4 of 5 Stars July/Aug 2007, and Nothing to Lose).

May 24 2009 | Read Full Review of Gone Tomorrow (Jack Reacher #13)

AuthorsDen

His brusque, at times edifying narrative, as always, carries the plot forward in an intriguing, entertaining way, and readers will root for Reacher to take care of matters in the way only Reacher can.

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pbpulse.com

The two guys I hit were unconscious and bleeding.” The apparent leader has been sedated with the dart gun, leaving him to find out what Reacher had experienced.

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