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My Week In Review

Hi everyone. Thanks for stopping by to check on my week. I’ve had a fun week. My reading has been highlighted this week by Stories — with a capital S. Every thing I read contained Did you know that there … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Whistler by John Grisham

I’ve read all of John Grisham’s legal thrillers, but this is the first time I can recall that the focus has been on corrupt judges. Yes, there have been some judges in a couple of his other novels, but this … Continue reading

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Two Good Legal Thrillers: Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham

In Rogue Lawyer, John Grisham created Sebastian Rudd, the kind of fictional character I like to spend time with. He ’s a solid defense attorney. He has a passion for people who seem to be getting railroaded by corrupt or … Continue reading

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Great Southern Storytelling: Ford County by John Grisham

Publisher: Doubleday, 2009 Audiobook: Narrated by the author – 8 hours, 42 minutes I found this audio gem at the library about six months ago. I don’t know why it’s been sitting all this time untouched on my iPod. I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Gray Mountain

 . Author: John Grisham Publisher: Doubleday, October 2014 Genre: Legal Thriller Gray Mountain is a fictional mountain in the Appalachian Mountains. It was one of those mountains that had it’s entire top cut off so coal could be extracted easier … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sycamore Row by John Grisham

If you are among the millions who read John Grisham’s first bestseller, A Time to Kill (1989), you are going to love Sycamore Row. It’s a great return to what you liked when you first started reading Grisham. I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Racketeer

Author: John Grisham Publisher: Doubleday, 2012 Genre: Legal Thriller Source: Public Library My Rating: B+ Attention all old John Grisham fans: The Racketeer is a book in the the old Grisham form. It’s complicated, with lots of twists and turns. … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Appeal

Author: John Grisham Publisher: Doubleday, 2008 Genre: Legal Thriller My Rating: A I set a goal for myself for 2013. I promised myself I would try to write my own summary of every book I review this year. When it … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Litigators

Author: John Grisham Publisher: Doubleday, October, 2011 Genre: Legal Thriller My Rating: B+ I stopped by the library the other day and picked up a copy of The Litigators. It’s John Grisham’s latest legal thriller. I have several other books … Continue reading

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