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Best Grisham Books to Read

Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Grisham books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.

1. The Reckoning: the electrifying new novel from bestseller John Grisham (2019)

Best Grisham Books to ReadPete Banning was Clanton’s favourite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family; a farmer, father, and a faithful member of the Methodist Church. Then one cool October morning in 1946, he rose early, drove into town, walked into the Church, and calmly shot and killed the Reverend Dexter Bell.As if the murder wasn’t shocking enough, it was even more baffling that Pete’s only statement about it – to the sheriff, to his defense attorney, to the judge, to his family and friends, and to the people of Clanton – was ‘I have nothing to say’.What turned Pete from a pillar of the community into cold-hearted…
Author(s): John Grisham

2. Camino Island: A Novel (2018)

Best Grisham Books to ReadA gang of thieves stage a daring heist from a vault deep below Princeton University’s Firestone Library. Their loot is priceless, impossible to resist.         Bruce Cable owns a popular bookstore in the sleepy resort town of Santa Rosa on Camino Island in Florida. He makes his real money, though, as a prominent dealer in rare books. Very few people know that he occasionally dabbles in unsavory ventures.      Mercer Mann is a young novelist with a severe case of writer’s block who has recently been laid off from her teaching…
Author(s): John Grisham

3. The Guardians: A Novel (Random House Large Print) (2019)

Best Grisham Books to ReadIn the small Florida town of Seabrook, a young lawyer named Keith Russo was shot dead at his desk as he worked late one night. The killer left no clues. There were no witnesses, no one with a motive. But the police soon came to suspect Quincy Miller, a young black man who was once a client of Russo’s.  Quincy was tried, convicted, and sent to prison for life. For twenty-two years he languished in prison, maintaining his innocence.  But no one was listening.  He had no lawyer, no advocate on the outside. In desperation, he writes a letter…
Author(s): John Grisham

4. The Rooster Bar: A Novel (2018)

Best Grisham Books to Read  Mark, Todd, and Zola came to law school to change the world, to make it a better place. But now, as third-year students, these close friends realize they have been duped. They all borrowed heavily to attend a third-tier for-profit law school so mediocre that its graduates rarely pass the bar exam, let alone get good jobs. And when they learn that their school is one of a chain owned by a shady New York hedge-fund operator who also happens to own a bank specializing in student loans, the three know they have been caught up in The Great Law School Scam.   But maybe there’s a way out. Maybe there’s a way to…
Author(s): John Grisham

5. The Whistler: A Novel (2017)

Best Grisham Books to ReadWe expect our judges to be honest and wise. Their integrity is the bedrock of the entire judicial system. We trust them to ensure fair trials, to protect the rights of all litigants, to punish those who do wrong, and to oversee the flow of justice. But what happens when a judge bends the law or takes a bribe?    Lacy Stoltz is an investigator for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct. It is her job to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct. After nine years with the Board, she knows that most problems are caused by incompetence, not corruption. But a corruption case…
Author(s): John Grisham

6. The Partner: A Novel (2012)

Best Grisham Books to Read#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROnce he was a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then Patrick Lanigan stole ninety million dollars from his own firm—and ran for his life. For four years, he evaded men who were rich and powerful, and who would stop at nothing to find him. Then, inevitably, on the edge of the Brazilian jungle, they finally tracked him down.Now Patrick is coming home. And in the Mississippi city where it all began, an extraordinary trial is about to begin. As prosecutors circle like sharks, as…
Author(s): John Grisham

7. The Testament: A Novel (2005)

Best Grisham Books to ReadTroy Phelan is a self-made billionaire, one of the richest men in the United States.  He is also eccentric, reclusive, confined to a wheelchair, and looking for a way to die.  His heirs, to no one’s surprise–especially Troy’s–are circling like vultures.Nate O’Riley is a high-octane Washington litigator who’s lived too hard, too fast, for too long.  His second marriage in a shambles, and he is emerging from his fourth stay in rehab armed with little more than his fragile sobriety, good intentions, and resilient sense of humor.  Returning to the real world…
Author(s): John Grisham

8. The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town (2007)

Best Grisham Books to Read In the town of Ada, Oklahoma, Ron Williamson was going to be the next Mickey Mantle. But on his way to the Big Leagues, Ron stumbled, his dreams broken by drinking, drugs, and women. Then, on a winter night in 1982, not far from Ron’s home, a young cocktail waitress named Debra Sue Carter was savagely murdered. The investigation led nowhere. Until, on the flimsiest evidence, it led to Ron Williamson. The washed-up small-town hero was charged, tried, and sentenced to death—in a trial littered with lying witnesses and tainted evidence that…
Author(s): John Grisham

