Killing Floor
  • # of Books:
  • First Book:
    March 1997
  • Latest Book:
    October 2023
  • Genres:
    Mystery, Thriller
  • Characters:
    Jack Reacher, Ex-military policeman
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The Jack Reacher Series in Order (35 Books)

Order Book Date Rating
0.5 (e) 4
1 5
2 4
3 5
4 5
5 5
6 5
7 5
8 5

9 5
10 5
11 5
12 4
13 5
14 5
15 5
15.5 (e) 4.5
16 4.5
16.5 (e) 4
17 4
18 5
18.5 (e) 4.5
19 4
19.5 (e) 5
20 4
21 5
22 5
22.5 (e) 4
23 4

23.5 5
24 4
25 4
26 4
27 4
28 4

Book Descriptions for series: Jack Reacher

  • Book - 0.5

    Thriller master Lee Child returns with an exclusive eBook novella. In the midst of a savage heat wave and an infamous murder spree, a blackout awakens the dark side of the city that never sleeps--and a young Jack Reacher takes action as only he can. ...

  • Book - 1

    Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter, just passing through. He is in Margrave, Georgia, for less than a half hour when four policemen arrive, shotguns in hand, to arrest him for murder. All Jack knows is he didn't kill anybody. Not in t...

  • Book - 2

    Jack Reacher is an innocent bystander--in the wrong place at the wrong time--when a woman is kidnapped. Now, he's at the mercy of a group of men demanding an impossible ransom, for this mysterious woman is worth far more than Reacher ever suspected. ...

  • Book - 3

    Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is in Key West enjoying a sort of lazy anonymity when a stranger shows up looking for him. The man has a lot of questions--too many. Hours later, he's dead. And Reacher is forced to follow the man's cold trail back ...

  • Book - 4

    Across the country women are being murdered, victims of an extraordinarily disciplined and clever killer who leaves no trace evidence, no fatal wounds, no signs of struggle, and no clues to an apparent motive. Even the elite team of FBI agents ass...

  • Book - 5

    Hitching rides is an unreliable mode of transport. In temperatures of over a hundred degrees, you’re lucky if a driver will open the door of his air-conditioned car long enough to let you slide in. That’s Jack Reacher’s conclusion. He’s adrif...

  • Book - 6

    Skilled, stealthy, and unknown, Jack Reacher is the perfect man for the job: to assassinate the vice president of the United States. Theoretically. The head of a high-level Secret Service security detail wants Reacher to find the holes in her system ...

  • Book - 7

    Jack Reacher. The ultimate loner. An elite ex-military cop who left the service years ago, he's moved from place to place...without family...without possessions...without commitments. And without fear. Which is good, because trouble--big, vi...

  • Book - 8

    Jack Reacher. Hero. Loner. Soldier. Soldier's son. An elite military cop, he was one of the army's brightest stars. But in every cop's life there is one case that changes everything. For Jack Reacher, this is that case.... New Year's Day, 1990. In...

  • Book - 9

    Six shots. Five dead. One heartland city thrown into a state of terror. But within hours the cops have it solved: a slam-dunk case. Except for one thing. The accused man says: You got the wrong guy. Then he says: Get Reacher for me. And sure enoug...

  • Book - 10

    Jack Reacher was alone, the way he liked it, soaking up the hot, electric New York City night, watching a man cross the street to a parked Mercedes and drive it away. The car contained one million dollars in ransom money because Edward Lane, the man ...

  • Book - 11

    From a helicopter high above the California desert, a man is sent free-falling into the night.... And on the streets of Portland, Jack Reacher is pulled out of his wandering life--plunged into the heart of a conspiracy that is killing old friends...a...

  • Book - 12

    Two small towns in the middle of nowhere: Hope and Despair. Between them, nothing but twelve miles of empty road. Jack Reacher can't find a ride, so he walks. All he wants is a cup of coffee. What he gets are four hostile locals, a vagrancy charge, a...

  • Book - 13

    New York City. Two in the morning. A subway car heading uptown. Jack Reacher, plus five other passengers. Four are okay. The fifth isn't. And if you think Reacher isn't going to get involved ... then you don't know Jack. Susan Mark, the fifth pass...

  • Book - 14

    A bus crashes in a savage snowstorm and lands Jack Reacher in the middle of a deadly confrontation. In nearby Bolton, South Dakota, one brave woman is standing up for justice in a small town threatened by sinister forces. If she's going to live long ...

  • Book - 15

    There's deadly trouble in the corn country of Nebraska .. and Jack Reacher walks right into it. First he falls foul of the Duncans, a local clan that has terrified an entire county into submission. But it's the unsolved, decades-old case of a missing...

  • Book - 15.5

    A young Jack Reacher knows how to finish a fight so it stays finished. He knows how to get the job done so it stays done. And, in one of his earliest challenges, he knows that his analytical brain is just as important as his impressive brawn. Oki...

