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Ford County

by: John Grisham
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Stories set in rural Mississippi.

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1. The Judge’s List

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 26, 2021
Number of Pages: 320
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***THE SUNDAY TIMES THRILLER OF THE MONTH*** Nonstop suspense from the Sunday Times bestselling author: Investigator Lacy Stoltz follows the trail of a serial killer, and closes in on a shocking suspect – a sitting judge. In The Whistler, Lacy Stoltz investigated a corrupt judge who was taking millions in bribes from a crime syndicate. She put the criminals away, but only after being attacked and nearly killed. Three years later, and approaching forty, she is tired of her work for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct and ready for a change. Then she meets a mysterious woman who is so frightened she uses a number of aliases. Jeri Crosby”s father was murdered twenty years earlier in a case that remains unsolved and that has grown stone cold. But Jeri has a suspect whom she has become obsessed with and has stalked for two decades. Along the way, she has discovered other victims. Suspicions are easy enough, but proof seems impossible. The man is brilliant, patient, and always one step ahead of law enforcement. He is the most cunning of all serial killers. He knows forensics, police procedure, and most important: he knows the law. He is a judge, in Florida – under Lacy”s jurisdiction. He has a list, with the names of his victims and targets, all unsuspecting people unlucky enough to have crossed his path and wronged him in some way. How can Lacy pursue him, without becoming the next name on his list? The Judge”s List is by any measure John Grisham”s most surprising, chilling novel yet. PRAISE FOR JOHN GRISHAM ”When Grisham gets in the courtroom he lets rip, drawing scenes so real they”re not just alive, they”re pulsating” Mirror ”A superb, instinctive storyteller” The Times ”Storytelling genius . . . he is in a league of his own” Daily Record 350+ million copies, 45 languages, 9 blockbuster films: NO ONE WRITES DRAMA LIKE JOHN GRISHAM

2. Sooley

by: John Grisham
Release date: Apr 27, 2021
Number of Pages: 368
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • John Grisham takes you to a different kind of court in his first basketball novel. Samuel “Sooley” Sooleymon is a raw, young talent with big hoop dreams—and even bigger challenges off the court. “Hard to put down … the pages turn quickly … building to a climax that won’t leave readers doubting whether this is a John Grisham novel.” —Associated Press In the summer of his seventeenth year, Samu00aduel Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basketu00adball tournament. He has never been away from home, nor has he ever been on an airplane. The opportunity to be scouted by dozens of college coaches is a dream come true. Samuel is an amazing athlete, with speed, quicku00adness, and an astonishing vertical leap. The rest of his game, though, needs work, and the American coaches are less than impressed. During the tournament, Samuel receives devu00adastating news from home: A civil war is raging across South Sudan, and rebel troops have ranu00adsacked his village. His father is dead, his sister is missing, and his mother and two younger brothers are in a refugee camp. Samuel desperately wants to go home, but it’s just not possible. Partly out of sympathy, the coach of North Carolina Central offers him a scholaru00adship. Samuel moves to Durham, enrolls in classes, joins the team, and prepares to sit out his freshman season. There is plenty of more mature talent and he isn’t immediately needed. But Samuel has something no other player has: a fierce determination to succeed so he can bring his family to America. He works tirelessly on his game, shooting baskets every morning at dawn by himself in the gym, and soon he’s dominating everyone in practice. With the Central team losu00ading and suffering injury after injury, Sooley, as he is nicknamed, is called off the bench. And the legend begins. But how far can Sooley take his team? And will success allow him to save his family? Gripping and moving, Sooley showcases John Grisham’s unparalleled storytelling powers in a whole new light. This is Grisham at the top of his game.

3. A Time For Mercy

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 13, 2020
Number of Pages: 480
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Jake Brigance is back! The hero of A Time to Kill, one of the most popular novels of our time, returns in a courtroom drama that The New York Times says is “riveting” and “suspenseful.” Clanton, Mississippi. 1990. Jake Brigance finds himself embroiled in a deeply divisive trial when the court appoints him attorney for Drew Gamble, a timid sixteen-year-old boy accused of murdering a local deputy. Many in Clanton want a swift trial and the death penalty, but Brigance digs in and discovers that there is more to the story than meets the eye. Jake’s fierce commitment to saving Drew from the gas chamber puts his career, his financial security, and the safety of his family on the line. In what may be the most personal and accomplished legal thriller of John Grisham’s storied career, we deepen our acquaintance with the iconic Southern town of Clanton and the vivid cast of characters that so many readers know and cherish. The result is a richly rewarding novel that is both timely and timeless, full of wit, drama, and—most of all—heart. Bursting with all the courthouse scheming, small-town intrigue, and stunning plot twists that have become the hallmarks of the master of the legal thriller, A Time for Mercy is John Grisham’s most powerful courtroom drama yet. There is a time to kill and a time for justice. Now comes A Time for Mercy.

