Today's James Bond, a thriller hero we can't get enough of.
Reacher sits in the back of a Greyhound bus watching an old man asleep in his seat, a fat envelope of money about
to slip from his pocket. Reacher's also watching a guy who would like to get his hands on that money. Ain't gonna happen. The old
man is grateful and thanks Reacher but turns down Reacher's offer to help him home. Huh? He's vulnerable, frightened, and clearly in
Coincidentally (or is it? - it's a Reacher novel, after all), this city has a gang problem. The Albanians vs. Ukrainians. Is that why the man is so scared? Will Reacher sit back and let bad things happen? Or can he twist the situation to everyone's benefit?
"This is a random universe," he says. "Once in a blue moon things turn out just right."
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