A Painted House Author:John Grisham The hill people and the Mexicans arrived on the same day. It was a Wednesday early in September 1952. The Cardinals were five games behind the Dodgers with three weeks to go, and the season looked hopeless. The cotton was however, was waist high to my father, over my heasd, and he and my grandfather could be heard before supper whispering word t... more »hat were seldom heard. It could be a good crop.
A painted house is a moving story of one boys journey from innocence to experience.« less