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The Pelican Brief - John Grisham
The Pelican Brief
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In suburban Georgetown a killer's Reeboks whisper on the front floor of a posh home... In a seedy D.C. porno house a patron is swiftly garroted to death... The next day America learns  that two of its Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. And in New Orleans, a young law student prepares... show more
In suburban Georgetown a killer's Reeboks whisper on the front floor of a posh home... In a seedy D.C. porno house a patron is swiftly garroted to death... The next day America learns  that two of its Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. And in New Orleans, a young law student prepares a legal brief... To Darby Shaw it was  no more than a legal shot in the dark, a brilliant  guess. To the Washington establishment it was  political dynamite. Suddenly Darby is witness to a murder -- a murder intended for her. Going  underground, she finds there is only one person she can  trust -- an ambitious reporter after a newsbreak  hotter than Watergate -- to help her piece together the deadly puzzle. Somewhere between the bayous of  Louisiana and the White House's inner sanctums, a violent cover-up is being engineered. For somone has read Darby's brief. Someone who will stop at nothing to destroy the evidence of an unthinkable crime.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780385339704 (0385339704)
ASIN: 385339704
Publisher: Delta
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
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EpidermaS
EpidermaS rated it
Jeśli myślicie, że wszyscy już widzieli film „Raport Pelikana” i czytanie książki, na podstawie której go nakręcono, może być podyktowane jedynie jakąś chorą fanaberią – mylicie się, oj, jak bardzo się mylicie. Istnieję bowiem ja – niespodzianka ustrojowa! ;) Klika słów z myślą o osobach, którym -...
ankitagrawal
ankitagrawal rated it
Star Values1 Star - Hated It2 Stars - Didn't Like It3 Stars - It was okay4 Stars - Liked it5 Stars - Loved it, it was amazingREVIEWThis was my first John Grisham book.Sometime in the middle of the book I read somewhere that John Grisham wrote this book keeping the movie in mind and that he wrote the...
lacerta
lacerta rated it
5.0 Raport pelikana
Jedna z niewielu książek, która spodobała mi się mimo, że wcześniej obejrzałam film. Czyta się przyjemnie i lekko. Ciekawa akcja i trzyma w napięciu do końca, zwłaszcza jeżeli nie widziało się wcześniej filmu.
Stacks on Stacks on Stacks
Stacks on Stacks on Stacks rated it
1.0
I'm sorry, but I just couldn't finish this. It was just, I can't even explain how bad it was. The writing was IMO pretty bad (please don't kill me Grisham fans). I could not for the life of me get into it.
Kwoomac
Kwoomac rated it
fast paced, fairly well-written.
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