John Grisham is the author of thirty-two novels, one work of nonfiction, a collection of stories, and six novels for young readers.
"The quest for justice is only the beginning in this
Southern-family saga...Grisham does so much more this time
"John Grisham is not only the master of suspense but also
an acute observer of the human condition. And these remarkable
skills converge in The Reckoning--an original, gripping,
penetrating novel that may be his greatest work yet."
--David Grann, New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon "John Grisham is the master of legal fiction, and his latest starts with a literal bang -- and then travels backward through the horrors of war to explore what makes a hero, what makes a villain, and how thin the line between the two might be."
--Jodi Picoult, #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Spark of Light and Small Great Things
"In this saga of love and war, John Grisham has given us a sprawling and engrossing story about a southern family, a global conflict, and the kinds of secrets that can shape all of us. From the courtrooms and jails of rural Mississippi to the war-torn Pacific, Grisham spins a tale that is at once entertaining and illuminating."
--Jon Meacham, New York Times bestselling author of The Soul of America
"When a master of storytelling and suspense takes on one of the most wrenching stories in history, the result is a book that will break your heart, set your blood pumping and your mind racing, and leave you gasping for breath by the final page. I'm still trying to recover from The Reckoning."
-Candice Millard, New York Times bestselling author of The River of Doubt and Destiny of the Republic