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A time to kill

Author: Christopher Tribble; John Grisham
Publisher: Harlow, England : Pearson Education, 2008.
Series: Penguin readers., Level 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ten-year-old Tonya Hailey is attacked and raped by two local men. Carl Lee, Tonya's father, kills them in revenge. Now, only his lawyer and friend, Jake Brigance, stands between him and the electric chair. Is there any hope for Carl Lee in a state where black men have little hope of finding justice?"--Cover, p.[4].
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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Legal fiction (Literature)
Readers (Adult)
Fiction
Problems and exercises
Problems, exercises, etc
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Tribble; John Grisham
ISBN: 9781405882552 1405882557 9781405880206 1405880201 9781408273760 1408273764
OCLC Number: 299116639
Language Note: British English.
Notes: Reading level : Upper-Intermediate.
Description: viii, 93 pages ; 20 cm + 3 audio discs (CD).
Contents: A violent crime --
Revenge --
Afterward --
The Klan --
Lawyers --
Professional witnesses --
Problems for Jake --
The research assistant --
Preparations --
The jury --
The trial begins --
A crazy world --
The trial ends --
Guilty or not guilty?
Series Title: Penguin readers., Level 5.
Responsibility: John Grisham ; retold by Christopher Tribble.

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Contemporary / American EnglishTen-year-old Tonya Hailey is attacked and raped by two local men. Carl Lee, Tonya's father, shoots them. Now only his lawyer and friend, Jake Brigance, stands between  Read more...

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