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The Rooster Bar

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: London, England : Hodder & Stoughton, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mark, Todd, and Zola came to law school to change the world, to make it a better place. But now, as third-year students, these close friends realize they have been duped. They all borrowed heavily to attend a third-tier, for-profit law school so mediocre that its graduates rarely pass the bar exam, let alone get good jobs. And when they learn that their school is one of a chain owned by a shady New York hedge-fund  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Legal fiction (Literature)
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Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 9781473616950 1473616956 9781473616967 1473616964
OCLC Number: 994217072
Description: 352 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: John Grisham.

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Engrossing * Chris Roberts, CrimeReview.co.uk * Good idea; good, vengeful execution * Janet Maslin, Independent * Grisham writes in such an inventive spirit . . . [a] buoyant, mischievous thriller . Read more...

 
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