John Grisham

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John Grisham is a writer who lives near Charlottesville. An attorney and former Congressman from Mississippi, Grishman is the author of over 20 novels[1]. Grisham also serves as judge for The Hook's annual short story contest[2].

Philanthropy

Locally, Grisham has supported efforts such as the Local Food Hub[3].

Election involvement

In 2013, Grisham donated $7,500 to the campaign of Liz Palmer for Supervisor. [4]


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Novels[5]

  • A Time to Kill (1989)
  • The Firm (1991)
  • The Pelican Brief (1992)
  • The Client (1993)
  • The Chamber (1994)
  • The Rainmaker (1995)
  • The Runaway Jury (1996)
  • The Partner (1997)
  • The Street Lawyer (1998)
  • The Testament (1999)
  • The Brethren (2000)
  • A Painted House (2001)
  • Skipping Christmas (2001)
  • The Summons (2002)
  • The King of Torts (2003)
  • Bleachers (2003)
  • The Last Juror (2004)
  • The Broker (2005)
  • Playing for Pizza (2007)
  • The Appeal (2008)
  • The Associate (2009)
  • The Confession (2010)
  • The Litigators (2011)
  • Calico Joe (2012)
  • The Racketeer (2012)


References

  1. Web. Biography, John Grisham, retrieved April 29, 2013.
  2. Web. 2013 Fiction contest: Grisham's ready for you!, The Hook, Charlottesville, VA, January 7, 2013, retrieved April 29, 2013.
  3. Web. Food Hub delivers fresh fruit to area schools, David McNair, The Hook, Charlottesville, VA, September 8, 2009, retrieved April 29, 2013.
  4. Web. Palmer, McKeel lead local candidates in fundraising, Daily Progress Staff Reports, Daily Progress, World Media Enterprises, June 7, 2013, retrieved June 10, 2013.
  5. Web. John Grisham's Novels, Wikipedia, retrieved April 29, 2013.

External Links

Official Site