A Time to Kill
When people outside of Clanton, Mississippi, hear that a black man has killed 2 whites, the town is filled with an angry mob determined to tear down, burn and destroy anything and everyone who opposes them, including defence lawyer Jake Brigance.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dbsovereign - LibraryThing
Probably one of Grisham's best books - mostly to the complexity of the circumstances and the various cultural (Southern) influences. Many compare this to _To Kill a Mockingbird_ (I don't think it's as ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - john257hopper - LibraryThing
This was the first of John Grisham's legal thrillers, centring around the trial of a black man Carl Lee Hailey for the killing of two rednecks who beat and raped his ten year old daughter, leaving her ... Read full review