- 384 pages
- The Guardians
- John Grisham
- 14 April 2018 John Grisham
In The Small North Florida Town Of Seabrook, A Young Lawyer Named Keith Russo Was Shot Dead At His Desk As He Worked Late One Night The Killer Left No Clues Behind There Were No Witnesses, No Real Suspects, No One With A Motive The Police Soon Settled On Quincy Miller, A Young Black Man Who Was Once A Client Of Russo S Quincy Was Framed, Convicted, And Sent To Prison For Life For Twenty Two Years He Languished In Prison With No Lawyer, No Advocate On The Outside Then He Wrote A Letter To Guardian Ministries, A Small Innocence Group Founded By A Lawyer Minister Named Cullen Post Guardian Handles Only A Few Innocence Cases At A Time, And Post Is Its Only Investigator He Travels The South Fighting Wrongful Convictions And Taking Cases No One Else Will Touch With Quincy Miller, Though, He Gets Far Than He Bargained For Powerful, Ruthless People Murdered Keith Russo, And They Do Not Want Quincy Exonerated.They Killed One Lawyer Twenty Two Years Ago, And They Will Kill Another One Without A Second Thought.
Long before his name became synonymous with the modern legal thriller, he was working 60 70 hours a week at a small Southaven, Mississippi law practice, squeezing in time before going to the office and during courtroom recesses to work on his hobby writing his first novel.Born on February 8, 1955 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, to a construction worker and a homemaker, John Grisham as a child dreamed of