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The summons

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: London : Century, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ray Atlee, a Professor of Law at the University of Virginia, is forty-three and newly single. His father, a very sick old man who lives the life of a recluse in the ancestral home in Clanton, Mississippi, was once a beloved and powerful official who towered over local law and politics for many years. With the end in sight, Judge Atlee issues a summons to Ray to return home to Clanton, to discuss the details of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Legal stories
Legal fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 0712684263 9780712684262 071268431X 9780712684316 9780099538332 0099538334
OCLC Number: 49983453
Description: 341 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Grisham.

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For the first time since "A Time to Kill", Grisham returns to Ford County, Mississippi - a place rich in colourful characters and dark family secrets. This time he tells the story of a dying judge  Read more...

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All of Clanton, Mississippi, came out to pay their respects to the late Judge Atlee. Even though he had been ousted from office nearly 10 years previously he was held in high esteem by his legal Read more...

 
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