Reacher helps an elderly man in a spot of trouble (his good deed) but when it turns out the man was on his way to make his weekly payment to a loan shark, it’s the Albanian street gang holding the ledger which ends up taking the punishment. The guy looked inside the envelope. So much repetitive, boring descriptions of streets, alleys, buildings, bars, that I scanned and then skipped pages.
I listened to this and Scott Brick adds nothing, save further aggravation. He eyes a man on board who has quite a bit of cash and is at ris. He had no enthusiasm. Better terrain. Does this book contain inappropriate content? Lucknow, Patna,
They were not crisp attractive items with embroidered logos above the pockets. I might need to call the ambulance. He’s vulnerable, scared, and clearly in big, big trouble. . I’m a big fan of the Jack Reacher series and have read every book. Sold by E ZBuy and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. The body count in this book is at least seventy and the circular firing squads are just unbelievably amateurish. From not much action in the last book, this has almost non stop action which quickly becomes tedious.
But they hadn’t counted on Jack Reacher arriving on their patch. The elderly couple he's helping are barely characterized at all. The broad plotting resembles the simplicity of Yojimbo/A Fistful of Dollars and is also reminiscent of Child’s earlier books Nothing to Lose and Worth Dying For. However, in this it appears that just about every character Reacher runs into is a kindred spirit, detail oriented yet broadly philosophical. Agent: Darley Anderson, Darley Anderson Literary. BLUE MOON From the Jack Reacher series , Vol. Jack decides to help, and finds himself as the catalyst in a deadly turf war between rival gangs (Albanians and Ukranians.) This adventure, however, includes the cold-blooded, calculated murder of several of the bad guys, not in the heat of battle or to avoid detection, but after disarming and disabling them. These promotions will be applied to this item: Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. (Speaking of which, this also has one of the most unintentionally hilarious sex scenes: “Experimental all around. He glanced back. Nevertheless, Reacher shows no signs of slowing down the physicality just yet.
They never were. A hundred dollar bill in every other possible location, too. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. He eyes a man on board who has quite a bit of cash and is at risk of being a mugging victim. He got his foot in place, but the propulsive force necessary to boost himself up six inches was too much load for his knee to take. Reviewed in the United States on November 5, 2019. By coincidence he won a scholarship to the same high school that JRR Tolkien had attended. He had run enough for one day. Submit your email address to receive Barnes & Noble offers & updates. Courtesy Penguin Whenever the plot shifts to the machinations between the rival gangsters it bogs down in exposition. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 29, 2019. Decision time. That’s it for me, 24 and out. Hard to say. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Reacher slammed into him with a twist and a dip of the shoulder, and the guy flailed through the air like a crash test dummy, and landed in a long sliding tangle of limbs, half on the sidewalk, half in the gutter. The guy with the money knew where he was going. 2 stars is generous. Another winner from Lee Child in this stellar series that has not lost momentum. I love these books.
The setup, as is often the case, is simplicity itself. The guy with the goatee beard followed six paces behind. I figured I would start in the middle.