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The king of torts

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Large printView all editions and formats
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The office of the public defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in a real firm. When he reluctantly takes the case of a young man charged with a random street killing, he assumes it is just another of the many senseless murders that hit D.C. every week.
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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 0739431951 9780739431955 0375431969 9780375431968
OCLC Number: 554988026
Notes: Accelerated Reader Word Count - 108256.
Target Audience: Upper grades (9-12) through adult.
Description: 576 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Grisham.

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The office of the public defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in a real firm. When he reluctantly takes the case of a young man charged with a random street killing, he assumes it is just another of the many senseless murders that hit D.C. every week.

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