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  • Published: 1 April 2014
  • ISBN: 9780857500069
  • Imprint: Bantam
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 576
  • RRP: $26.00

Tripwire

(Jack Reacher 3)




Redoubtable hero Jack Reacher maintains his tough, uncompromising role in Lee Child's third hard-hitting, action-packed thriller.

'There's only one Jack Reacher. Accept no substitutes' Mick Herron
'Lee Child continues his meteoric rise and mastery of suspense with Tripwire. It's a tightly-drawn and swift thriller that gives new meaning to what a page-turner should be.' Michael Connelly
'A slickly effective thriller which confirms Child's ability to keep the reader guessing - and sweating' The Times
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For Jack Reacher being invisible has become a habit.

He spends his days digging swimming pools by hand and his nights as the bouncer in the local strip club in the Florida Keys.

He doesn't want to be found.

But someone has sent a private detective to seek him out. Then Reacher finds the guy beaten to death with his fingertips sliced off. It's time to head north and work out who is trying to find him and why.

Although the Jack Reacher novels can be read in any order, Tripwire is 3rd in the series.

  • Pub date: 1 April 2014
  • ISBN: 9780857500069
  • Imprint: Bantam
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 576
  • RRP: $26.00

About the Author

Lee Child

Lee Child is one of the world’s leading thriller writers. He was born in Coventry, raised in Birmingham, and now lives in New York. It is said one of his novels featuring his hero Jack Reacher is sold somewhere in the world every nine seconds. His books consistently achieve the number-one slot on bestseller lists around the world and have sold over one hundred million copies. Two blockbusting Jack Reacher movies have been made so far. He is the recipient of many awards, most recently the CWA’s Diamond Dagger for a writer of an outstanding body of crime fiction, the International Thriller Writers’ ThrillerMaster, and the Theakstons Old Peculier Outstanding Contribution to Crime Fiction Award.

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Praise for Tripwire

“A slickly effective thriller which confirms Child's ability to keep the reader guessing - and sweating”

The Times

“A fast-moving, violent and gripping mystery with a very bad baddie, and a tough, pragmatic hero in Jack Reacher”

Daily Telegraph

“Lee Child continues his meteoric rise and mastery of suspense with Tripwire. It's a tightly-drawn and swift thriller that gives new meaning to what a page-turner should be”

Michael Connelly

“Establishes Child in the premier division.. Taut, with more than a touch of sweet romance, this is dangerously compulsive, so be warned - don't start it at bedtime or you'll be up all night”

Manchester Evening News

“Good thrillers exist in a class of their own. The point of such a book is total escape and Tripwire fills the bill... includes a bang-up finale which makes the reader sit back and gasp with both wonder and understanding”

Denver Post

“Page for page, there's probably more fisticuffs in a Lee Child thriller than anywhere else”

Chicago Tribune


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