Jake Brigance has never heard of Seth Hubbard, until the old man’s suicide note names him attorney for his estate. The will is dynamite. Seth has left ninety per cent of his vast, secret fortune to his housemaid a poor black woman named Lettie Lang. The only subject more incendiary than money in Ford County is race, and this case has both. As the vultures start circling, Jake searches for the answers to many questions left by Seth Hubbard’s death.
The long-awaited sequel to A Time to Kill, Sycamore Row is a legal mystery with as much power and suspense as the novel that launched John Grisham’s career!