Jack of Shrugtown

Column by David James Keaton September 22, 2021
I read my first Jack Reacher book, and there were so many shrugs. Jack Reacher has come to shrug and chew bubblegum, and he's all out of bubblegum.
10 Questions with Lee Child

10 Questions with Lee Child

Interview by J.I. Baker September 18, 2013
The bestselling author of the Jack Reacher novels talks storytelling and the state of publishing.
Lee Child is a Dope Smoker

Smoke Weed Every Day: Lee Child Writes Stoned

News by Dean Fetzer August 19, 2013
In a shock confession, the author of the Jack Reacher series admits to “smoking weed for 44 years, five nights a week” — and “keeps his writing razor-sharp by working while high”.
Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher

Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher? Really?

News by Dean Fetzer December 12, 2012
The London world premiere of ‘Jack Reacher’ saw the actor defending his role as the much-loved fictional character.
Bad Sex in Literature

Lit Mag Announces Nominees For Year's Worst Sex Scenes In Literature

News by Rob Hart November 22, 2011
Every year, the Literary Review honors the most terribly-written, horribly contrived sex scenes with the Bad Sex in Literature award, and here are the nominees...
Crime authors compete to have morgue named after them

Crime Writers Compete To Have Morgue Named After Them

News by Rob Hart
In a unique fundraising effort, ten leading crime authors are competing for the right to have a morgue named after them in Scotland