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Killing Floor (original 1997; edition 1997)

by Lee Child

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Title:Killing Floor
Authors:Lee Child
Info:Bantam (2010), Paperback, 528 pages
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Killing Floor by Lee Child (1997)

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I am not a fan on Thrillers (both books and movies), but this book really got me excited. I am not giving it more than 3.5 stars simply because, like any other action thriller, some parts were quite obvious...but it had a lot of exciting parts as well. So I generally liked it and enjoyed reading it. ( )
  McKhusu | Sep 7, 2016 |
3.5 / 5 ( )
  Amanda105 | Sep 5, 2016 |
Still the best Jack Reacher novel I've read to date. ( )
  Martholamew1729 | Jul 17, 2016 |
Solid thriller and the first Jack Reacher novel. ( )
  kale.dyer | Jul 8, 2016 |
Lee Child is an excellent writer and this was a fun read. It was fast paced and extremely violent but very entertaining. I'm looking forward to reading about more adventures with Jack Reacher. ( )
  EadieB | Jun 1, 2016 |
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My agent is Darley Anderson in London; my editors are David Highfill in New York and Marianne Velmans in London.
This book is dedicated to the three of them, in appreciation of all their efforts, which went way beyond the call of duty.
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I was arrested in Eno's Diner.
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Jack Reacher loses his brother in this book.
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When Jack Reacher suddenly decides to ask a Greyhound bus driver to let him off near the town of Margrave, Georgia, he thinks it's because his brother once mentioned that the famed blues guitarist Blind Blake died there. But it doesn't take long for the footloose ex-military policeman to discover that there are plenty of strange--and very dangerous--things going on behind Margrave's manicured lawns and clean streets that demand his attention. This first thriller by a former television writer features some of the best-written scenes of action in recent memory, a crash course in currency and counterfeiting, and a hero who is just begging to be called on for an encore.

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Jack Reacher, an ex-military policeman passes through the town of Margrave, Georgia and is accused of murder. He must find the true killer and prove his innocence--with virtually the whole town against him.

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