|Author:||Michael Beck,John Grisham|
|Title:||The Rainmaker (John Grisham)|
|Format:||rtf lit mbr azw|
|ePUB size:||1195 kb|
|FB2 size:||1701 kb|
|DJVU size:||1540 kb|
|Category:||Thrillers and Suspense|
|Publisher:||Random House Audio; Abridged edition (April 1, 1995)|
The Rainmaker John Grisham. One. MY DECISION TO BECOME A LAWYER was irrevocably sealed when I realized my father hated the legal profession. I was a young teenager, clumsy, embarrassed by my awkwardness, frustrated with life, horrified of puberty, about to be shipped off to a military school by my father for insubordination. He was an ex-Marine who believed boys should live by the crack of the whip. I'd developed a quick tongue and an aversion to discipline, and his solution was simply to send me away. I'd be an instant rainmaker, a bright young star with a golden touch. I might even ask for a larger office. Of course I can handle it," I say lamely.
John Grisham's five novels - A Time To Kill, The Firm, The Pelican Brief, The Client, and The Chamber - have been number one best-sellers, and have a combined total of 47 million copies in print. Now, inThe Rainmaker, Grisham returns to the courtroom for the first time since A Time To Kill, and weaves a riveting tale of legal intrigue and corporate greed. Combining suspense, narrative momentum, and humor as only John Grisham can, this is another spellbinding read from the most popular author of our time.
Home John Grisham The Rainmaker. The firm name, other than Trent & Brent, is Tinley, Britt, Crawfbrd, Mize and St. John. Mercifully, years back someone opted for the abbreviated version. By stating that the firm name remains the same, J. Townsend has informed this small audience that Brodnax and Speer is so small and so insignificant that it can be swallowed whole by Tinley Britt without so much as a light belch. Here's a message," he says as he hands me a scrap of paper. It's a note to call Loyd Beck, the managing partner of Brodnax and Speer, the man who hired me. The pay phones are in the lounge, but I'm in no mood to see F. Franklin the Fourth and his band of cutthroats again. Can I borrow your phone?"
The Rainmaker is a 1995 novel by John Grisham. This was Grisham's sixth novel. It differs from most of his other novels in that it is written almost completely in the simple present tense. Rudy Baylor is about to graduate from Memphis State Law School. He secures a position with a Memphis law firm, which he then loses when the firm is bought up by another larger firm
The Rainmaker by John Grisham was his 6th novel and is one of his legal thrillers. This story was subsequently made into a movie starring Matt Damon, Danny DeVito and Claire Danes. The book was first released on April 28, 1995. The Rainmaker Book Description. It’s summer in Memphis. Once he had aspirations of breezing through law school and punching his ticket to the good life
The Rainmaker is a 1997 American legal drama film based on John Grisham's 1995 novel of the same name, and written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Rudy Baylor is a graduate of the University of Memphis Law School.
Revisiting John Grisham: A Critical Companion (Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers). Grisham, John - The Rainmaker.