A time to kill : a novel
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Published:
New York, NY : Random House Audio, [2013].
Format:
CD audio book
Edition:
Unabridged.
Physical Desc:
14 audio discs (approximately 17 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 23
Lexile measure:
770L
Status:
Description
Before The Firm and   The Pelican Brief made him a superstar,  John Grisham wrote this riveting story of  retribution and justice -- at last it's available in a  Doubleday hardcover edition. In this searing courtroom  drama, best-selling author John Grisham probes the  savage depths of racial violence...as he delivers  a compelling tale of uncertain justice in a small  southern town...Clanton, Mississippi.   The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two  drunken and remorseless young man. The mostly  white town reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman  crime. Until her black father acquires an assault  rifle -- and takes justice into his own outraged  hands. For ten days, as burning crosses  and the crack of sniper fire spread through the  streets of Clanton, the nation sits spellbound as  young defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save  his client's life...and then his own...
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780804164030, 0804164037
UPC:
9780804164030
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.2, 23 Points
Lexile measure:
770

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Title from container.
General Note
Compact discs.
General Note
Duration: 17:00:00.
Participants/Performers
Read by Michael Beck.
Description
In Clanton, Mississippi, two men rape a ten-year-old girl. It's horrible, and the town reacts with proper respect for the facts. Until the girl's father takes justice into his own hands with a newly acquired assault rifle. That turns Clanton inside out, and for ten days the city is a nightmare, caught in the glare of burning crosses and the crack of sniper fire. Through it all, Jake Brigance, attorney for the defense, struggles to save his client's life, and then his own!
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APA Citation (style guide)

Grisham, J., & Beck, M. (2013). A time to kill: a novel. Unabridged. New York, NY: Random House Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Grisham, John and Michael Beck. 2013. A Time to Kill: A Novel. New York, NY: Random House Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Grisham, John and Michael Beck, A Time to Kill: A Novel. New York, NY: Random House Audio, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Grisham, John,, and Michael Beck. A Time to Kill: A Novel. Unabridged. New York, NY: Random House Audio, 2013.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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