Second Son

Second Son

A Jack Reacher Story

eBook - 2011
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In this new short story from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child, available exclusively as an eBook, a young Jack Reacher knows how to finish a fight so it stays finished. He knows how to get the job done so it stays done. And, in one of his earliest challenges, he knows that his analytical brain is just as important as his impressive brawn.Okinawa, 1974. Even at thirteen, Jack Reacher knows how to outwit and overpower anyone who stands in his way. And as the new kid in town, that's pretty much everyone. His family has come to the Pacific with his father, who's preparing for a top-secret Marine Corps operation. After receiving a rude welcome from the local military brats, Reacher and his older brother, Joe, intend to teach them a lesson they won't forget. But it's soon clear that there's more at stake than pride. When his family's future appears to come crumbling down, it's the youngest Reacher who rises to the occasion with all the decisive...
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2011
ISBN: 9780345529725
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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Jan 12, 2014

Not very realistic that a 13 year old could come up with the answer to the mysteries he solved. He (Lee Child) has just put Jack Reacher the man, with his amazing mature analytical skills, into the person of a 13 year old boy.

Feb 05, 2013

Nice short Jack Reacher tale, young Reacher was only thirteen but already a six footer. He took care of a big neighbor hood bully and nailed two problems that popped up against his older brother Joe and dad.


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