Framing the Dialogue

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Die Trying

Imagine walking innocently down the street, a pretty woman hobbled by an injury is struggling out of a dry cleaners store.  You offer your assistance.  She smiles.  Then two armed men take you both prisoner.  We’d probably freak out, but we are not Jack Reacher.  In Die Trying by Lee Child, Reacher is kidnapped by thugs and driven for days in the back of a van with this woman, obviously a woman dear to someone very important; oh and she’s a trained FBI agent.

Killing Floor

So I am obviously behind the times only just discovering Lee Child’s Jack Reacher series.  I had heard about them, but I tend to shy away from very successful, “popular” novels as they often leave me wanting.  So when I decided to reach for one of these novels (see what I did there?), I went back to the beginning…and it had one heck of a beginning…