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Cover of: A Time to Kill | John Grisham
About the Book

Before 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 outraged hands.

For ten days, as burning crosses and the crack of sniper fire spread through the streets of Clanton, the nation sits spellbound as young defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save his client's life...and then his own...
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Billy Ray Cobb was the younger and smaller of the two rednecks.
added by Lisa.) "first sentence"

63 editions First published in 1989

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Cover of: Tiempo de matar - 1. edicion
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A Time to Kill
2016?, Dell Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - 2013 Dell mass-market edition (13)
Cover of: Pora ubivatʹ
Pora ubivatʹ
2015
in Russian / Русский язык
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A time to kill: a novel
2013
sound recording : in English - Unabridged.
Cover of: Vrijeme ubijanja
Vrijeme ubijanja
2012, Algoritam
Paperback in Croatian
Cover of: Okrug Ford
Okrug Ford: rasskazy
2011, Izd-vo AST, Astrelʹ, VKT
in Russian / Русский язык
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A Time to Kill
2010, Random House Group Limited
Electronic resource in English
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A Time to Kill
2010, Random House Publishing Group
eBook in English
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A Time to Kill
2009, Dell
Mass Market Paperback in English - 20th anniversary ed., Dell mass market ed.
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A Time to Kill: A Novel
2009, Dell
Mass Market Paperback in English - Dell mass market ed. (2)
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A Time to Kill
2004 04, Delta Trade Paperbacks
Paperback in English - Delta trade paperback edition (1)
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A time to kill
2004, Random House Large Print
in English
Cover of: Tiempo De Matar / A Time to Kill
Tiempo De Matar / A Time to Kill
July 2003, Planeta Pub Corp
Paperback in Spanish / español
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A Time to Kill
2003-05, Dell
Mass Market Paperback in English - Dell Reissue edition (87)
Cover of: Pora ubivat'.
Pora ubivat'.
2003, AST
in Russian / Русский язык
Cover of: Die Jury.
Die Jury.
June 1, 2002, Heyne
Paperback
Cover of: Non Coupable
Non Coupable
April 24, 2001, Pocket
Mass Market Paperback in French / français
Cover of: A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
May 15, 2001, Random House Audio
Audio CD in English - Abridged edition
Cover of: A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
May 15, 2001, Random House Audio
Audio cassette in English - Abridged edition
Cover of: Tiempo de matar
Tiempo de matar
2001, Planeta
in Spanish / español
Cover of: Tiempo de Matar
Tiempo de Matar
March 2000, Editorial Planeta, S.A. (Barcelona)
Paperback in Spanish / español
Cover of: A Time to Kill
A Time to Kill
October 1999, Tandem Library
School & Library Binding in English
Cover of: A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
October 6, 1998, Random House Audio
Audio cassette in English - Unabridged edition
Cover of: Die Jury
Die Jury
1998, Wilhelm Heyne Verlag GmbH & Co KG
Paperback
Cover of: Die Jury
Die Jury
1998, Hoffmann und Campe Verlag
Hardcover in Bulgarian
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A time to kill
1998, Century
in English
Cover of: Le Couloir De LA Mort
Le Couloir De LA Mort
October 1997, Distribooks Inc
Mass Market Paperback in French / français
Cover of: Tiempo De Matar / a Time to Kill
Tiempo De Matar / a Time to Kill
January 1, 1997, Booket
Paperback - Spanish edition
Cover of: The Jury
The Jury
January 1, 1996, Koch, Neff & Oetinger & Co
Paperback
Cover of: Non Coupable
Non Coupable
1996, Pocket
Mass Market Paperback in French / français
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A Time to Kill
1996, Island Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Reprint (43)
Cover of: Vreme da ubivash
Vreme da ubivash: roman
1996, Obsidian
in Bulgarian
Cover of: Tiempo de matar
Tiempo de matar
1995, Círculo de Lectores
Hardcover in Spanish / español
Cover of: Tiempo De Matar / A Time to Kill
Tiempo De Matar / A Time to Kill
September 1995, Planeta
Paperback
Cover of: Sha lu shi ke =
Sha lu shi ke =: A time to kill
1995, Yi lin chu ban she
in Chinese
Cover of: Tiempo De Matar
Tiempo De Matar
September 1995, Planeta Pub Corp
Paperback
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A Time to Kill
September 28, 1995, Random House Audiobooks
Unknown Binding
Cover of: Tiempo de Matar
Tiempo de Matar
February 1995, Planeta
Paperback in Spanish / español
Cover of: Non coupable
Non coupable
1994, Robert Laffont
in French / français
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A Time to Kill
June 2, 1994, Random House Audiobooks
Audio Cassette
Cover of: Die Jury
Die Jury
December 31, 1994, Wilhelm Heyne Verlag GmbH & Co KG
Paperback in German / Deutsch
Cover of: Tiempo de matar
Tiempo de matar: historia de una venganza
1994, Planeta
in Spanish / español
Cover of: Time to Kill, a (Large Print)
Time to Kill, a (Large Print)
October 1, 1993, Doubleday
in English
Cover of: A Time to Kill (G.K. Hall Large Print Book Series)
A Time to Kill (G.K. Hall Large Print Book Series)
March 1993, MacMillan Publishing Company
Hardcover - Largeprint edition
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A Time to Kill
September 1993, Perfection Learning Prebound
Unknown Binding
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Time to Kill
February 1993, Books on Tape
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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A Time to Kill
November 1, 1993, Doubleday
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Die Jury
Die Jury
1993, Willhelm Heyne Verlag
Paperback in German / Deutsch - 12
Cover of: A Time to Kill (Limited Edition)
A Time to Kill (Limited Edition)
October 1, 1993, Doubleday
in English
Cover of: Hyōketsu no toki
Hyōketsu no toki
1993, Shinchōsha
in Japanese
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A Time to Kill
1992-07, Island Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Reprint (27)
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A Time to Kill
July 1992, Dell Publishing
Paperback - Reprint edition
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A Time To Kill
1992, Island Books
Paperback
Cover of: A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
A Time to Kill (John Grishham)
June 1, 1992, Random House Audio
Audio cassette in English - Abridged edition
Cover of: A Time to Kill
A Time to Kill
June 1, 1992, Random House Audio
Audio Cassette in English
Cover of: A Time to Kill
A Time to Kill
1992-07, Island Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Reprint (5)
Cover of: A Time to Kill
A Time to Kill
June 1, 1992, Random House Audio
Audio cassette in English
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A Time to Kill
1992-07, Island Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Reprint (32)
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A Time to Kill
1992, Arrow Books
Paperback in English - Arrow edition (1)
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A Time to Kill
December 3, 1992, Arrow Books Ltd
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A time to kill
1989, Wynwood Press
in English
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A Time to Kill
1989, Wynwood Press
Hardcover in English
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A Time to Kill
Publisher unknown
in English

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