By Lee Child

In mystery grasp Lee Child’s unique publication brief tale, Jack Reacher needs to tune down a secret agent in soldier’s clothing—by matching wits with 4 bold adult females. 3 are clean—but the fourth might turn out fatal.

Includes an exhilarating preview of Lee Child’s hotly expected Jack Reacher novel, A sought after Man!

Summoned through army Intelligence to Washington, D.C., Reacher is shipped undercover. The project that awaits him: the military is assembly with its Capitol Hill paymasters for categorized talks on a brand new, cutting-edge sniper rifle for U.S. forces. yet important information about the weapon are leaking—straight from the Capitol and possibly into the fingers of unidentified overseas hands buyers. the possibility of any and each terrorist, mercenary, or dictator’s defense force getting their palms at the most up-to-date more suitable firepower is unthinkable. That’s the place Reacher is available in. His activity: infiltrate the top-secret lawsuits and smoke out the mole. His aim: a quartet of high-powered military political liaison officers—all of them fast-track girls on their method to the top.

According to his bosses, it’s a zero-danger venture. little need to attract a gun . . . simply chat over beverages. yet Reacher is aware that issues are not often what they appear. And he’s realized the challenging method by no means to underestimate an opponent. Or 4. classes that may turn out to be useful whilst he begins digging for the truth—and will get his fingers much dirtier than he expected.

“Child is a wonderful craftsman of suspense.”—Entertainment Weekly

“The fact approximately Reacher will get greater and better.”—Janet Maslin, the recent York occasions

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Got gunned down in a stinking village in the middle of nowhere. ” Moira had no intention of allowing him to upset her. ” He sneered as he replaced the photo. ” Her face held its innocent expression, a form of armor against his slings and arrows. ” Noah returned to stand with his fingers curled hard into his palms. His knuckles were white with the force he used to make his fists, and Moira couldn’t help but wonder whether he wished he had his hands around her neck rather than hanging at his sides.

The fact remains that we were right about the terrorist attack on the liquid natural gas tanker and he was wrong. I’m willing to bet he hasn’t forgotten. ” She laughed softly. ” “Arkadin’s dead,” Bourne said soberly. “He took a header off the LNG tanker into the Pacific off Long Beach. ” “According to Willard, who was there, Arkadin was Alex Conklin’s first success—and his first failure. ” “We all get what we deserve, in the end,” Bourne said bitterly. Moira returned to the subject of Treadstone.

Arkadin had said. ” Arkadin, finishing the last of his lawar at the Gianyar market, laughed to himself. Manny got two hundred thousand dollars, and through one of his regular business shipments Arkadin received the Mexican drug lord Gustavo Moreno’s laptop in Los Angeles without either the FSB-2 or the Kazanskaya being any the wiser. He found a bed-and-breakfast—what the Balinese called a home stay—on the outskirts of Gianyar center. Before he settled down for the night he took out the rifle, put it together, loaded it, unloaded it, broke it down.

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