By John Grisham
Earlier than The Firm and The Pelican Brief made him a superstar, John Grisham wrote this riveting tale of retribution and justice -- ultimately it's to be had in a Doubleday hardcover version. during this searing courtroom drama, best-selling writer John Grisham probes the savage depths of racial violence...as he delivers a compelling story of doubtful justice in a small southern town...Clanton, Mississippi.
The lifetime of a ten-year-old lady is shattered by means of two drunken and remorseless younger guy. The mostly white city reacts with surprise and horror on the inhuman crime. till her black father acquires an assault rifle -- and takes justice into his personal outraged hands.
For ten days, as burning crosses and the crack of sniper fireplace unfold via the streets of Clanton, the country sits spellbound as young safety lawyer Jake Brigance struggles to save his client's life...and then his own...
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A Time to Kill by John Grisham