Posts Tagged ‘ Lee Child ’

Sequel season: Eight super sequels coming up!

June 28, 2013
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The year 2013 seems to be one for sequels. We have already seen Robert Langdon and Theodore Boone make appearances, and if the news trickling into our inbox is correct, there are a spate of other sequels that have either just arrived or headed their way to book stores all over the world in the…

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Jack Reacher returns on August 29

June 2, 2013
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Jack Reacher returns on August 29

One of the most popular characters in the history of crime fiction is said to make a comeback in August. Lee Child’s burly, brainy Jack Reacher, a former military man who drifts around the US without any possessions, seeking peace and quiet and finding trouble, will be retuning to the thick of action come August…

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The BookWag List 6: 10 Books to Buy/Beg/Borrow and Read This Week

April 11, 2013
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The BookWag List 6: 10 Books to Buy/Beg/Borrow and Read This Week

It’s Friday so it is time for our BookWag Reading List for the week, with ten of the best books that we think are worth picking up (how you choose to do so is your option – we mention some in the heading). As always, the list is free of genre, author or style. The…

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The BookWag List 2: 10 Books to Buy/Beg/Borrow and Read This Week

March 8, 2013
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Wondering what to read? Allow the weekly BookWag List to help you out. It is a compilation of some of the greatest books ever written – carefully curated by our editors. Go, take your pick. And watch out for a new list every Friday. 1. Seven Deadly Sins: My Pursuit of Lance Armstrong by David Walsh He…

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Book Review: One Shot by Lee Child

March 1, 2013
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In a building in  an Indiana city, a sniper meticulously prepares himself. And guns down five people in the street, missing just one shot. The police investigate and track down a person towards whom the evidence points. It is an open and shut case, so strong is the evidence against the man. He, however, insists…

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Jack Reacher

March 1, 2013
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He is back. The man with the Holmesian sense of deduction and muscles like Arnie. There are few characters in the history of popular fiction like Jack Reacher, the former military policeman with a penchant of stumbling into–and sorting out–trouble.  Not surprising when you look at his skill set.

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Quotable Quotes: Thus Spake Jack Reacher

February 28, 2013
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He is a man of few words (and lots of thought. And action), but when Jack Reacher DOES speak, you would do well to keep a pen and paper handy.  Because he can come up with sensational quotes. Sample these: 1.  “I have to warn you. I promised my mother, a long time ago. She…

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