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The Partner (original 1997; edition 2005)

by John Grisham

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Title:The Partner
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De bevakade Danilo Silva i flera dagar innan de slutligen grep honom. Han bodde ensam, levde ett stilla liv på en skuggig gata i en småstad i Brasilien; ett enkelt liv i ett enkelt hem, definitivt ingen lyx. Där syntes inga spår av den förmögenhet som de trodde att han hade stulit. Hans utseende var förändrat och han talade ett annat språk. Men Danilo hade ett mångsidigt förflutet. Fyra år tidigare hade han varit Patrick Lanigan, en ung delägare i en ansedd advokatbyrå. Han hade en vacker fru, en nyfödd dotter och en strålande framtid. Sedan, en kall vinternatt, dog Patrick en ohygglig död i en brinnande bil. När han begravdes innehöll kistan bara aska. Patrick följde sin egen begravning på avstånd. Därefter flydde han. Sex veckor senare försvann 90 miljoner från advokatbyråns utlandskonto.
  svkkarlskrona | Feb 3, 2016 |
One of his least believeable and most predictable. ( )
  dbsovereign | Jan 26, 2016 |
Very nicely read. Grabs you and keeps you right from the start. ( )
  travelster | Jan 25, 2016 |
One of my favorites...read it twice and still want more.... great story ... love the climax!!! ( )
  Bipin_Banavalikar | Jan 22, 2016 |
I thought this was an excellent legal beagle!! This guy embezzles money from the law firm he was working at, and fakes his own death. He disappears for awhile but knowing that people are after him,he meets a woman who helps him. I love how the story plays out it is absolutely gripping. ( )
  JoBDo | Jan 2, 2016 |
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They found him in Ponta Porã, a pleasant little town in Brazil, on the border of Paraguay, in a land still known as the Frontier.
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Literary slugger John Grisham returns with a story about-- surprise!--a lawyer in trouble. Patrick Lanigan had been a young partner in a prominent Southern law firm. He had a beautiful wife, a new baby girl, and a bright future. Then one winter night Patrick was trapped in a burning car; the casket they buried held nothing but ashes.

A short distance away, Patrick watched his own burial then fled. A fortune was stolen from his ex-firm's offshore account. And Patrick ran, covering his tracks the whole way.

But, now, they've found him.

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Patrick Lanigan, a young law partner who faked his death and fled the country with millions of dollars stolen from his law firm, is found in Brazil after a four-year chase, but investigators are about to learn that the hunt is really just beginning.

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