The rainmaker: A Novel

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IL: UG - BL: 7.2 - AR Pts: 27
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In his final semester of law school, Rudy Baylor is required to provide free legal advice to a group of senior citizens, and it is here that he meets his first "clients," Dot and Buddy Black. Their son, Donny Ray, is dying of leukemia, and their insurance company has flatly refused to pay for his medical treatments. While Rudy is at first skeptical, he soon realizes that the Blacks really have been shockingly mistreated by the huge company, and that he may have just stumbled upon one of the largest insurance frauds anyone's ever seen - and one of the most lucrative and important cases in the history of Tennessee law. The problem is, Rudy's flat broke, has no job, hasn't even passed the bar, and is about to go head to head with one of the best defense attorneys - and powerful industries - in America.
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9780385339605
9780736689083
9780440221654
9780385424738
044022165
9780307576057
9780345531933
9781415950753
UPC:
9780736689083 (liner)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 7.2, 27 Points
Lexile measure:
830L
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Insurance companies -- Fiction, Insurance crimes -- Fiction, Insurance, Health -- Corrupt practices -- Fiction, Law students -- Fiction, Legal stories, American, Leukemia -- Patients -- Fiction, Memphis (Tenn.) -- Fiction, Poor families -- Fiction
title_display The rainmaker
title_full The Rainmaker, The Rainmaker A Novel, The rainmaker / John Grisham, The rainmaker [sound recording] / John Grisham
title_short The rainmaker
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Audiobooks, Corrupt practices, Fiction, Insurance companies, Insurance crimes, Insurance, Health, Law students, Legal stories, American, Leukemia, Patients, Poor families, Suspense, Thriller
upc 9780736689083 (liner)