Tag Archives: John Grisham

Mystery Monday Meme: Camino Island by John Grisham

Today’s mystery is Camino Island by John Grisham, a complicated look at the underground buying and selling of stolen first editions and manuscripts.  It begins with the theft of 5 priceless F. Scott Fitzgerald manuscripts from Princeton University’s Firestone Library … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf — April 26th, 2019

It’s been 9 months since I’ve tended to my book blog and while I haven’t been writing, I have been reading.  Now that my renovations and upgrades in my new condo are almost done, I’m hoping I’ll be able to … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham

Today’s mystery is by a favourite author, John Grisham and is a bit of a departure for him.  The Rogue Lawyer is Sebastian Rudd.  His office is a customized, bullet-proof van, he owns a Puerto Rican cage fighter, and his … Continue reading

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Junior/Teen Read: The Abduction, a Theodore Boone novel by John Grisham

This is the first Theodore Boone novel by John Grisham that I’ve read and is the second in the series.  Theo is a delightful character who will introduce young people to the exciting aspects of the court system, including Animal Court, … Continue reading

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You Got That Right*

If you love a great mystery, especially classic ones like Agatha Christie, then you’re going to love following this blog. Margot Kinberg is a mystery author who also writes about the process and cites examples from all the best mystery … Continue reading

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The Judge, Movie Review

Casting Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr. as The Judge and his son, the lawyer, was inspired.  Cocky, sardonic, and abrasive, Downey Jr. is the perfect foil for his overbearing, morally-superior father who is known by the whole town of … Continue reading

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Part of the Mind of Grisham

I finished The Street Lawyer: A Novel by Grisham. John Published by Dell (2010) Mass Market Paperback, while I was in NYC a week or so ago.  There were things about this book that I really liked.  It told a … Continue reading

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