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    Description#1 "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER - NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "KIRKUS REVIEWS" Never go back--but Jack Reacher does, and the past finally catches up with him. . . . "Never Go Back" is Lee Child's new novel of action-charged suspense starring "one of the best thriller characters at work today" ("Newsweek"). Former military cop Jack Reacher makes it all the way from snowbound South Dakota to his destination in northeastern Virginia, near Washington, D.C.: the headquarters of his old unit, the 110th MP. The old stone building is the closest thing to a home he ever had. Reacher is there to meet--in person--the new commanding officer, Major Susan Turner, so far just a warm, intriguing voice on the phone. But it isn't Turner behind the CO's desk. And Reacher is hit with two pieces of shocking news, one with serious criminal consequences, and one too personal to even think about. When threatened, you can run or fight. Reacher fights, aiming to find Turner and clear his name, barely a step ahead of the army, and the FBI, and the D.C. Metro police, and four unidentified thugs. Combining an intricate puzzle of a plot and an exciting chase for truth and justice, Lee Child puts Reacher through his paces--and makes him question who he is, what he's done, and the very future of his untethered life on the open road. Praise for "Never Go Back" " " "A breathless cross-country spree . . . some of the best, wiliest writing [Lee] Child has ever done . . . Child's bodacious action hero, Jack Reacher, has already tramped through 17 novels and three e-book singles. But his latest, "Never Go Back, " may be the best desert island reading in the series. It's exceptionally well plotted. And full of wild surprises. And wise about Reacher's peculiar nature. And positively Bunyanesque in its admiring contributions to Reacher lore."--Janet Maslin, "The New York Times" " " "Welcome to the relentless world of Jack Reacher and his impressive tendency to be in the wrong place at the right time. . . . Child has created an iconic character that other thriller writers try to emulate but don't come close to matching. He has a talent for taking material that in the hands of other authors would be stale and making it seem fresh. . . . Tight and compelling . . . "Never Go Back" is one of Child's best novels."--Associated Press " " "An adrenaline-charged, action-packed thriller . . . impossible to put down.""--Lansing State Journal" " " "The dialogue has never been sharper. . . . The pages turn themselves.""--San Antonio Express-News" "For the pure pleasure of uncomplicated, nonstop action, no one touches Reacher."--"Kirkus Reviews "(starred review) " " "Brilliant . . . Child never, ever slips. He keeps the action cranking better than anyone, but, best of all, he keeps us guessing about Reacher."--"Booklist "(starred review) "One of the best in the series."--"Publishers Weekly "(starred review)


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    Title
    Never Go Back
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lee Child
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 416
    Width: 157 mm
    Height: 218 mm
    Thickness: 41 mm
    Weight: 703 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780385344340
    ISBN 10: 0385344341
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    DC21: 813.54
    BIC subject category V2: FF
    B&T Book Type: FI
    BIC subject category V2: FH
    DC22: FIC
    BIC E4L: CRI
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11200
    B&T Approval Code: P26303000
    B&T General Subject: 550
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: FM
    Libri: I-FM
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
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    DC22: 813/.54
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 36
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    BISAC V2.8: FIC031000
    B&T Approval Code: P26101595
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    BISAC V2.8: FIC022000, FIC030000
    LC classification: PS3553.H4838 N48 2013
    Thema V1.0: FF, FH
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Publisher
    Delacorte Press
    Imprint name
    Delacorte Press
    Publication date
    03 September 2013
    Author Information
    Lee Child is the author of eighteen "New York Times" bestselling Jack Reacher thrillers, with eight having reached the #1 position. All have been optioned for major motion pictures; the first of which, "Jack Reacher," was based on "One Shot." Foreign rights in the Reacher series have sold in almost a hundred territories. A native of England and a former television director, Child lives in New York City.
    Review quote
    "A breathless cross-country spree . . . some of the best, wiliest writing [Lee] Child has ever done . . . Child's bodacious action hero, Jack Reacher, has already tramped through 17 novels and three e-book singles. But his latest, "Never Go Back, " may be the best desert island reading in the series. It's exceptionally well plotted. And full of wild surprises. And wise about Reacher's peculiar nature. And positively Bunyanesque in its admiring contributions to Reacher lore."--Janet Maslin, "The New York Times" " " "Welcome to the relentless world of Jack Reacher and his impressive tendency to be in the wrong place at the right time. . . . Child has created an iconic character that other thriller writers try to emulate but don't come close to matching. He has a talent for taking material that in the hands of other authors would be stale and making it seem fresh. . . . Tight and compelling . . . "Never Go Back" is one of Child's best novels."--Associated Press " " "An adrenaline-charged, action-packed thriller . . . impossible to put down.""--Lansing State Journal" " " "The dialogue has never been sharper. . . . The pages turn themselves.""--San Antonio Express-News" "For the pure pleasure of uncomplicated, nonstop action, no one touches Reacher."--"Kirkus Reviews "(starred review) " " "Brilliant . . . Child never, ever slips. He keeps the action cranking better than anyone, but, best of all, he keeps us guessing about Reacher."--"Booklist "(starred review) "One of the best in the series."--"Publishers Weekly "(starred review)