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by John Grisham
- ISBN: 009917961X
- Category: Thriller & Mystery
- Author: John Grisham
- Subcategory: Thrillers & Suspense
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- Language: English
- Publisher: Arrow/Children's (a Division of Random House; First Paperback Edition edition (January 1, 1996)
- Pages: 711 pages
- FB2 size: 1444 kb
- EPUB size: 1483 kb
- Rating: 4.1
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John Grisham's five novels - A Time To Kill, The Firm, The Pelican Brief, The Client, and The Chamber - have been number one best-sellers, and have a combined total of 47 million copies in print. Now, inThe Rainmaker, Grisham returns to the courtroom for the first time since A Time To Kill, and weaves a riveting tale of legal intrigue and corporate greed. Combining suspense, narrative momentum, and humor as only John Grisham can, this is another spellbinding read from the most popular author of our time.
Home John Grisham The Rainmaker. dollars a week from the Great Benefit Life Insurance Company of Cleveland, Ohio. I study the debit book, a little journal used to record the weekly payments. It appears as though the agent, one Bobby Ott, actually visited the Blacks every week. My little table is covered with neat stacks of papers, and I read everything Dot gave me.
The Rainmaker is a 1995 novel by John Grisham. This was Grisham's sixth novel. It differs from most of his other novels in that it is written almost completely in the simple present tense. Rudy Baylor is about to graduate from Memphis State Law School. They sat the four of us in one corner along with our leader, Professor Smoot, and examined us closely as we picked at neoprene chicken and icy peas. My Jell-O was yellow, and this was noticed by a bearded old goat with the name Bosco scrawled on his Hello-My-Name-Is tag stuck above his dirty shirt pocket.
InThe Rainmaker, John Grisham tells the story of a young man barely out of law school who finds himself taking on one . I enjoyed myself reading this and will certainly pick up another Grisham book in the future. Before I wrap up, a quick word on the film/movie comparison.
InThe Rainmaker, John Grisham tells the story of a young man barely out of law school who finds himself taking on one of the most powerful, corrupt, and ruthless companies in America - and exposing a complex, multibillion-dollar insurance scam. I had previously seen the movie adaptation of this novel and, like A Time to Kill, I think the movie outshined its source. Very little had to be cut from the movie and Coppola did a great job of translating the tone of the story.
The Rainmaker John Grisham. Smoot is standing against the wall behind us. Miss. Birdie is doing the announcements, hospital reports and obituaries. One. MY DECISION TO BECOME A LAWYER was irrevocably sealed when I realized my father hated the legal profession. I was a young teenager, clumsy, embarrassed by my awkwardness, frustrated with life, horrified of puberty, about to be shipped off to a military school by my father for insubordination. He was an ex-Marine who believed boys should live by the crack of the whip. She's yelling into a microphone with a sound system that's working remarkably well.
Bestselling author John Grisham returns to the courtroom for the first time since A Time to Kill to weave this riveting tale .
Bestselling author John Grisham returns to the courtroom for the first time since A Time to Kill to weave this riveting tale of legal intrigue and corporate greed. Combining suspense, narrative momentum, and humor as only John Grisham can, The Rainmaker provides another spellbinding, thrill-a-minute read.
This book had a first for a John Grisham novel: A side plot. As far as The Rainmaker goes, it isn't a killer plot, not even that suspenseful. The book starts off very good, but never really climaxed. It was about a girl named Kelly Riker whom Rudy slowly finds himself attracted to. The problem is: She is married to a spouse-abuser. However, it doesn't matter all that much - perhaps because the characters are easy to relate with. Additionally, Grisham's cynical outlook in this story is pretty on the mark with the law profession of our society.
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