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Never pass back—but Jack Reacher does, and the previous eventually catches up with him. . . . Never move Back is a novel of action-charged suspense starring “one of the simplest mystery characters at paintings this day” (Newsweek).
Former army cop Jack Reacher makes all of it the best way from snowbound South Dakota to his vacation spot in northeastern Virginia, close to Washington, D.C.: the headquarters of his previous unit, the one hundred and tenth MP. The previous stone development is the nearest factor to a house he ever had.
Reacher is there to meet—in person—the new commanding officer, significant Susan Turner, up to now only a hot, fascinating voice at the phone.
however it isn’t Turner at the back of the CO’s table. And Reacher is hit with items of surprising information, one with severe felony results, and one too own to even imagine about.
while threatened, you could run or fight.
Reacher fights, aiming to discover Turner and transparent his identify, slightly a step sooner than the military, and the FBI, and the D.C. Metro police, and 4 unidentified thugs.
Combining an difficult puzzle of a plot and a thrilling chase for fact and justice, Lee baby places Reacher via his paces—and makes him query who he's, what he’s performed, and the very way forward for his untethered existence at the open road.
Don’t leave out Lee Child’s brief tale “High warmth” at the back of the book.
Praise for Never move Back
“A breathless cross-country spree . . . the very best, wiliest writing [Lee] baby has ever performed . . . Child’s bodacious motion hero, Jack Reacher, has already tramped via 17 novels and 3 book singles. yet his most recent, Never move Back, could be the most sensible desolate tract island examining within the sequence. It’s enormously good plotted. and entire of untamed surprises. And clever approximately Reacher’s extraordinary nature. and certainly Bunyanesque in its admiring contributions to Reacher lore.”—Janet Maslin, The ny Times
“Welcome to the relentless global of Jack Reacher and his remarkable tendency to be within the flawed position on the correct time. . . . baby has created an iconic personality that different mystery writers try and emulate yet don’t come with reference to matching. He has a expertise for taking fabric that during the arms of alternative authors will be stale and making it appear clean. . . . Tight and compelling . . . Never cross Back is certainly one of Child’s top novels.”—Associated Press
“An adrenaline-charged, action-packed mystery . . . very unlikely to place down.”—Lansing nation Journal
“The discussion hasn't ever been sharper. . . . The pages flip themselves.”—San Antonio Express-News
“For the natural excitement of basic, nonstop motion, nobody touches Reacher.”—Kirkus reports (starred review)
“Brilliant . . . baby by no means, ever slips. He retains the motion cranking higher than someone, yet, better of all, he retains us guessing approximately Reacher.”—Booklist (starred review)
“One of the simplest within the series.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
From the Paperback edition.