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The last juror, John Grisham

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The last juror
Title
The last juror
Statement of responsibility
John Grisham
Creator
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
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SFED
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Grisham, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Newspaper publishing
  • Ex-convicts
  • Revenge
  • Jury
  • Mississippi
Label
The last juror, John Grisham
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000026239912
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9781844131617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56094832
Label
The last juror, John Grisham
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000026239912
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9781844131617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56094832

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