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Author: John Grisham Narrator: January LaVoy Publisher: Random House Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Series: The Camino Series Release Date: June 2017 ISBN: 9780525523260
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A gang of thieves stage a daring heist from a secure vault deep below Princeton University’s Firestone Library. Their loot is priceless, but Princeton has insured it for twenty-five million dollars.      Bruce Cable owns a popular bookstore in the sleepy resort town of Santa Rosa on Camino Island in Florida. He makes his real money, though, as a prominent dealer in rare books. Very few people know that he occasionally dabbles in the black market of stolen books and manuscripts.      Mercer Mann is a young novelist with a severe case of writer’s block who has recently been laid off from her teaching position. She is approached by an elegant, mysterious woman working for an even more mysterious company. A generous offer of money convinces Mercer to go undercover and infiltrate Bruce Cable’s circle of literary friends, ideally getting close enough to him to learn his secrets.      But eventually Mercer learns far too much, and there’s trouble in paradise as only John Grisham can deliver it. Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “The book provides the pleasure of a leisurely jaunt periodically jolted into high gear, just for the fun and speed of it.”

    New York Times Book Review

  • “Fans will thrill with the classic chase and satisfying ending, and book lovers will wallow in ecstasy.”

    Florida Times-Union

  • “January LaVoy’s expert narration engages listeners…[and] is well suited to this slow-paced yet fascinating study of a private eye’s investigation methods, which are occasionally just this side of illegal. She finds outstanding, distinctive voices for the various charismatic characters—from writers to academics to FBI agents…Listeners will enjoy the surprising ending…Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award.”

    AudioFile

  • “A light caper turns into a multilayered game of cat and mouse…[Grisham is] a skillful spinner of mayhem and payback.”

    Kirkus Reviews

  • #1 New York Times bestseller
  • Winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award

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  • 4.333333 out of 54.333333 out of 54.333333 out of 54.333333 out of 54.333333 out of 5 Felecia morning | 2/17/2020

    " Grisham is my favorite author. This was my first time listening on audio versus reading the book (although I did purchase the book). I was pleasantly surprised that the narrator was able to give a distinct voice to each character. I am looking forward to listening to another Grisham story on audio. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Twigsy | 1/11/2018

    " Grisham takes us on a wild ride through the world of used and rare booksellers. This tightly constructed mystery-thriller is entertaining from beginning to end. Just when you think you have the story figured out, it changes into something more interesting. The phrase "you can't tell a bookseller by his cover" might be appropriate here. "

  • 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 Anj | 7/30/2017

    " Slow, hard to follow. "

About the Author

Dion Graham is an award-winning narrator named a “Golden Voice” by AudioFile magazine. He has been a recipient of the prestigious Audie Award numerous times, as well as Earphones Awards, the Publishers Weekly Listen Up Awards, IBPA Ben Franklin Awards, and the ALA Odyssey Award. He was nominated in 2015 for a Voice Arts Award for Outstanding Narration. He is also a critically acclaimed actor who he has performed on Broadway, off Broadway, internationally, in films, and in several hit television series. He is a graduate of Rutgers University’s Mason Gross School of the Arts, with an MFA degree in acting.

About the Narrator

January LaVoy, winner of numerous awards for narration, was named a Golden Voice by AudioFile magazine in 2019. She is an American actress best known for her character Noelle Ortiz on the ABC daytime drama One Life to Live. In addition to working extensively in narration and television, including roles on Law & Order and All My Children, she has worked on and off Broadway as well as in regional theater.