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Camino Island by John Grisham

Unusually for John Grisham ‘Camino Island’ is not a legal thriller. The first section of the novel involves the theft of the original F. Scott Fitzgerald manuscripts from Princeton University library. It is a daring theft which is executed to … Continue reading

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The Whistler by John Grisham

I didn’t enjoy John Grisham’s previous novel ‘Rogue Lawyer’ very much, so ‘The Whistler’ was a pleasant change. Lacy Stoltz and Hugo Hatch work for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct. The organisation is tasked with investigating misconduct by Florida … Continue reading

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The Firm by John Grisham

I hate it when you read a book and the actor who played the main character keeps popping into you head. I much prefer creating my own pictures of characters and I had a lot of trouble making Mitch McDeere … Continue reading

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Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham

‘Rogue Lawyer’ is about a lawyer named Sebastian Rudd who defends people who no one wlse will defend. Many of them are guilty but he still has a reasonable success rate. And for clients who are innocent he is excellent … Continue reading

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Gray Mountain by John Grisham

‘Gray Mountain’ is John Grisham’s latest legal thriller and is one of those books that I barely put down once I started it. Samantha Kofer works for a large New York Law firm. She comes from the right background (both … Continue reading

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John Grisham Profile and Books

John Grisham, born in 1955, is the master of the legal thriller. He was born in Jonesboro Arkansas and grew up in Southaven Mississippi. His father was a construction worker and cotton farmer and his mother was a homemaker. Grisham … Continue reading

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Sycamore Row by John Grisham

‘Sycamore Row’ is the sequel to John Grisham’s first novel – ‘A Time To Kill’. Although the stories in the two books aren’t that closely linked, an excellent cast of characters carries across from the first book to this one. … Continue reading

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A Time To Kill by John Grisham

‘A Time To Kill’ is the first John Grisham book that I’ve read for years and now I can’t work out why I haven’t been reading Grisham books regularly. I picked this book up because ‘Sycamore Row’, due for release … Continue reading

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