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Author: John Grisham
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In a federal prison, three former judges who call themselves "the brethren" meet in the law library to run a rougher form of justice inside their community and make some money, but when one of their scams derails, they are forced to confront the world of their own creation.
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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Detective and mystery stories
MYSTERY FICTION
Legal fiction (Literature)
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 0385497482 9780385497480 0385497466 9780385497466 0375409726 9780375409721 0712680012 9780712680011 0099280256 9780099280255 1876590211 9781876590215 0440236673 9780440236672 0385339674 9780385339674
OCLC Number: 54083777
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001
Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001.
Description: 366 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: John Grisham.
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Trumble is a minimum security federal prison, home to drug dealers, bank robbers, swindlers, embezzlers, tax evaders, and three former judges who call themselves The Brethren. It ensnares the wrong  Read more...

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"Grisham spins out a compelling, beautifully written thriller... it's all absolutely brilliant" * Independent on Sunday * "An engaging and fast-paced story of powerful men in high places and Read more...

 
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