Killing Floor: A Jack Reacher Novel

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Penguin, Apr 25, 2006 - Fiction - 560 pages
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The bestselling novel featuring the "wonderfully epic hero" (People) who inspired the hit film Jack Reacher.

Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter. He’s just passing through Margrave, Georgia, and in less than an hour, he’s arrested for murder. Not much of a welcome. All Reacher knows is that he didn’t kill anybody. At least not here. Not lately. But he doesn’t stand a chance of convincing anyone. Not in Margrave, Georgia. Not a chance in hell.

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Review: Killing Floor (Jack Reacher #1)

User Review  - Alison Orue - Goodreads

Fast paced, action packed, easy to read. I found the character of Jack a little incongruent. Intelligent, cold and calculating most of time, Child attempts to show a softer side of his character by ... Read full review

Review: Killing Floor (Jack Reacher #1)

User Review  - Jake Schmitz - Goodreads

Didn't live up to my expectations, but hopefully the other Reacher novels get better. The plot seemed like a typical, modern-day action movie I end up wishing I hadn't wasted my time watching. Here ... Read full review

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LEE CHILD is a #1 bestselling author worldwide. His debut novel, Killing Floor, won two awards for best first mystery and was nominated for two more. Foreign rights in the Jack Reacher series have been sold in ninety-five countries. The movie franchise stars Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher. Child, a native of England, is a former television director. He lives in New York City, where he is at work on his next Jack Reacher thriller.

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