The Pelican Brief

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Arrow Books, 2010 - Assassination - 421 pages

Two Supreme Court Justices are dead. Their murders remain unsolved.

Darby Shaw, a brilliant and beautiful New Orleans legal student, draws up a speculative legal brief which links the deaths and uncovers an astonishing presidential conspiracy.

When her boyfriend is atomised in a car bomb, it becomes clear that somebody is intent on silencing Darby for good. Somebody who will stop at nothing to preserve the secrets of the Pelican Brief...

'Fast and furious' Daily Telegraph

'A rattling good story' New York Times

'I would highly recommend it ... a real page-turner' Frederick Forsyth, Sunday Express

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About the author (2010)

John Grisham is the author of forty works of fiction and one of non-fiction. His works are translated into forty-two languages. He lives in Virginia.

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