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The Resource The last juror, John Grisham, (electronic resource eBook)

The last juror, John Grisham, (electronic resource eBook)

Label
The last juror
Title
The last juror
Statement of responsibility
John Grisham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1970, one of Mississippi's more colorful weekly newspapers went bankrupt. To the surprise and dismay of many, ownership was assumed by a 23 year-old college dropout, named Willie Traynor. The future of the paper looked grim until a young mother was brutally raped and murdered by a member of the notorious Padgitt family. Willie Traynor reported all the gruesome details and the paper began to prosper. The murderer, Danny Padgitt was tried before a packed courthouse in Clanton, Mississippi. The trial came to a startling and dramatic end when he was found guilty. He was sentenced to life in prison, but in Mississippi, in 1970, "life" didn't necessarily mean "life" and nine years later Danny Padgitt managed to get himself paroled. He returned to Ford County and the retribution began
Summary
The future of a bankrupt paper looked grim until a young mother was brutally raped and murdered by a member of the notorious Padgitt family. Willie Traynor reported all the gruesome details, and his newspaper began to prosper. Nine years after Danny Padgitt was convicted, he managed to get himself paroled. He returned to Ford County and the retribution began
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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121709
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grisham, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.R5355
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Trials (Murder)
  • Newspaper publishing
  • Ex-convicts
  • Revenge
  • Jury
  • Mississippi
Target audience
adult
Label
The last juror, John Grisham, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://downloads.live-brary.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=BE1142CA-2205-47DE-891E-1ED3D4B8544C
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307576033
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
bc
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be1142ca-2205-47de-891e-1ed3d4b8544c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive READ
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Label
The last juror, John Grisham, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://downloads.live-brary.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=BE1142CA-2205-47DE-891E-1ED3D4B8544C
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307576033
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
bc
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
be1142ca-2205-47de-891e-1ed3d4b8544c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive READ
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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