4. The Accomplice

by: John Grisham
Release date: May 05, 2020
Number of Pages: 240
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“When his best friend Woody is arrested–an unwitting accomplice to a robbery–Theodore Boone must work to prove his innocence”–

5. The Guardians

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 15, 2019
Number of Pages: 400
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Terrific . . . affecting . . . Grisham has done it again.”—Maureen Corrigan, The Washington Post In the small Florida town of Seabrook, a young lawyer named Keith Russo was shot dead at his desk as he worked late one night. The killer left no clues. There were no witnesses, no one with a motive. But the police soon came to suspect Quincy Miller, a young black man who was once a client of Russo’s. Quincy was tried, convicted, and sent to prison for life. For twenty-two years he languished in prison, maintaining his innocence. But no one was listening. He had no lawyer, no advocate on the outside. In desperation, he writes a letter to Guardian Ministries, a small nonprofit run by Cullen Post, a lawyer who is also an Episcopal minister. Guardian accepts only a few innocence cases at a time. Cullen Post travels the country fighting wrongful convictions and taking on clients forgotten by the system. With Quincy Miller, though, he gets far more than he bargained for. Powerful, ruthless people murdered Keith Russo, and they do not want Quincy Miller exonerated. They killed one lawyer twenty-two years ago, and they will kill another without a second thought. “A suspenseful thriller mixed with powerful themes.”—Associated Press “[John Grisham’s] authorial prowess glows again in this riveting tale.”—Fredericksburg Free Lance–Star

6. New Legal Thriller

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 15, 2019
Number of Pages: 368
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***The explosive new thriller for international bestseller John Grisham – more information coming soon*** Praise for John Grisham”s latest novel, THE RECKONING: ”I couldn”t help thinking of Harper Lee”s great American novel To Kill a Mockingbird while reading The Reckoning . . . [Grisham] knows how to spin a yarn” – Chicago Sun-Times ”May be his greatest work yet” – David Grann, New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon ”Beautifully constructed . . . weaves a truly magical spell” – Daily Mail ”In this saga of love and war, John Grisham has given us a sprawling and engrossing story about a southern family, a global conflict, and the kinds of secrets that can shape all of us. From the courtrooms and jails of rural Mississippi to the war-torn Pacific, Grisham spins a tale that is at once entertaining and illuminating” – Jon Meacham, New York Times bestselling author of The Soul of America ”John Grisham is the master of legal fiction, and his latest starts with a literal bang – and then travels backward through the horrors of war to explore what makes a hero, what makes a villain, and how thin the line between the two might be” – Jodi Picoult, internationally bestselling author of A Spark of Light and Small Great Things ”When a master of storytelling and suspense takes on one of the most wrenching stories in history, the result is a book that will break your heart, set your blood pumping and your mind racing, and leave you gasping for breath by the final page. I”m still trying to recover from The Reckoning” – Candice Millard, New York Times bestselling author of The River of Doubt and Destiny of the Republic ************ THE INNOCENT MAN by John Grisham is now a major six-part documentary series on Netflix ************

7. The Reckoning

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jun 18, 2019
Number of Pages: 592
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Pete Banning was Clanton”s favorite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, neighbor, and a faithful member of the Methodist church. Then one cool October morning in 1946, he rose early, drove into town, walked into the church, and calmly shot and killed the Reverend Dexter Bell. As if the murder wasn”t shocking enough, it was even more baffling that Pete”s only statement about it–to the sheriff, to his defense attorney, to the judge, to his family and friends, and to the people of Clanton–was “I have nothing to say.” And so the murder of the esteemed Reverend Bell became the most mysterious and unforgettable crime Ford County had ever known.

8. The Rooster Bar

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jun 14, 2018
Number of Pages: 374
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They dreamed of changing the world. Instead they”re facing a mountain of debt and no hope of a future. Mark, Todd and Zola are starting to realise it”s not even worth graduating from law school. They”re better off hanging out at The Rooster Bar, plotting how to dodge the loan sharks. But maybe there”s another way. Maybe they know enough about the law to pass as lawyers. Because it turns out the crooked hedge fund billionaire who owns their law school also runs the bank that arranged their student loans. And it”s time justice was served. Even if that means taking on the FBI…

9. The Whistler

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jul 11, 2017
Number of Pages: 432
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“Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Doubleday, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, in 2016”–Title page verso.

