Theodore Boone: Theodore Boone 1 - Theodore Boone (Paperback)John Grisham (author)
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THEODORE BOONE is thirteen and wants nothing more than to swap homeroom for the courtroom; he lives for big trials. Now the biggest murder case in his city's history is set to begin.
In the packed court, a husband awaits trial for his wife's murder.
Is he a dangerous criminal or an innocent victim?
The case takes a sinister twist when Theo uncovers a surprise witness with his own problems to hide. But Theodore is sworn to secrecy and time is running out.
Can Theo find a way to bring the killer to justice . . . or will a guilty man get away with murder?
Brimming with the intrigue and suspense that made John Grisham a number one international bestseller and the undisputed master of the legal thriller, Theodore Boone will keep readers guessing and pages turning.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 277 g
Dimensions: 197 x 132 x 21 mm
Gripping... I would recommend this book to anyone who loves a good mystery. I think everyone will be enthralled by Theodore Boone. * Scholastic News *
There's a new kid on the young fiction block, and this one really does have serious powers: Theodore Boone, half-boy, half-lawyer... fans will be pleased to know there will be more of Theo's adventures to come. * Sunday Express *
If you aspire to turn your children into lawyers who will keep you in your old age, John Grisham's Theodore Boone, his first novel for young people, might be for you. * Sunday Times *
Nobody does legal fiction better. * Daily Express *
A master of his craft. * Guardian *
It's good, and makes me realise why people find Grisham's other books so easy to read. * William Leith, Evening Standard *
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