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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
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Summary:

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.... -- from back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library GRISHAM (John) - Jake Brigance BK 03 (Text) 37814003319234 LARGE PRINT - FICTION Book None 10/21/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0593168593
  • ISBN: 9780593168592
  • Physical Description: 724 pages ; 24 cm
    text (large print)
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, [2020]

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Summary, etc.: 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.... -- from back cover.
Subject: Criminal defense lawyers Mississippi Fiction
Trials (Murder) Fiction
Mississippi Fiction
Genre: Fiction.
Large type books.
Legal fiction (Literature)
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