Awards
1998 - Anthony Award for Best First Mystery Novel winner
1998 - Macavity Award for Best First Mystery Novel nominee
1998 - Barry Award for Best First Novel winner
1998 - Independent Booksellers Association's Dilys Award nominee
Characters
Jack Reacher (Male) , Drifter , Former military policeman; passing through Margrave, Georgia, when he is arrested for murder; discovers his brother, a brilliant U.S. Treasury agent has been murdered
Genre
Fiction
Mystery
Thriller
Topics
Drifters
Brothers
Small town life
Murder investigations
False accusations
Blues musicians
Legends
Southern life
Setting
Georgia - South (U.S.)
Time Period
1990s -- 20th century