Innocent Man : Murder and Injustice in a Small Town – by John Grisham (Paperback) Buy


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Innocent Man : #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER – John Grishams first work of nonfiction: a true crime story that will terrify anyone who believes in the presumption of innocence. NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY SERIES Both an American tragedy and Grishams] strongest legal thriller yet all the more gripping because it happens to be true.–Entertainment Weekly In the town of Ada Oklahoma Ron Williamson was going to be the next Mickey Mantle. But on his way to the Big Leagues Ron stumbled his dreams broken by drinking drugs and women. Then on a winter night in 1982 not far from Rons home a young cocktail waitress named Debra Sue Carter was savagely murdered. The investigation led nowhere. Until on the flimsiest evidence it led to Ron Williamson. The washed-up small-town hero was charged tried and sentenced to death–in a trial littered with lying witnesses and tainted evidence that would shatter a mans already broken life and let a true killer go free. Impeccably researched grippingly told filled with eleventh-hour drama The Innocent Man reads like a page-turning legal thriller. It is a book no American can afford to miss. Praise for The Innocent Man Grisham has crafted a legal thriller every bit as suspenseful and fast-paced as his bestselling fiction.–The Boston Globe A gritty harrowing true-crime story.–Time A triumph.–The Seattle Times Innocent Man : Murder and Injustice in