10. Camino Island

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jun 06, 2017
Number of Pages: 304
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A gang of thieves stage a daring heist from a secure vault deep below Princeton University”s Firestone Library. Their loot is priceless, but Princeton has insured it for twenty-five million dollars. Bruce Cable owns a popular bookstore in the sleepy resort town of Santa Rosa on Camino Island in Florida. He makes his real money, though, as a prominent dealer in rare books. Very few people know that he occasionally dabbles in the black market of stolen books and manuscripts. Mercer Mann is a young novelist with a severe case of writer”s block who has recently been laid off from her teaching position. She is approached by an elegant, mysterious woman working for an even more mysterious company. A generous offer of money convinces Mercer to go undercover and infiltrate Bruce Cable”s circle of literary friends, ideally getting close enough to him to learn his secrets. But eventually Mercer learns far too much, and there”s trouble in paradise as only John Grisham can deliver it.

11. Witness to a Trial

by: John Grisham
Release date: Sep 27, 2016
Number of Pages: 23
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A startling and original courtroom drama from New York Times #1 Bestseller John Grisham that is the prequel to his newest legal thriller, THE WHISTLER A judge’s first murder trial. A defense attorney in over his head. A prosecutor out for blood and glory. The accused, who is possibly innocent. And the killer, who may have just committed the perfect crime.

12. Rogue Lawyer

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
Number of Pages: 400
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A nomadic lawyer because of frequent death threats, Sebastian Rudd takes on a case involving a brain-damaged young man accused of murdering two little girls.

13. The Tumor

by: John GrishamFocused Ultrasound Foundation
Release date: Mar 01, 2015
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John Grisham says THE TUMOR is the most important book he has ever written. In this short book, he provides readers with a fictional account of how a real, new medical technology could revolutionize the future of medicine by curing with sound. THE TUMOR follows the present day experience of the fictional patient Paul, an otherwise healthy 35-year-old father who is diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. Grisham takes readers through a detailed account of Paul’s treatment and his family’s experience that doesn’t end as we would hope. Grisham then explores an alternate future, where Paul is diagnosed with the same brain tumor at the same age, but in the year 2025, when a treatment called focused ultrasound is able to extend his life expectancy. Focused ultrasound has the potential to treat not just brain tumors, but many other disorders, including Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, hypertension, and prostate, breast and pancreatic cancer. For more information or to order a free hardcopy of the book, please visit The Focused Ultrasound Foundation’s website www.fusfoundation.org. Here you will find a video of Grisham on the TEDx stage with the Foundation’s chairman and a Parkinson’s patient who brings the audience to its feet sharing her incredible story of a focused ultrasound “miracle.” Readers will get a taste of the narrative they expect from Grisham, but this short book will also educate and inspire people to be hopeful about the future of medical innovation.

14. Gray Mountain

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
Number of Pages: 368
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Losing her job at New York City”s largest law firm in the weeks after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Samantha becomes an unpaid intern in a small Appalachian community, where she stumbles upon dangerous secrets.

15. Home Run

by: John Grisham
Release date: Aug 11, 2014
Number of Pages: 269
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16. Theodore Boone

by: John Grisham
Release date: Apr 01, 2014
Number of Pages: 320
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Clearing his name of the false charges of vandalism and theft that were leveled against him, thirteen-year-old legal maverick Theodore Boone hopes to return to his life of giving advice to friends and community members when an exciting new case demands his urgent attention.

17. Calico Joe

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 228
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Follows the divergent paths of a rookie hitter for the Chicago Cubs and a hard-hitting Mets pitcher.

18. The Racketeer

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 382
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When a Federal judge and his secretary fail to appear for a scheduled trial and panicked clerks call for an FBI investigation, a harrowing murder case ensues and culminates in the imprisonment of a lawyer who imparts the story of who killed the judge and why. By the best-selling author of The Litigators. (This book was previously listed in Forecast.)

19. The Accused

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 304
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When Theodore Boone, kid lawyer, is accused of robbery, he vows to do whatever it takes to prove his innocence.

20. YA Thrillers from Adult Bestsellers

by: Harlan CobenElizabeth GeorgeJohn GrishamKathy ReichsBrendan Reichs
Release date: Oct 02, 2012
Number of Pages: 99
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Five thrilling young adult mysteries from five of your favorite New York Times bestselling authors! This digital sampler contains an excerpt from Shelter and Seconds Away by Harlan Coben, The Edge of Nowhere by Elizabeth George, Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer by John Grisham, and Virals by Kathy Reichs.

