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Fearless, free and feminist: the enduring appeal of Jack Reacher

10 mins | Nov 3, 2019
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As the 24th thriller is released, what's the magnetism of Lee Child’s antihero? From their rich and mystic landscapes to the masterfully simple language, the fast-paced Jack Reacher books have earnt a host of obsessive fans. Charlotte Higgins writing in the Guardian investigates.
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