  • Book - 16

    Everything starts somewhere. For elite military cop Jack Reacher, that somewhere was Carter Crossing, Mississippi, way back in 1997. Reacher is ordered undercover to investigate the murder of a young woman. Evidence points to a U.S. soldier with p...

  • Book - 16.5

    Jack Reacher must track down a spy in soldier's clothing -- by matching wits with four formidable females. Three are clean -- but the fourth may prove fatal. Summoned by Military Intelligence to Washington, D.C., Reacher is sent undercover. The a...

  • Book - 17

    Four people in a car. hoping to make Chicago by morning. One man driving. another telling stories that don't add up. A woman in the back. silent and worried. And a hitchhiker with a broken nose. An hour behind them. the FBI descends on an old pump...

  • Book - 18

    Never go back -- but Jack Reacher does, and the past finally catches up with him. . . . Never Go Back is Lee Child’s new novel of action-charged suspense starring “one of the best thriller characters at work today” (Newsweek). Former milit...

  • Book - 18.5

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn this eBook exclusive short story from Lee Child, Jack Reacher is again on the move. But even a pleasant hike on a beautiful summer day turns into a walk on the wild side . . . and perhaps something far more sinister.Don...

  • Book - 19

    "You can leave the army, but the army doesn't leave you. Not always. Not completely," notes Jack Reacher -- and sure enough, the retired military cop is soon pulled back into service. This time, for the State Department and the CIA. Someone has take...

  • Book - 19.5

    In this eBook exclusive short story, #1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child goes back to 1989, when Jack Reacher is an MP assigned to solve the cold-blooded murder of a young officer -- whose killer may be closer to Reacher than he suspects. ...

  • Book - 20

    "Why is this town called Mother's Rest?" That's all Reacher wants to know. But no one will tell him. It's a tiny place hidden in a thousand square miles of wheat fields, with a railroad stop, and sullen and watchful people, and a worried woman named ...

  • Book - 21

    It’s 1996, and Reacher is still in the army. In the morning they give him a medal, and in the afternoon they send him back to school. That night he’s off the grid. Out of sight, out of mind. Two other men are in the classroom -- an FBI agent ...

  • Book - 22

    Reacher takes a stroll through a small Wisconsin town and sees a class ring in a pawn shop window: West Point 2005. A tough year to graduate: Iraq, then Afghanistan. The ring is tiny, for a woman, and it has her initials engraved on the inside. Rea...

  • Book - 22.5

    In a new short story available exclusively as an ebook, Jack Reacher’s spending the holidays in California. The last thing he expects is a blizzard -- or a visit from the world’s deadliest assassin.   Don’t miss a thrilling preview of Lee Chil...

  • Book - 23

    Family secrets come back to haunt Jack Reacher in this electrifying thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child, "a superb craftsman of suspense" (Entertainment Weekly). Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He ...

  • Book - 23.5

    THE BRAND NEW JACK REACHER STAND-ALONE SHORT STORY THAT SEES REACHER GOING DOWN UNDER FOR THE TIME - BUT POSSIBLY NOT THE LAST. It's a short read, but perfect for a coffee break. Jack Reacher, ex-military drifter of no fixed abode, is stalked and...

  • Book - 24

    In the next highly anticipated installment of Lee Child’s acclaimed suspense series, Jack Reacher comes to the aid of an elderly couple . . . and confronts his most dangerous opponents yet. “This is a random universe,” Reacher says. “Once ...

  • Book - 25

    It is close to midnight on a Saturday night when Jack Reacher gets off a bus at the Greyhound station in a sleepy no-name town outside Nashville. As always, Reacher is in no hurry. He has no particular place to go, and all the time in the world to ge...

  • Book - 26

    Reacher never backs down from a problem. And he's about to find a big one, on a deserted Arizona road, where a Jeep has crashed into the only tree for miles around. Under the merciless desert sun, nothing is as it seems. Minutes later Reach...

  • Book - 27

    The gripping new Jack Reacher thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling authors Lee Child and Andrew Child. The plan: It's coming Fall 2022. No Plan B. In Gerrardsville, Colorado, two witnesses to the same tragedy give two different acco...

  • Book - 28

    1992. Eight respectable, upstanding people have been found dead across the US. These deaths look like accidents and don't appear to be connected. Until one body - the victim of a fatal fall from a hospital window - generates some unexpected atten...


The Enemy
2005 Nero Wolfe Award -- Novel
Killing Floor
1998 Anthony Award -- First Novel

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

There are 35 books in the Jack Reacher series.

The Jack Reacher series does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, The Secret (Book 28), was published in October 2023.

The first book in the Jack Reacher series, Killing Floor, was published in March 1997.

The Jack Reacher series primarily falls into the Mystery and Thriller genres.