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The rainmaker: A Novel

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In his final semester of law school, Rudy Baylor is required to provide free legal advice to a group of senior citizens, and it is here that he meets his first "clients," Dot and Buddy Black. Their son, Donny Ray, is dying of leukemia, and their insurance company has flatly refused to pay for his medical treatments. While Rudy is at first skeptical, he soon realizes that the Blacks really have been shockingly mistreated by the huge company, and that he may have just stumbled upon one of the largest insurance frauds anyone's ever seen - and one of the most lucrative and important cases in the history of Tennessee law. The problem is, Rudy's flat broke, has no job, hasn't even passed the bar, and is about to go head to head with one of the best defense attorneys - and powerful industries - in America.
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9780385339605
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044022165
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UPC:
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Reading Level:
UG
Level 7.2, 27 Points
Lexile measure:
830L
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subject_facet Audiobooks
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Legal stories, American
Leukemia -- Patients -- Fiction
Memphis (Tenn.) -- Fiction
Poor families -- Fiction
title_display The rainmaker
title_full The Rainmaker
The Rainmaker A Novel
The rainmaker / John Grisham
The rainmaker [sound recording] / John Grisham
title_short The rainmaker
title_sub A Novel
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Corrupt practices
Fiction
Insurance companies
Insurance crimes
Insurance, Health
Law students
Legal stories, American
Leukemia
Patients
Poor families
Suspense
Thriller
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