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The last juror —Grisham, John.

In 1970, one of Mississippi's more colorful weekly newspapers, The Ford County Times, went bankrupt. To the surprise and dismay of many, ownership was assumed by a 23 year-old college dropout, named Willie Traynor. The f...

A time to kill

A young white lawyer tries to defend the vengeful father of an African American rape victim and faces dangerous racial tensions.

A time to kill —Grisham, John.
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2014
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A Southern town is shocked when a 10-year-old black girl is raped by two white men -- until the girl's father takes the law into his own hands.

The devil's punchbowl —Iles, Greg.

A deep river pit in Natchez, Mississippi, reputed to be the hiding spot for Jean Lafitte's hidden treasure and a dumping ground for numerous murder victims, becomes the site of a dangerous showdown for Penn Cage.

A time for mercy —Grisham, John, author.

Court-appointed lawyer Jake Brigance puts his career, his financial security, and the safety of his family on the line to defend a sixteen-year-old suspect who is accused of killing a local deputy and facing the death pe...

A time for mercy —Grisham, John, author.
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2020
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Court-appointed lawyer Jake Brigance puts his career, his financial security, and the safety of his family on the line to defend a sixteen-year-old suspect who is accused of killing a local deputy and facing the death pe...

Home to Holly Springs —Karon, Jan, 1937-

When Father Tim Kavanagh receives an unsigned handwritten note that simply says, "Come home", he returns to Holly Springs, Mississippi after leaving thirty-eight years ago.

The last juror —Grisham, John.
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2004
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In 1970, small town newspaper The Ford County Times went belly up. With financial assistance from a rich relative, the paper is purchased by 23-year-old Willie Traynor, its former cub reporter. Soon afterward, his new bu...

Their family blessing —Beatty, Lorraine, author.
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2019
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When single mom Carly Hughes inherits the Longleaf Lodge, she gains a heap of trouble--her teenage crush, Deputy Mackenzie Bridges. Her father left Mack the land around the lodge. While Carly wants to sell for her daught...

Sycamore row : a novel —Grisham, John.
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2013
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When wealthy Seth Hubbard hangs himself from a sycamore tree and leaves his fortune to his black maid, Jake Brigance once again finds himself embroiled in a controversial trial that will expose old racial tensions and fo...

Ford County : stories —Grisham, John.

John Grisham returns to Ford County, Mississippi, the setting of his immensely popular first novel, "A Time to Kill," with this wholly surprising collection of stories.

Salvage the bones : a novel —Ward, Jesmyn.

Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such...

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