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Sycamore row [electronic resource] : Jake Brigance Series, Book 2. John Grisham.

Grisham, John. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780385537926 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam, 2013.

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Summary, etc.: #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERDon't miss an original essay by John Grisham in the back of the book. John Grisham takes you back to where it all began. One of the most popular novels of our time, A Time to Kill established John Grisham as the master of the legal thriller. Now we return to Ford County as Jake Brigance finds himself embroiled in a fiercely controversial trial that exposes a tortured history of racial tension. Seth Hubbard is a wealthy man dying of lung cancer. He trusts no one. Before he hangs himself from a sycamore tree, Hubbard leaves a new, handwritten will. It is an act that drags his adult children, his black maid, and Jake into a conflict as riveting and dramatic as the murder trial that made Brigance one of Ford County's most notorious citizens, just three years earlier. The second will raises many more questions than it answers. Why would Hubbard leave nearly all of his fortune to his maid? Had...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.2 ATOS Level
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Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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