21. The Innocent Man

by: John Grisham
Release date: Mar 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 435
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Presents the real-life case of Ron Williamson, a mentally ill former baseball player who was wrongfully convicted and sentenced to death for the 1982 murder of a twenty-one-year-old woman in his Oklahoma hometown.

22. A Painted House

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 465
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Racial tension, a forbidden love affair, and murder are seen through the eyes of Luke Chandler, a seven-year-old boy in a 1950s southern cotton-farming community. Reprint.

23. The Appeal

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 484
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The author of such best-selling legal thrillers as A Time to Kill, The Last Juror, and The Brethren presents his latest novel of courtroom and legal suspense as he offers a provocative look at the price of American justice in the story of a ruthless Wall Street tycoon out to rig a state supreme court to get the result he wants during an appeal. Reprint.

24. The Broker

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 448
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After being pardoned, a former Washington power broker is released from prison and smuggled out of the country, given a new identity, and hidden in a small town in Italy, but old enemies from the past are out to destroy him.

25. The Confession

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 448
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Recent parolee Travis Boyette, who suffers from an inoperable brain tumor, confesses that he committed a murder nine years earlier for which another man awaits execution, but finds it difficult to convince the justice system of its error.

26. The Brethren

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 440
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In a minimum security federal prison, three former judges who call themselves “the brethren” meet in the law library to run a rougher form of justice inside their new community and make a little money until one of their new scams derails.

27. The King of Torts

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 480
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Washed-up public defender Clay Carter”s latest case, a routine street killing, takes an unexpected turn when he discovers evidence of a conspiracy involving a large drug company and a lawsuit with a huge potential settlement. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.

28. The Last Juror

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 486
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Convicted of the murder of a young mother in a 1970 trial that ended with his threat to seek revenge against the jurors, Danny Padgitt is paroled after nine years in prison and returns to the scene of the trial in Ford County, Mississippi.

29. The Litigators

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 488
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Law firm partners Oscar Finley and Wally Figg see a chance for huge financial gain when they learn of a pending class action lawsuit against the makers of Krayoxx, a popular cholesterol-reducing drug suspected of causing heart attacks.

30. The Abduction

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
Number of Pages: 256
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When his best friend disappears from her bedroom in the middle of the night, thirteen-year-old Theo uses his legal knowledge and investigative skills to chase down the truth and save April.

31. Three Classic Thrillers 3-Book Bundle

by: John Grisham
Release date: Dec 19, 2011
Number of Pages: 1744
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The #1 New York Times bestselling master of legal suspense, John Grisham has electrified readers with his white-knuckle narratives for more than two decades. Assembled here in a convenient eBook bundle are three of his classic thrillers: The Firm, the runaway hit that ignited his writing career, The Appeal, and The Chamber. Read back-to-back or enjoyed separately, these edge-of-your-seat novels show why John Grisham is—beyond a reasonable doubt—one of the most beloved authors of all time. THE FIRM When Mitch McDeere signed on with Bendini, Lambert & Locke of Memphis, he thought that he and his beautiful wife, Abby, were on their way. The firm leased him a BMW, paid off his school loans, arranged a mortgage, and hired the McDeeres a decorator. Mitch should have remembered what his brother Ray—doing fifteen years in a Tennessee jail—already knew: You never get nothing for nothing. Now the FBI has the lowdown on Mitch’s firm and needs his help. Mitch is caught between a rock and a hard place, with no choice—if he wants to live. THE APPEAL In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town’s water supply, causing the worst “cancer cluster” in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict—or reverse it. The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough to his interests. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. The cost is a few million dollars, a drop in the bucket for a billionaire like Mr. Trudeau. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. They finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice. Their Supreme Court justice. THE CHAMBER In Chicago’s top law firm, a young lawyer stands on the brink of a brilliant career. Now twenty-six-year-old Adam Hall is risking it all for a death-row killer and an impossible case: Sam Cayhall is a former Klansman and unrepentant racist facing the death penalty for a fatal bombing in 1967. Cayhall has run out of chances—except for one: a determined lawyer who just happens to be his grandson. While the executioners prepare the gas chamber, while the protesters gather, and while the TV cameras wait, Adam has only days, hours, minutes to save his client. For between the two men is a chasm of shame, family lies, and secrets—including the one secret that could save Sam Cayhall’s life . . . or cost Adam his.

