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I've Been Swayed

Advantages: More simply written than much of Grisham's work
Disadvantages: Some highly unrealistic moments

...I've not read a huge amount of John Grisham's work, but when I have I've not always been entirely impressed. He can frequently descend into the kind of legal detail I tend to find a little boring and impenetrable, especially as a non-US citizen not entir ...

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The Client is the story of an ex alcoholic lawyer called Reggie Love who is hired by a young boy who has witnessed the suicide of a mob lawyer. The two embark on a journey of discovery and intrigue as Reggie finds the love a child when hers have been take ...

MarcusPerkins 12.09.2000 · Read full review
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Vintage Grisham

Advantages: Good Grisham plot
Disadvantages: But he's done better

...Another great Grisham plot - a young boy witnessing a suicide, then having no-one to turn to. He tries to do the right thing while having to carry his family through rough times too. Once again, Grisham's characters are well developed and interesting, and ...

JaySee 14.07.2000 · Read full review
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Poor child...

Advantages: Thrilling, entertaining, a must read
Disadvantages: None noted.

...is essentially about a smarty pants kid who runs rings around the American legal system. It starts out with two young boys who are out on a walk when they chance on a man about to commit suicide - the man tells the older boy a deadly secret (wh ...

Whizzdom 14.11.2007 · Read full review
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The client

Advantages: Original Pacey thriller
Disadvantages: none

...is a young kid with an old head. Brought up in a trailer park by his mother he has learnt to look after his family after his father inflicted abuse on them. To escape from the reality of his life he sneaks off to the woods with his younger brot ...

hmd3 15.02.2005 · Read full review
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