The Client Author:John Grisham In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two young boys watch a shiny Lincoln appear over a hill and ease toward them.... — Eleven year old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left Mark the holder of a explosive secret: the location of the most sought-after dead bo... more »dy in America.
Now Mark is caught between a legal system gone mad and a mob killer desperate to cover up his crime. And his only ally is a woman called Reggie Love, who has been a lawyer for all of four years.
Prosecutors are willing to break all the rules to make Mark talk. The mob will stop at nothing to keep him quite. And Reggie will do anything to protect her client - even take a last desperate gamble that could win Mark his freedom....or cost them both their lives.« less