32. Bleachers

by: John Grisham
Release date: Dec 01, 2011
Number of Pages: 240
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From the best-selling author of The Painted House, The Pelican Brief, and The Firm comes a nostalgic novel about high school football in a small Texas town, a place in which football has become a religion. Reprint.

33. The Associate

by: John Grisham
Release date: May 01, 2011
Number of Pages: 384
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Promising law school graduate Kyle McAvoy harbors a secret that falls into the hands of some unscrupulous characters who blackmail him into taking a job with a prestigious law firm, where he participates in a scheme that can land him in prison or get himkilled.

34. Penguin Readers 6: Testament, the Book and Mp3 Pack

by: John Grisham
Release date: Apr 26, 2011
Number of Pages: 107
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Contemporary / American EnglishNate O”Riley is a powerful Washington lawyer. Returning to work after a long stay in hospital is difficult for Nate. Then he is sent on a journey that takes him from the tense courtrooms of Washington to the dangerous swamps of Brazil. It is a journey that will change his life forever… This Pack contains a Book and MP3

35. A Time to Kill

by: John Grisham
Release date: Mar 16, 2010
Number of Pages: 672
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The master of the legal thriller probes the savage depths of racial violence in this searing courtroom drama featuring the beloved Jake Brigance. “John Grisham may well be the best American storyteller writing today.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer The life of a ten-year-old black girl is shattered by two drunken and remorseless white men. The mostly white town of Clanton in Ford County, Mississippi, reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime—until the girl’s father acquires an assault rifle and takes justice into his own hands. For ten days, as burning crosses and the crack of sniper fire spread through the streets of Clanton, the nation sits spellbound as defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save his client’s life—and then his own. Don’t miss any of John Grisham’s gripping Jake Brigance novels: A TIME TO KILL • SYCAMORE ROW • A TIME FOR MERCY

36. The Testament

by: John Grisham
Release date: Mar 16, 2010
Number of Pages: 560
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In a plush Virginia office, a rich, angry old man is furiously rewriting his will. With his death just hours away, Troy Phelan wants to send a message to his children, his ex-wives, and his minions—a message that will touch off a vicious legal battle and transform dozens of lives. Because Troy Phelan’s new will names a sole surprise heir to his eleven-billion-dollar fortune: a mysterious woman named Rachel Lane, a missionary living deep in the jungles of Brazil. Enter the lawyers. Nate O’Riley is fresh out of rehab, a disgraced corporate attorney handpicked for his last job: to find Rachel Lane at any cost. As Phelan’s family circles like vultures in D.C., Nate goes crashing through the Brazilian jungle, entering a world where money means nothing, where death is just one misstep away, and where a woman—pursued by enemies and friends alike—holds a stunning surprise of her own. BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from John Grisham”s Sycamore Row.

37. Ford County: Stories

by: John Grisham
Release date: Mar 16, 2010
Number of Pages: 320
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BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from John Grisham”s The Litigators. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER New York Times bestselling author John Grisham takes us back to Ford County, Mississippi, the setting of his first novel, A Time to Kill. This riveting collection of short stories features an unforgettable cast of characters: Wheelchair-bound Inez Graney and her two older sons embark on a bizarre road trip through the Mississippi Delta to visit Inez’s youngest son, Raymond—on death row. A hard-drinking, low-grossing divorce lawyer fed up with his wife, his life, and the law plans a drastic escape after an unexpected phone call. A quiet, unassuming data collector sets out to bring down a flashy casino owner with his skill at blackjack—as payback for the theft of his wife. A stalker hunts victims in a retirement home, a lawyer confronts a vengeful adversary from the past, and a young man from a prominent family is driven off by scandal and fear—but finds unexpected redemption on the wrong side of the tracks. Often hilarious, frequently moving, and always entertaining, this collection makes it abundantly clear why John Grisham is our most popular storyteller.

38. Skipping Christmas

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
Number of Pages: 248
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Luther and Nora Frank decide to skip Christmas this year and go on a cruise when suddenly everything gets chaotic.

39. The Pelican Brief

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
Number of Pages: 482
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When the Supreme Court”s most liberal and most conservative justices are gunned down, law student Darby Shaw builds a case against a powerful suspect, whose threats send her underground. By the author of The Firm. 250,000 first printing. $500,000 ad/promo. Tour.

