Penney was originally envisioned as a character in Child’s second Jack Reacher tale, Die Trying. Though an interesting character, Penney was ultimately excised during the editing process and readers didn’t have the pleasure of meeting him.
Now he’s been resurrected in a tale that features a brief glimpse of Jack Reacher’s early career. Don’t miss this heart-pumping tale of suspense!
About the Author
Lee Child, the pen name for the writer Jim Grant, is the author of twenty New York Times bestselling Jack Reacher thrillers, eleven of which have hit #1. All have been optioned for film—including Jack Reacher (based on One Shot) and Never Go Back. The books follow the adventures of the former American military policeman as he wanders the country. A native of England and a former television director, Lee Child lives in New York City.
Learn more about Lee Child on the B&N Podcast
Date of Birth:1954
Place of Birth:Coventry, England