Tom Cruise Defends “Jack Reacher” Casting

Written by Ella Thomson on Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Jack Reacher fans have been up-in-arms ever since Tom Cruise was cast as the character. The main reason? Because Reacher is written as 6’5″ and over 200 lbs., whereas Cruise is 5’7″ (at best) and trim. “You know, [Lee Child] created the character, I had my own opinion that I didn’t say to Lee and […]


Movie Tie-In Edition of “One Shot” Coming in November

Written by Ella Thomson on Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

The Bantam Dell Publishing Group will be publishing a new cover for One Shot by Lee Child. The re-issue is a movie tie-in edition featuring everyone’s ideal Jack Reacher, Tom Cruise.


Vince Flynn on Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher

Written by Dan Malone on Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

One thing you have to love about Vince Flynn is he doesn’t shy away from controversy. When it comes to the entertainment field, it’s hard to think of a more controversial movie casting than Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher. Vince Flynn, author of the Mitch Rapp series(which if you are a Jack Reacher fan, you’d […]


“A Wanted Man” and Other Books Released

Written by Ella Thomson on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Many people have been awaiting the new release of the next Jack Reacher book, but believe it or not, there’s actually a lot more than just the new Lee Child book coming out this week. First and foremost, currently running away with our poll is the release of A Wanted Man by Lee Child. The […]


Crime Authors Condemn Dishonest Book Promotion

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

49 crime authors have called for a healthy online ecosystem for online purchases. The list of authors includes Jo Nesbo, Karin Slaughter, Ian Rankin and Lee Child.


Lee Child Reads Chapter of Gregg Hurwitz’ Next Thriller

Written by Ella Thomson on Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Lee Child and Gregg Hurwitz have always had mutual admiration for eachothers’ work. That’s why the Jack Reacher author has recorded the first chapter of Hurwitz’ upcoming novel, The Survivor, which will be coming out on August 21st from St. Martin’s Press.


Lee Child Comments on Questionable “Jack Reacher” Casting Choice

Written by Ella Thomson on Sunday, July 15th, 2012

People have been outraged ever since it was announced that 5’7″ Tom Cruise will be playing 6’5″ Jack Reacher. Author Lee Child was asked about his opinion on the choice… “Honestly, I’m incredibly thrilled and grateful that anyone has an opinion at all,” Child said. “Okay, he doesn’t look exactly right, but he sure does […]


Jack Reacher Movie Now Titled “Jack Reacher”

Written by Jenny Brady on Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Paramount has re-titled the upcoming Jack Reacher moving starring Tom Cruise. Originally, it was to be titled “One Shot,” which is the title of the novel by Lee Child. Instead, it will be called “Jack Reacher.”


“One Shot” Now a Holiday Release

Written by Jenny Brady on Thursday, March 15th, 2012

One Shot, the film based on the Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child, will have its release date moved ahead from February 8th, 2013 to December 21st, 2012.


2011 Strand Magazine Critics Awards Nominees Announced

Written by Julie Vegas on Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

The nominees for the 2011 Strand Magazine Critics Awards have been announced! These awards look to recognize the best in mystery fiction and are judged by such media outlets as USA Today, the LA Times, the Chicago Tribune and others.