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An appealing novel!

Advantages: a gripping read
Disadvantages: none

I have been reading and enjoying John Grisham novels for a long time and I always like his tense stories and courtroom dramas. Therefore I was eagerly anticipating his latest offering 'The Appeal', which after reading, I feel ranks alongside some of his b ...

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Another twisting and turning thriller from Grisham

Advantages: Great detail, fast at the beginning and the end
Disadvantages: Slow in the middle, over descriptive

The Appeal saw a return from John Grisham to the legal side of fiction, after a break for two books, 'Playing For Pizza', about American Football in Italy, and 'The Innocent Man', a true story. The Appeal combines some of his wonderful plot development wi ...

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Appealing

Advantages: Intriguing subject matter, page turning stuff.
Disadvantages: Not a classic

Introduction The Appeal is the latest of John Grisham's best selling novels to hit the shelves worldwide. It returns to his native state of Mississippi and back to the court room and justice system that has made him an international star. Plot Th ...

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The Appeal

Advantages: Can't think of any!
Disadvantages: Everything.......

An overall disappoint book from the great John Grisham. This book starts well, then starts to drag, and picks up again towards the end - only to reach a disappointing finish. Although this is a work of fiction, there is an element of truth to this bo ...

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Millions on others misfortune

Advantages: Convincing and gripping read
Disadvantages: None

...read a review extolling the virtues of John Grisham. I've known of this author for a while but have always thought him to be a political writer and of no interest to me at all. However, in the doctors a couple of weeks ago I found myself brow ...

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Review of The King of Torts - John Grisham

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