Biography of John Grisham


Study Guides on Works by John Grisham

John Grisham wrote A Time to Kill in 1989 while he was a practicing lawyer in Mississippi. In 1949, he had witnessed the testimony of a 12-year-old who was raped and beaten, and was thus inspired to write this novel. It was "a gut-wrenching...

Bleachers, written by John Grisham, was first published during 2003 and was later published during 2004 by Arrow. This fictional story highlights the love and loss that protagonist Neely Crenshaw experiences as he takes a trip down memory lane.

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