Nothing to Lose

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Delacorte, 2009 - Battles - 531 pages
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It wasn't the welcome Reacher expected. He was just passing through, minding his own business. But within minutes of his arrival a deputy is in the hospital and Reacher is back in Hope, setting up a base of operations against Despair, where a huge, seething walled-off industrial site does something nobody is supposed to see...where a small plane takes off every night and returns seven hours later...where a garrison of well-trained and well-armed military cops --the kind of soldiers Reacher once commanded--waits and watches...where above all two young men have disappeared and two frightened young women wait and hope for their return. Joining forces with a beautiful cop who runs Hope with a cool hand, Reacher goes up against Despair--against the deputies who try to break him and the rich man who tries to scare him--and starts to crack open the secrets, starts to expose the terrifying connection to a distant war that's killing Americans by the thousand.

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User Review  - MaureenCean - LibraryThing

3.5. Didn't care for the fact that the book starts with him really being a brute and a bully. The mystery though was really good, with multiple lines, the major one I did figure out on my own, but I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Novak - LibraryThing

“So, Reacher, you're an atheist.” “Everyone's an atheist.” “No, I'm not” “Of course you are. There are a thousand gods and you reject them. I reject one thousand and one.” Read full review

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