Synopses & Reviews
Jack Reacher returns in Lee Child's new "rip-roaring thriller" (Denver Rocky Mountain News
). This time, he's a hitchhiker picked up by a troubled beauty. And what happens between them has everybody talking.
"Smashingly suspenseful...Child builds tension to unbearable extremes." (Kirkus Reviews, starred review)
"As sweltering as the El Paso sun."
-KIRKUS REVIEWS (STARRED REVIEW)
"[A] rip-roaring thriller."
-ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS
Loner Jack Reacher returns in this follow-up to "Running Blind, " thumbing his way through the west Texas desert. He's picked up by Carmen Greer, a troubled beauty with a story to tell. She tells him about her husband, her family secrets, and a hometown that is pure gothic. Carmen also has a plan, and Reacher soon becomes a part of it.
Loner Jack Reacher returns, thumbing his way through the west Texas desert. He's picked up by Carmen Greer, a troubled beauty with a story to tell and a plan Reacher soon becomes a part of.
Loner Jack Reacher gets a lift from seductive Carmen Greer, but it comes with a few hitches: a dangerous husband, a small town with secrets, and a plan. Now Reacher's part of it, and before the sun sets, the ride could cost Jack and Carmen their lives.