The Client

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Dell, 1994 - Fiction - 566 pages
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In a weedy lot on the outskirts of memphis, two  boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull upt ot the  curb... Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother  were sharing a forbidden cigarrette when a chance  encounter with a suicidal laywer left Mark knowing  a bloody and explosive secret: the whereabouts of  the most sought-after dead body in America. Now  Mark is caught between a legal system gone mad  and a mob killer desperate to cover up his crime.  And his only ally is a woman named Reggie Love,  who has been a lawyer for all of four years.  Prosecutors are willing to break all the rules to make  Mark talk. The mob will stop at nothing to keep  him quiet. And Reggie will do anything to protect  her client -- even take a last, desperate gamble  that could win Mark his freedom... or cost them  both their lives.

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User Review  - doha - LibraryThing

I did not understand this story very well but It is talk about Mark Sway is eleven year old . Mark and his brother like to play outside them house, one day they saw a man that wanted to commit suicide ... Read full review

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User Review  - maggie0807 - LibraryThing

It starts out with a little boy, named Mark and his brother waled into the woods to try and smoke cigarettes. While in the woods, they saw a man killed himself. But before he did so, this man told ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

John Grisham lives with his family in Virginia and Mississippi. His previous novels areA Time to Kill, The Firm, The Pelican Brief, The Client, The Chamber, The Rainmaker, The Runaway Jury, andThe Partner.

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