The Pardon
Score: 4.5
From 84 Ratings

The Pardon


  • Author: James Grippando
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 1588481 Bytes


Jack Swyteck, a brilliant Miami defense attorney has spent years rebelling against his father, Harry, now Florida's governor. Their estrangement seems complete when Harry allows one of Jack's clients -- a man Jack believes is innocent -- to die in the electric chair.But when a psychopath bent on serving his own twisted version of justice places both Jack and Harry in extreme jeopardy, the two have nowhere to turn but to each other. Together they must find a way to overcome their cunning tormentor's manipulation . . . even as the stakes are being raised to far more perilous heights....

An Innocent Client by Scott Pratt Summary

An Innocent Client by Scott Pratt Summary


  • Author: BooksHead
  • Release Date : 2020-08-08
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 303012 Bytes


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An Innocent Client
Score: 4.5
From 19 Ratings

An Innocent Client


  • Author : Scott Pratt
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0451412656


An Innocent Client Book Description :

Burned out defense attorney Joe Dillard, against his better judgment, takes the case of Angel Christian, a waitress in a strip club, who is accused of stabbing a preacher to death in a Tennessee motel--a case that is linked to his own deeply troubled sister and a vindictive detective. Original....

An Innocent Client
Score: 4.5
From 19 Ratings

An Innocent Client


  • Author : Scott Pratt
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Clergy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1480030473


An Innocent Client Book Description :

A preacher is found brutally murdered in a Tennessee motel room.A beautiful, mysterious young girl is accused. In this Mystery Readers International finalist for "Best Debut Mystery," criminal defense lawyer Joe Dillard has become jaded over the years as he's tried to balance his career against his conscience. Savvy but cynical, Dillard wants to quit doing criminal defense, but he can't resist the chance to represent someone who might actually be innocent. His drug-addicted sister has just been released from prison and his mother is succumbing to Alzheimer's, but Dillard's commitment to the case never wavers despite the personal troubles and professional demands that threaten to destroy him."Pratt's richly developed characters are vivid and believabl...

Injustice for All

Injustice for All


  • Author : Scott Pratt
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0451230825


Injustice for All Book Description :

When infamous Judge Leonard Green is murdered, prosecutor Joe Dillard, forced by duty to catch the killer, is stunned when his investigation takes him from the halls of justice to his own home where he is unable to deal with the truth. Original....

The Innocent Man
Score: 3.5
From 74 Ratings

The Innocent Man


  • Author : John Grisham
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 2010-03-16
  • Genre: True Crime
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307576019


The Innocent Man Book Description :

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • John Grisham’s first work of nonfiction: a true crime story that will terrify anyone who believes in the presumption of innocence. NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY SERIES “Both an American tragedy and [Grisham’s] strongest legal thriller yet, all the more gripping because it happens to be true.”—Entertainment Weekly In the town of Ada, Oklahoma, Ron Williamson was going to be the next Mickey Mantle. But on his way to the Big Leagues, Ron stumbled, his dreams broken by drinking, drugs, and women. Then, on a winter night in 1982, not far from Ron’s home, a young cocktail waitress named Debra Sue Carter was savagely murdered. The investigation led nowhere. Until, on the flimsiest evidence, it led to Ron Wil...

Reasonable Fear

Reasonable Fear


  • Author : Scott Pratt
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1456324608


Reasonable Fear Book Description :

"Reasonable Fear" is the fourth of the acclaimed Joe Dillard series offered by Scott Pratt. The series has encompassed legal thriller, legal mystery, and legal suspense, and has been favorably compared to the master, John Grisham. In this novel, Joe Dillard has become the district attorney in Northeast Tennessee and is confronted with the most difficult case of his life. Three young women have been murdered, and Dillard becomes deeply involved in the case with Sheriff Leon Bates. Dillard soon realizes that he is up against an enemy that he has never before encountered; someone so rich and so powerful that the course of justice could easily be altered by money and politics. When the villains start threatening Dillard's family, he asks himself the most...

In Good Faith
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

In Good Faith


  • Author : Scott Pratt
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0451412729


In Good Faith Book Description :

Determined to convict two Goth teens who brutally murdered a family in rural Tennessee, prosecutor Joe Dillard risks everything when he discovers that there was someone else involved in the killings--a woman named Natasha whom the teens refuse to implicate, fearing for their lives. Original....

Grace and Justice on Death Row

Grace and Justice on Death Row


  • Author : Brian W. Stolarz
  • Publisher : Skyhorse
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781510715127


Grace and Justice on Death Row Book Description :

A Washington Post bestseller! A chilling and compassionate look at how close an innocent man was to being put death with a foreword by Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking. What is worse than having a client on Death Row in Texas? Having a client on Death Row in Texas who is innocent and not knowing if you will be able to stop his execution in time. Grace and Justice on Death Row: A Race Against Time to Free an Innocent Man tells the story of Alfred Dewayne Brown, a man who spent over twelve years in prison (ten of them on Texas’ infamous Death Row) for a high-profile crime he did not commit, and his lawyer, Brian Stolarz, who dedicated his career and life to secure his freedom. The book chronicles Brown’s extraordinary journey to fre...

The Guardians
Score: 4
From 24 Ratings

The Guardians


  • Author : John Grisham
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385544191


The Guardians Book Description :

In this instant #1 New York Times bestseller, John Grisham delivers a classic legal thriller—with a twist. “Terrific…affecting…Grisham has done it again.”—Maureen Corrigan, The Washington Post “A suspenseful thriller mixed with powerful themes.”—Associated Press In the small 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. There were no witnesses, no one with a motive. But the police soon came to suspect Quincy Miller, a young black man who was once a client of Russo’s. Quincy was tried, convicted, and sent to prison for life. For twenty-two years he languished in prison, maintaining his innocence. But no one was listening. He had no lawyer,...

The Plea
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Plea


  • Author : Steve Cavanagh
  • Publisher : Orion
  • Release Date : 2016-05-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781409152361


The Plea Book Description :

Your client is innocent. Your wife is guilty. Who would you fight for? * 'Quite simply, THE PLEA is one of the most purely entertaining books you'll read this year' John Connolly 'A gripping thriller' Ian Rankin * When David Child, a major client of a corrupt New York law firm, is arrested for murder, the FBI ask con artist-turned-lawyer Eddie Flynn to persuade him to testify against the firm. Eddie is not someone who is easily coerced, but when the FBI reveal that they have incriminating files on his wife, he knows he has no choice. But Eddie is convinced the man is innocent, despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary. With the FBI putting pressure on him to secure the deal, Eddie must find a way to prove his client's innocence. But the stakes ar...

An Innocent to Tame the Italian

An Innocent to Tame the Italian


  • Author : Tara Pammi
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2019-07-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488044656


An Innocent to Tame the Italian Book Description :

To discover the truth… He’ll keep his beautiful adversary close For brooding tech billionaire Massimo Brunetti, a cyberattack on his company is unacceptable. After tracking down the savvy Manhattan hacker, he’s stunned to find gorgeous genius Natalie Crosetto. Yet naive Nat isn’t the saboteur. To uncover who she’s protecting, Massimo returns to Italy—with Nat playing his fake fiancée! But this untamable Italian might have met his match in innocent Nat, who challenges him…and tempts him beyond reason! Sparks will fly between the billionaire and his fake fiancée!...