13 FACTS ABOUT JOHN GRISHAM AND ROGUE LAWYER

John Grisham published his latest thriller Rogue Lawyer on October 20. As it may be expected the novel directly occupied the bestselling lists.
However, this is one of the few books by the famous lawyer, who turned writer that received mixed reactions from the readers. Currently the thriller is standing with unexpected average of 3.5 Amazon stars from 140 reviews.
For all Grisham fans Land of Books is featuring him and his new book at our 13 Facts rubric

Rogue Lawyer

Rogue Laywer is the 41th book by John Grisham.

The main character Sebastian Rudd has future. “I hope it’s the first of a series of stories, books about this guy,” told Grisham in CBS interview

For the first time one of Grisham main protagonist is compared to other well known character. Charles Finch wrote for USA Today that Sebastian Rudd is “like Michael Connelly’s Mickey Haller”. Actually in the novel Rudd admits that he read Connelly’s novels in his free time

According to Grisham, Rogue Lawyer will be better to be adapted as TV Series instead of full movie

9 of his books were adapted to movies. The Associate, The Testament and Calico Joe are scheduled to become movies in near future. He wrote screenplays for two other movies

the_firm

The Client and The Firm became TV series and was produced with a single season each

Over 300 million copies of Grisham’s books were sold around the world

John Grisham has just 6830 twitter followers. Believe it or not E. L. James got 904 000.

John Grisham has more than 300 million books in print.

John Grisham has more than 300 million books in print.

Stephen King is the only author that John Grisham is following on twitter

10 years as a lawyer. This is how long the former career of Grisham lasted before turning to a full time writer

$14 million are the earnings of John Grisham for 2015 according to Forbs. He is the 10th most well paid author on the planet. The writer is earning $36 000 per page

Church

The Christianity is very well presented in Grisham’s books. He is regular in church services and even went to Brazil to do some missionary work. Yeah, this is how he describes so well the world in South America’s country in some of his books like The Testament

The first book of Grisham A Time to Kill took three years to be completed. The novel was rejected by 28 publishers and was printed with just 5000 copies

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About Ognian Georgiev

Ognian Georgiev is a sport journalist, who is working as an editor at the "Bulgaria Today" daily newspaper. He covered the Summer Olympics in Beijing 2008 and in London 2012. The author specializes in sports politics, investigations and coverage of Olympic sports events. Ognian Georgiev works as a TV broadcaster for Eurosport Bulgaria, Nova Broadcasting group, TV+, F+ and TV7. He is a commentator for fight sports events such as boxing/kickboxing and MMA. In May 2014 Ognian Georgiev released the English version of his book The White Prisoner: Galabin Boevski's secret story.

Posted on October 26, 2015, in Author, BESTSELLER, Books, Movie and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.

  1. My copy of the book has a massive printing error… it goes from p. 138 to p. 91 then repeats the entire section and at the second end of p.138 it goes onto p. 187. What an appalling job of printing.

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