Other best-selling novels include The Partner, The Street Lawyer, The Brethren, The Testament, The Summons and The King of Torts. There are currently 60 million copies of Grisham novels in print worldwide in 29 different languages.
Starting with A Painted House and Skipping Christmas, Grisham has demonstrated fictional scope beyond legal thrillers. The former, a tale of the rural South, was turned into a TV movie directed by Alfonso Arau (Like Water for Chocolate).
Grisham lives with his wife Renee and their two children in Mississippi and Charlottesville, Virginia.
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John Grisham Facts
|Birth Name||John Grisham Jr.|
|Birthday||February 8, 1955 (66)|
|Birthplace||Jonesboro, Arkansas, USA|
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