|Book Title:||The Brethren|
|Started:||June 6, 2008|
|Finished:||June 8, 2008|
|Time to Read:||3 Days|
|Back Cover / Inside Flap:||"They call themselves the Brethren: three disgraced former judges doing time in a Florida federal prison. One was sent up for tax evasion. Another, for skimming bingo profits. And the third, for a career-ending drunken joyride. Meeting daily in the prison law library, taking exercise walks in their boxer shorts, these judges-turned-felons can reminisce about old court cases, dispense a little jailhouse justice, and contemplate where their lives went wrong.|
|Review:||This is another Grisham novel that asks the reader to try to sympathize with the bad guys...but it's a lot harder to do in this novel than in "The Partner." In this novel, the crimes committed are a lot less innocuous that the theft of money...and the techniques used are just simply telling of the black hearts some people have. But yet...|
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