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The pelican brief: a novel

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ISBN:
9780440245933
9780440214045
9780385421980
9780385339704
9780307576170
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 4.7, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
660L
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Grouping Authorjohn grisham
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-18 05:22:48AM
Last Indexed2021-10-18 05:38:27AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780385421980

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In suburban Georgetown, a killer's Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death. The next day America learns that two of its Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. And in New Orleans, a young law student prepares a legal brief.

To Darby Shaw it was no more than a legal shot in the dark, a brilliant guess. To the Washington establishment it's political dynamite. Suddenly Darby is witness to a murder--a murder intended for her. Going underground, she finds that there is only one person--an ambitious reporter after a newsbreak hotter than Watergate--she can trust to help her piece together the deadly puzzle. Somewhere between the bayous of Louisiana and the White House's inner sanctums, a violent cover-up is being engineered. For someone has read Darby's brief--someone who will stop at nothing to destroy the evidence of an unthinkable crime.

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2010
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subject_facetAssassination -- Fiction
Journalists -- Fiction
Judges -- Crimes against -- Fiction
Legal stories
Louisiana -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction
Witnesses -- Fiction
Women law students -- Fiction
title_displayThe pelican brief : a novel
title_fullThe Pelican Brief A Novel
The pelican brief : a novel / John Grisham
title_shortThe pelican brief
title_suba novel
topic_facetAssassination
Crimes against
Fiction
Journalists
Judges
Literature
Suspense
Thriller
Witnesses
Women law students