9. The Litigators: A Novel (2012)

Best Grisham Books to Read  After leaving a fast-track legal career and going on a serious bender, David Zinc is sober, unemployed, and desperate enough to take a job at Finley & Figg, a self-described “boutique law firm” that is anything but. Oscar Finley and Wally Figg are in fact just two ambulance chasers who bicker like an old married couple. But now the firm is ready to tackle a case that could make the partners rich—without requiring them to actually practice much law. A class action suit has been brought against Varrick Labs, a pharmaceutical giant with annual sales of $25 billion, alleging that Krayoxx, its…
Author(s): John Grisham

10. A Time to Kill (Random House Large Print) (2013)

Best Grisham Books to ReadBefore The Firm and The Pelican Brief made him a superstar, John Grisham wrote this riveting story of  retribution and justice. 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 the small southern town of Clanton, Mississippi.  The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken and remorseless young men. 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…
Author(s): John Grisham

11. The Last Juror: A Novel (2006)

Best Grisham Books to ReadIn 1970, Willie Traynor came to Clanton, Mississippi, in a Triumph Spitfire and a fog of vague ambitions. Within a year, the twenty-three-year-old found himself the owner of Ford County’s only newspaper, famous for its well-crafted obituaries. While the rest of America was in the grips of turmoil, Clanton lived on the edge of another age—until the brutal murder of a young mother rocked the town and thrust Willie into the center of a storm. Daring to report the true horrors of the crime, Willie made as many friends as enemies in Clanton, and over the next decade he would sometimes wonder how he…
Author(s): John Grisham

12. The Racketeer: A Novel (2013)

Best Grisham Books to Read  In the history of the United States, only four active federal judges have been murdered. Judge Raymond Fawcett has just become number five. His body is found in his remote lakeside cabin. There is no sign of forced entry or struggle. Just two dead bodies: Judge Fawcett and his young secretary. And one large, state-of-the-art, extremely secure safe, opened and emptied.   One man, a former attorney, knows who killed Judge Fawcett, and why. But that man, Malcolm Bannister, is currently residing in the Federal Prison Camp near Frostburg, Maryland. Though serving time, Malcolm has an ace up…
Author(s): John Grisham

13. Gray Mountain: A Novel (Random House Large Print) (2014)

Best Grisham Books to Readew hero . . . and she’s full of surprises The year is 2008 and Samantha Kofer’s career at a huge Wall Street law firm is on the fast track—until the recession hits and she gets downsized, furloughed, escorted out of the building. Samantha, though, is one of the “lucky” associates. She’s offered an opportunity to work at a legal aid clinic for one year without pay, after which there would be a slim chance that she’d get her old job back.In a matter of days Samantha moves from Manhattan to Brady, Virginia, population 2,200, in the heart of Appalachia, a part of the world she has…
Author(s): John Grisham

14. The Broker: A Novel (2006)

Best Grisham Books to ReadIn his final hours in the Oval Office, the outgoing President grants a controversial last-minute pardon to Joel Backman, a notorious Washington power broker who has spent the last six years hidden away in a federal prison. What no one knows is that the President issues the pardon only after receiving enormous pressure from the CIA. It seems Backman, in his power broker heyday, may have obtained secrets that compromise the world’s most sophisticated satellite surveillance system.Backman is quietly smuggled out of the country in a military cargo plane, given a new name, a…
Author(s): John Grisham

15. The Chamber (1995)

Best Grisham Books to ReadPaperback: 608 pages Publisher: Arrow/Children’s (a Division of Random House; New Ed edition (April 1, 1995) Language: English ISBN-10: 0099179512 ISBN-13: 978-0099179511 Product Dimensions: 4.4 x 1.5 x 7 inches Shipping Weight: 10.4 ounces Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 493 customer reviews Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,025,845 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #2067 in Legal Thrillers (Books) Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): John Grisham

Best Grisham Books to Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some grisham books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Biochemistry

Author(s): Reginald H. Garrett, Charles M. Grisham
Publisher: Cengage Learning, Brooks Cole, Year: 2017, Size: 139 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1592889

Blended Practices for Teaching Young Children in Inclusive Settings

Author(s): Jennifer Grisham-Brown; Mary Hemmeter
Publisher: Brookes Publishing, Year: 2017, Size: 13 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2372909

The Legal Thriller from Gardner to Grisham: See you in Court!

Author(s): Lars Ole Sauerberg
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK, Year: 2016, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1582400

The Whistler

Author(s): John Grisham
Publisher: Doubleday, Year: 2016, Size: 551 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 1619063

The Tumor: A Non-Legal Thriller

Author(s): Grisham, John
Publisher: , Year: 2015, Size: 4 Mb, Download: azw3
ID: 2082033

The Racketeer: A Novel

Author(s): John Grisham
Publisher: Dell, Year: 2013, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1033501

Theodore Boone: The Accused

Author(s): John Grisham
Publisher: Puffin Books, Year: 2013, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1034557

Microbiology PreTest Self-Assessment and Review

Author(s): Matthew Grisham
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical, Year: 2013, Size: 10 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1315525

Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are truly record-breakers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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