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Theodore Boone: The Scandal

Theodore Boone 6

By John Grisham

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John Grisham delivers high intensity legal drama for a new generation of readers in the sixth novel in his bestselling Theodore Boone series.

'I'm the lawyer, and you're the client. My advice to you is to bury this and not tell a soul. Never. Got it?'

Theodore Boone, courtroom hero and the only kid lawyer in town, is facing a tough week at school with his exams.

But things take a turn for the worse when a huge scandal is revealed - by none other than his best friend, April. And when April makes a decision that Theodore advises against, the scandal suddenly blows up and is all over the news.

Their futures are on the line and April's running scared. Can Theodore find a way to reverse the damage and save several lives from ruin?

Biographical Notes

John Grisham is the author of twenty-five novels, one work of non-fiction, one collection of short stories, and four novels for young readers. His works are translated into thirty-eight languages. He lives in Virginia and Mississippi.

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  • Publication date: 19 May 2016
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'If you aspire to turn your children into lawyers who will keep you in your old age, John Grisham's Theodore Boone, his first novel for young people, might be for you'. — Sunday Times
'Nobody does legal fiction better' — Daily Express
'Not since Nancy Drew has a nosy, crime-obsessed kid been so hard to resist.' — The New York Times
'Gripping... I would recommend this book to anyone who loves a good mystery. I think everyone will be enthralled by Theodore Boone.' — Scholastic News
'A master of his craft' — The Guardian
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