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The Rainmaker

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The Rainmaker

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
John Grisham
publisher:
Doubleday
genre:
Fiction, Mystery and Thriller, Legal Thriller

We gave it an A-

In The Rainmaker, John Grisham returns to courtroom melodrama for the first time since A Time to Kill. The novel, which pits an impoverished Memphis State law student against a greedy insurance company, is a tad predictable, but Grisham’s minor characters and near-Dickensian zeal for mocking pomposity will endear him to his many readers all over again.