The Summons has ratings and reviews. Sammy said: I found this book on CD at my local library. They were having a sale, so I grabbed this CD. The Summons. December 7, Ray Atlee is a professor of law at the University of Virginia. He’s forty-three, newly single, and still enduring the aftershocks of. Join the John Grisham Mailing List. Sign up to get breaking news, exclusive content and thrilling offers. Please enter a valid email address. By clicking subscribe.

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That is the formula trisham Grisham. The Judge’s grandfather had fought with Forrest at Shiloh and throughout the Deep South, and to him no figure in history was more revered.

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And perhaps someone else. But threatening notes appear, followed by break-ins and fires. The Episcopalians do it right. He has a younger brother, Forrest, who redefines the notion of a family’s black sheep.

Professor Atlee studied the envelope, uncertain whether he should open it right summond or wait a moment. It turns out that Ray isn’t the only one who knows about this fortune; someone else is after the money and won’t hesitate to remove Ray from the picture. More By and About Mohn Author.


How about some plot instead? The Judge liked titles and important addresses, and he wanted folks in Clanton, even the postal workers, to know that his son was a professor of law. Ray reluctantly heads south, to his hometown, to the place where he grew up, which he prefers now to avoid.

Writing For the Money Grisham, John What a family, Ray mumbled to himself. I found this book unique in its content and also the characters seemed so life-like. I can’t afford Stanford.

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Half of this book is devoted to the question of “did dad make his money gambling? Sometimes Grisham’s friskiness works, and sometimes it doesn’t.

A I found this book on CD at my local library.

And perhaps someone else. How the casinos check their customers or how rehabilitation centers work doesn’t or at least, in this case didn’t grab my attention. He returned to Clanton only for funerals. No longer on the bench, the Judge has withdrawn to the Atlee mansion and become a recluse. As a result, the book sort of left me cold.


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The awfulness culminates here though, in The Broker. Jan 22, Dag Dawit rated it liked it Shelves: The house was called Maple Run, as if it were some grand estate with a staff and a social calendar. Apr 09, Pages. Or more exactly, what is Ray going to do with it? Maybe the plot was a bit thin and predictable, but Grisham’s writing style is so smooth and easy to read that I was johh to consume this book in two sittings.


He might be forced to keep it himself. Works by John Grisham.

Feb 05, Minutes. I was being selfish In a way, asking for more, I failed to dwell on the most important part of the book: Sep 27, Pages.

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