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Scott Turow is a writer and lawyer. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, on April 12, 1949. He received a B.A. from Amherst College in 1970 and an M.A. from Stanford University in 1974. He graduated from Harvard Law School in 1978. He was an Assistant United States Attorney in Chicago and served as a prosecutor in several corruption cases. Turow continues to work as an attorney. He has written numerous novels including Presumed Innocent, The Burden of Proof, Pleading Guilty, The Laws of Our Fathers, Personal Injuries, Ordinary Heroes, Limitations, Innocent, and Identical. His non-fiction works include One L about his experience as a law student and Ultimate Punishment about the death penalty. He has won numerous awards including the Heartland Prize in 2003 for Reversible Errors, the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award in 2004 for Ultimate Punishment, and Time Magazine's Best Work of Fiction, 1999 for Personal Injuries. He will give a keynote speech at the National writer's Congress 2015. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Presumed Innocent 4,051 copies, 66 reviews
The Burden of Proof 2,283 copies, 12 reviews
Pleading Guilty 1,666 copies, 16 reviews
The Laws of Our Fathers 1,562 copies, 13 reviews
Reversible Errors 1,550 copies, 18 reviews
Personal Injuries 1,417 copies, 17 reviews
Innocent 1,354 copies, 74 reviews
One L 1,197 copies, 24 reviews
Ordinary Heroes 1,195 copies, 24 reviews
Identical 738 copies, 28 reviews
Limitations 587 copies, 22 reviews
Testimony 435 copies, 25 reviews
The Last Trial 328 copies, 22 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2006 (Editor) 144 copies, 1 review

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