New York: Putnam, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel which introduces one of the most interesting series of recent years: Jack Reacher is an ex-military cop, the ultimate loner and afraid of nothing. Set in a small town in Georgia (each novel in this series has a different setting, as Reacher wanders the US.) Winner of the Anthony and Barry Awards and finalist for the Dilys and Macavity Awards. 359 pp. ISBN: 0-385-336667.