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The Summons

The Summons by John Grisham
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Suspense storytelling at its best and thrilling to the very last page, an american classic from the No. 1 bestselling master thriller writer.

Ray Atlee, a Professor of Law at the University of Virginia, is forty-three and newly single. His father, a very sick old man who lives the life of a recluse in the ancestral home in Clanton, Mississippi, was once a beloved and powerful official who towered over local law and politics for many years.

With the end in sight, Judge Atlee issues a summons to Ray to return home to Clanton, to discuss the details of the family estate.

Ray reluctantly heads south, but the family meeting does not take place. The Judge dies too soon, and in doing so leaves behind a shocking secret which Ray believes only he knows. Until it becomes clear that someone else knows too...

Random House; April 2010
ISBN 9781407059488
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Title: The Summons
Author: John Grisham
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