Lee Child


Lee Child is the creator of the international bestselling, award-winning 28 book series of novels about Jack Reacher.

He’s a Transatlantic No.1 New York Times and Sunday Times bestselling author. His debut, Killing Floor, won both the Anthony and The Barry Award for Best First Mystery.

One Shot and Never Go Back were adapted for the big screen, both starring Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher. Most recently, his series has been adapted by Amazon Prime Video, starring Alan Ritchson, and is the biggest new release on the streamer, clocking up over 7 billion minutes watched.

Lee’s worldwide sales top 100 million with 1 million kindle books sold. Lee is published in 50 languages worldwide. In 2013, Lee was awarded the Crime Writers’ Association Diamond Dagger.

Janet Maslin in The New York Times said Lee Child is – “THE BEST THRILLER WRITER OF THE MOMENT”.

The Boston Globe also said Child is “THE BEST THRILLER WRITER IN THE BUSINESS”.


Child, a native of England and former television writer, now divides his time between Manhattan and the South of France.