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Lee Child

Lee Child was born in the exact geographic centre of England, in the heart of the industrial badlands. Never saw a tree until he was 12. It was the sort of place where if you fell in the river, you had to go to the hospital for a mandatory stomach pump. The sort of place where minor disputes were settled with box cutters and bicycle chains. He's ... See full bio »

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Jack Reacher
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 2016 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (book "Never Go Back")
 2012 Jack Reacher (based on the book "One Shot" by)
 2008 Murder by the Book (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
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Other Works:

8th Jack Reacher novel: The Enemy (2004) See more »

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1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

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6' 4" (1.93 m)

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[on the filmed version of his novel 'Jack Reacher'] I'm well aware of the alchemy that has to take place, and my observation of the process was obviously intensely personal and self-interested, but also academic in a surprisingly detached way. I found myself agreeing with the choices ninety-nine percent of the time. I would have done it no differently. See more »


Graduated from Law school at Sheffield university even though he never wanted to become a lawyer. See more »

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