Worth Dying For - Jack Reacher, Bk 15 Author:Lee Child '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 case of a missing child, already decades-old, that Reacher can't let go. — The Duncans want Reacher gone -- and ... more »it's not just past secrets they're trying to hide. They're awaiting a secret shipment that's already late -- and they have the kind of customers no one can afford to annoy. For, as dangerous as the Duncans are, they're just the bottom of a criminal food chain stretching halfway around the world.
For Reacher, it would have made much more sense to keep on going, to put some distance between himself and the hard-core trouble that's bearing down on him.