1997 "First Edition" stated; Doubleday publishers, New York; hardbound with ivory and celadon green boards and gilt lettering and anchor on spine; very good condition, unmarked pages; dust jacket very good also.
The Partner (1997) is a legal/thriller novel by noted American author John Grisham. It was Grisham's eighth novel.
They watched Danilo Silva for days before they finally grabbed him. He was living alone, a quiet life on a shady street in a small town in Brazil; a simple life in a modes home, certainly not one of luxury. Certainly no evidence of the fortune they thought he had stolen. He was much thinner and his face had been altered. He spoke a different language, and spoke it very well.
But Danilo had a past with many chapters. Four years earlier he had been Patrick Lanigan, a young partner in a prominent Biloxi law firm. He had a pretty wife, a new daughter, and a bright future. The one cold winter night Patrick was trapped in a buring car and died a horrible death. When he was buried his casket held nothing more than his ashes.
From a short distance away, Patrick watched his own burial. Then he fled...