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The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken and remorseless young men. The mostly white town of Clanton in Ford County, Mississippi, reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime. Until herblack father acquires an assault rifle and takes justice into his own outraged hands.

For ten days, as burning crosses and the crack of sniper fire spread through the streets of Clanton, the nation sitsspellbound as young defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save his client's life-and then his own.

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Synopsis:

Criminal lawyer Jake Brigance faces the fight of his life when he is asked to defend Carl Hailey, who, in a rage of anger, shot and killed the men on trial for the rape of his daughter.

Synopsis:

Before The Firm andThe Pelican Brief made him a superstar,John Grisham wrote this riveting story ofretribution and justice — at last it's available in aDoubleday hardcover edition. In this searing courtroomdrama, best-selling

About the Author

John Grisham is the author of The Brethren, The Testament, The Street Lawyer, The Partner, The Runaway Jury, The Rainmaker, The Chamber, The Client, The Pelican Brief, The Firm, and A Time to Kill.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307576132
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Subject:
Fiction : General
Author:
John Grisham
Author:
Grisham, John
Subject:
Fiction : Suspense
Subject:
Fiction : Thrillers
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Foreign Languages-ESL
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Contemporary Thrillers
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Suspense
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20040315
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
528

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Fiction and Poetry » Popular Fiction » Suspense

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"Synopsis" by , Criminal lawyer Jake Brigance faces the fight of his life when he is asked to defend Carl Hailey, who, in a rage of anger, shot and killed the men on trial for the rape of his daughter.
"Synopsis" by , Before The Firm andThe Pelican Brief made him a superstar,John Grisham wrote this riveting story ofretribution and justice — at last it's available in aDoubleday hardcover edition. In this searing courtroomdrama, best-selling
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