Worth Dying for

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Dell, 2011 - Fiction - 544 pages
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There's deadly trouble in the wilds of Nebraska and Reacher walks right into it. First he falls foul of the Duncans, a local clan that has terrified an entire county into submission. But it's the unsolved case of a missing eight-year-old girl, already decades-old, that Reacher can't let go. The Duncans want Reacher gone - or dead. And it's not just past secrets they're trying to hide. They're awaiting a secret shipment that's already late - and they have the kind of customers no one can afford to annoy. For as dangerous as the Duncans are, they're just the bottom of a criminal food chain stretching halfway around the world. Reacher - bruised and battered - should have just kept on going. But for Reacher, that was impossible.

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User Review  - ChrisNorbury - LibraryThing

Powerful writing, excellent plot, nice gradual reveal of the crime that was committed 25 years ago and its residual impact on the present. Some scenes are among the most intense but realistic scenes I ... Read full review

Great read! Another fantastic Jack Reacher novel

User Review  - applesax - Overstock.com

If you are a fan of Lee Child and his Jack Reacher series, you will find this to be just as addictive of a read as his others. Fantastic excitement. Once you start the book, you hate to stop reading!!! Read full review

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Lee Child is the author of fifteen Jack Reacher thrillers, including the New York Times bestsellers Persuader, The Enemy, One Shot, and The Hard Way, and the #1 bestsellers 61 Hours, Gone Tomorrow, Bad Luck and Trouble, and Nothing to Lose. 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. Foreign rights in the Reacher series have sold in more than forty territories. All titles have been optioned for major motion pictures. A native of England and a former television director, Child lives in New York City, where he is at work on his next thriller.

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