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lee child, the hard way

“‘It’s an American,’ Lane said. ‘I think.’ He closed his eyes again and concentrated. His lips moved like he was replaying conversations in his head. ‘Yes, American. Certainly a native speaker. No stumbles. Never any weird or unusual words. Just normal, like you would hear all the time.’”
Please take this the right way; this is after all highly competent and completely unpretentious airport reading. But? The very American main character has already described someone as ‘safe as houses.’

Delacorte 05.16.06

May 17, 2011, 4:49pm   Comments

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