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The Whistler

Number of page: 432
Author: John Grisham
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780385541206
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Category: Fiction

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A high-stakes thrill ride through the darkest corners of the Sunshine State, from the author hailed as “the best thriller writer alive” by Ken Follett We expect our judges to be honest and wise. Their integrity is the bedrock of the entire judicial system. We trust them to ensure fair trials, to protect the rights of all litigants, to punish those who do wrong, and to oversee the flow of justice. But what happens when a judge bends the law or takes a bribe     Lacy Stoltz is an investigator for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct. It is her job to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct. After nine years with the Board, she knows that most problems are caused by incompetence, not corruption. But a corruption case eventually crosses her desk. A previously disbarred lawyer is back in business, and he claims to know of a Florida judge who has stolen more money than all other crooked judges combined. And not just crooked judges in Florida. All judges, from all states, and throughout United States history. And now he wants to put a stop to it. His only client is a person who knows the truth and wants to blow the whistle and collect millions under Florida law. When the case is assigned to Lacy, she immediately suspects that this one could be dangerous. Dangerous is one thing. Deadly is something else. Praise for The Whistler “[A] main character [who’s] a seriously appealing woman . . . a whistle-blower who secretly calls attention to corruption . . . a strong and frightening sense of place . . . [John Grisham’s] on his game.”—Janet Maslin, The New York Times   “[John Grisham is] our guide to the byways and backwaters of our legal system, superb in particular at ferreting out its vulnerabilities and dramatizing their abuse in gripping style.”—USA Today   “Riveting . . . an elaborate conspiracy.”—The New York Times Book Review

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  • A Google UserA Google User
    The Whistler Lawyer Lacy Stolz, the heroine of this tense legal thriller from bestseller Grisham (Rogue Lawyer), investigates complaints against judges for the Florida Board on Judicial Misconduct. In her nine years on the job, there has never been any danger in her assignments; the justices are often more incompetent than corrupt. Everything changes when Stolz and a colleague, Hugo Hatch, meet with a
  • A Google UserA Google User
    Review: The Whistler From John Grisham, America’s number one bestselling author, comes the most electrifying novel of the year, a highstakes thrill ride through the darkest corners of the Sunshine State. We expect our judges to be honest and wise. Their integrity and impartiality are the bedrock of the entire judicial system. We trust them to ensure fair trials, to protect the rights of all litigants, to punish those
  • Anna FellowsAnna Fellows
    So boring———-
  • Sola FadairoSola Fadairo
    The Whistler As usual could not put the book down until the end Nice1 Mr Grisham
  • Karen FiliceKaren Filice
    The whistler Concise, well woven plot moving swiftly to resolution. Excellent read.
  • Madalene HunterMadalene Hunter
    The Whistler Enjoy it immensely
  • Joe WheelerJoe Wheeler
    The Whistler Last half of book is a can’t put it down action filled text.
  • Sharon WhiteSharon White
    The Whistler A bit slow at first but the ending was worth my patience.
  • Patti ReevesPatti Reeves
    John Grisham. I loved all of the twists and turns
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