40. Delta Blues

by: James Lee BurkeJohn GrishamCharlaine Harris
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
Number of Pages: 400
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Collects nineteen short stories set in the Mississippi Delta and involving the blues by such authors as James Lee Burke, John Grisham, Alice Jackson, Nathan Singer, and Les Standford.

41. The Firm

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
Number of Pages: 544
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Originally published: [New York]: Doubleday, 1991.

42. El asociado

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
Number of Pages: 451
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Prometedor oscuro secreto del colegio de abogados graduados Kyle McAvoy es descubierto por unos personajes sin escr{250}pulos que chantajearlo a tomar un trabajo con un prestigioso bufete de abogados, donde participa en un sistema ilegal y peligroso.

43. Touchdown

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
Number of Pages: 366
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John Grisham einmal anders – ein Amerikaner entdeckt seine italienische Seele Einst umjubelter Football-Star steht Rick Dockery plötzlich vor dem Aus. Ein Angebot aus dem fernen Italien kommt wie gelegen: Die Parma Panthers suchen einen neuen Spielmacher. Rick zögert nicht, und aus der Reise ins Ungewisse wird die Reise in ein neues Leben. John Grisham hat 24 Romane, ein Sachbuch, einen Erzählband und drei Jugendbücher veröffentlicht. Seine Bücher wurden in 38 Sprachen übersetzt. Er lebt in Virginia und Mississippi.

44. The Client

by: John GrishamJanet McAlpin
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
Number of Pages: 64
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Mark Sway is eleven and he knows a terrible secret. He knows where a body is hidden. Some secrets are so dangerous that it”s better not to tell. But it”s just as dangerous if you don”t. So Mark needs help fast – because there isn”t much time.

45. The Rainmaker

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2005
Number of Pages: 561
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Abandoning his aspirations about living the good life, novice Memphis lawyer Rudy Baylor fears he will lose everything in the face of a pivotal case that could cost him his life or turn him into the biggest rainmaker in the land as he stumbles upon a huge case of insurance fraud in which he must go head to head with one of the most powerful defense attorneys and industries in America. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.

46. Der Coach

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2004
Number of Pages: 188
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Das Spiel des Lebens Grishams wohl persönlichstes Buch – ein bewegender Roman um eine väterliche Freundschaft, um Rückkehr und Abschied und das Spiel des Lebens, das ganz eigenen Regeln gehorcht. Fünfzehn Jahre nach dem tragischen Ende seiner kurzen, glorreichen Profikarriere kehrt Rake heim, um sich von seinem damaligen Coach zu verabschieden, der im Sterben liegt. John Grisham hat 24 Romane, ein Sachbuch, einen Erzählband und drei Jugendbücher veröffentlicht. Seine Bücher wurden in 38 Sprachen übersetzt. Er lebt in Virginia und Mississippi.

47. Collected John Grisham(Penguin Readers Set 4)

by: John Grisham
Release date: Dec 22, 2002
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48. John Grisham 3 Copy Box Set

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 01, 2002
Number of Pages: 3
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Justice is served in this exciting three-pack of Grisham novels, designed to appeal to both his devoted fans and new readers. Wrap up your holiday shopping with this boxed set, which includes the author’s first novel,A Time To Kill. Set includes 1 mass market paperback edition each of: The Partner The Street Lawyer A Time To Kill

49. The Summons

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 2002
Number of Pages: 341
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For the first time since A Time to Kill, the author returns to Ford County, Mississippi, a place rich in colorful characters and dark family secrets, for his latest legal thriller.

50. The Partner

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 1998
Number of Pages: 468
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Thought killed in a car accident four years earlier, Patrick Lanigan is discovered living in Brazil under the name of Danilo Silva and presumably in possession of millions of dollars missing from his former firm”s offshore account

51. The Street Lawyer

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 1998
Number of Pages: 348
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After a violent encouanter with a homeless man, talented corporate lawyer Michael finds himself out on the streets, lucky to be alive, and holding a top-secret file belonging to his former employer

52. The Runaway Jury

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 1996
Number of Pages: 451
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A member of the jury for the century”s most explosive trial against a giant tobacco company, Juror #2, a mysterious man with a past and a hidden agenda, joins forces with a beautiful woman on the outside to get the verdict he wants, no matter what the cost. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.

53. The Chamber

by: John Grisham
Release date: Jan 01, 1995
Number of Pages: 676
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Twenty-two years after the bombing of a Mississippi law office in which Marvin Kramer”s two sons died, Klan member Sam Cayhill, the accused killer, has nearly exhausted his death row appeals, until young lawyer Adam Hall takes the case

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