I have loved every one and am sorry that so far the series is finished for me unless lee child writes a new one. To me, the two that i enjoyed the most were the paulie fight at the end of persuader, and the one against hackett in make me, mainly because both of them were actually a really tough challenge for reacher. This week sees the release of make me, the 20th jack reacher novel, and child doesnt look to be slowing down. After knocking around europe in his last bookjack reacher, is back where he belongs in make me, bumming around the country and checking out the infinite weirdness of the american heartlandchild has always been sensitive to the air of menace clinging to lonesome towns on railway lines that only run from here to there, dropping off travelers who promptly disappear. Jack reacher is the lead character and the protagonist in the series of books by british author jim grant who writes under the pseudonym of lee child. Jack reacher series author lee child quits and lets brother step in.
Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read make me. Make me is the 20th jack reacher book by bestselling thriller writer lee. If you have only read one or two jack reacher novels so far and youre hooked and youre here to figure out how to read the rest, this list will help. The book series begins immediately following his military career the 6ft 5in reacher saw where the military was headed, didnt like how the future of the military looked and quit. Malcolm gladwell, the new yorker the reacher series is the current gold standard in the genre. Dayton daily news child serves up wingding plots, pithy dialogue, extraordinary background on intriguing topics, and cunningly constructed suspense. Sometimes you just want someone who can beat the s out of people. Its impossible not to root for him and his lady friend of the momentand chang, to be fair, is tough, if not multidimensional. Lee child on 20th book in jack reacher series, make me. But by the time i closed the new novel, it was the one that breaks your heart. In honor of lee childs 21th jack reacher book and 2nd movie, heres one fans completely biased ranking of every title, from best to worst.
Aug 18, 2019 scene from the film jack reacher 2012 director. Have a read of the book summaries to check if youve read them all. I have been reading jack reacher starting from book one. The title of the new jack reacher novel in 2018 mystery sequels. Given reacher s habit of punching the shit out of a couple of folks every book, i was curious. It was initially published on 8 september 2015 by delacorte press. Thee are many ways to enjoy a good book and the action of reacher allows you to do so. Childs reacher series presents a gutsy new challenge for its hero, and offers a faint indication that something about him may change. Summary of make me by lee child by speedyreads overdrive. This is a little different as it is set in his past, 1990 when reacher is still an mp and as usual is being harangued and accused by the powers that be. Jack reacher series author lee child quits and lets. Background information about make me make me is lee childs 20th jack reacher book. If youve managed to read all of the books in this series, you must be looking for another action packed, intelligent military thriller. Make me is the twentieth book in the jack reacher series written by lee child.
I am curious to find out what your favourite book is in the series. It is not endorsed, affiliated by make me or lee child. After leaving the us army as a major in its military police at age 36, reacher roams the united states taking odd jobs and investigating suspicious and frequently dangerous situations. Give new meaning to what a pageturner should be michael connelly. Below is a list of books to read if you like the jack reacher series. After knocking around europe in his last book jack reacher, is back where he belongs in make me, bumming around the country and checking out the infinite weirdness of the american heartlandchild has always been sensitive to the air of menace clinging to lonesome towns on railway lines that only run from here to there, dropping off travelers who promptly disappear. If you want me to stop, youre going to have to make me. The reacher series is the current gold standard in the genre. If you have read all of them like i have, then you can join the 100% club here. Nov 08, 2017 a gentler jack reacher emerges in lee childs latest novel. The last book in the series that i have left to read. Lee child does an amazing job creating stories and characters. Everything about it, starting with reacher s nose for bad news, is as strong as ever.
Foreign rights in the reacher series have sold in almost a hundred territories. Reacher, ranked santa clara county library bibliocommons. I have read all the jack reacher books and will continue until they finish but if lee childs wants to encourage new readers make me is not the book to do it. Then, grab a speedyreads of make me by lee child now. However it is a gripping and exciting read and a great who dunnit. Reacher is the stuff of myth one of this centurys most. Praise for make me childs reacher series has hit book no. Child does his best work when he ventures into gutsy new challenges, and. In make me lee child delivers another jack reacher specialty. I have just gotten into the jack reacher books because my husband was reading them with another female so i needed to check the content out very entertaining saw the movie last night and although tom cruise is a wonderful actor he is not jack very disappointed in the portrayal lee child would make a great reacher himself. Jack reacher chronological order series 25 primary works 36 total works not the order of release, but the reacher books and stories chronologically, from his youth to his adulthood. A gentler jack reacher emerges in lee childs latest novel.
Lee childs new jack reacher novel is the twentieth in a series that dates back to the clinton administration. Make me the public library of youngstown and mahoning county. Lee childs make me, the twentieth in his wildly popular jack reacher series. I enjoyed it because i almost feel i know reacher but the stories recently have dropped away and i have never really enjoyed any that are set in the middle of nowhere. Sep 12, 2015 when lee child introduced the world to jack reacher back in 1997, the author unleashed an iconic character, one of literatures most adored creations. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Author lee child describes how jack reacher arrives in mothers rest.
Jack reacher chronological order series by lee child. Here youll find information on the reacher novels and short stories, non reacher short stories, two international movies and a tv series, too. The reacher novels are written either in the firstperson or thirdperson. Make me has all the elements of a typical jack reacher novel and then some. Many individuals may be familiar with the tom cruise one shot movie featuring the character of jack reacher. Jack reacher is a fictional protagonist of a series of novels, novellas and short stories by british author jim grant under the pen name lee child. Sep 11, 2015 lee childs new jack reacher novel is the twentieth in a series that dates back to the clinton administration. There is more action in this than some of the previous ones and the violence more extreme. Jack does show a number of redeeming characteristics however, and is a reminder not to judge a book by its cover.
We have a bibliography of his written material so you can check off what youve read see books or. Additionally, this book gives the technologically averse reacher the opportunity to learn about a new subject the darknet, in this case, and some of the truly unusual not to mention awful things that lurk within that in turn contains the key to the dark and terrible mystery that forms the core of make me. In make me, lee child adds another layer to jack reacher. Readers dont need to know about me or whoever writes the books. Most new books are released on tuesdays, which is why we update our weekly new release section on tuesday of every week. Sep 08, 2015 of course, the biggest strength is reacher himself. Jack reacher is a fictional character and the protagonist of a series of crime thriller novels by british author lee child. Jack reacher was in the military as a military cop and was promoted all the way to major. This is the day he was fired from his job in television twenty years ago.
Welcome to the website of lee child, the creator of jack reacher. In childs 20th reacher series book, make me, reacher returns, but this time hes more vulnerable and. If you love to read and you dont want to miss out on the next new book, this is the site for you. While there is not much information about the book yet lee child only started writing the book on september 1, which is the date he is starting to write all his new books, we know that it will deal more with jack reachers father and allow us to fill in the gaps about this background character. Smashwords summary of make me by lee child a book by. Jack reacher embodies the american view of justice the new. Nov 24, 2017 the book will have the title yesterday. A jack reacher novelwhy is this town called mothers rest. Child has written a whopping 20 books in the jack reacher universe and multiple short stories as well. A former major in the united states army military police corps, reacher roams the united states taking odd jobs and investigating suspicious and frequently dangerous situations. For me, it was the first jack reacher book and it was a good read. Books to read if you like the jack reacher series, thrilling and action packed stories that are sure to catch your attention.594 309 845 604 1232 844 1507 1304 784 1326 403 1480 512 1436 309 120 915 182 397 1126 1290 452 941 1546 838 830 1019 1298 305 38 830 364 115 1361 1218 XML HTML