"Senior's Enjoy Reading Book Club" 2nd book pick for the month of May 2013.
The Racketeer by John Grisham
Judge Raymond Fawcett has been murdered, and the authorities have no leads on a perpetrator. Malcolm Bannister, a former attorney, is serving time at the federal prison camp near Frostburg, Md. Bannister's situation seems hopeless until the judge is murdered. But he knows who committed the murder and the motive. The judge was found in his lakeside cabin. There was no forced entry, just the bodies of the judge and his secretary, and a large, empty state-of-the-art safe. Bannister makes a deal with the FBI, trading his release and a place in the witness protection program for his knowledge of the murder. Everything seems settled when Bannister suddenly has an agenda of his own.This is one of John Grisham best books, it’s a thriller with a surprise twist that will keep you reading
(Senior's Enjoy Reading Book Club is a reading group that meets @ a local senior citizens center in West Philly section of Philadelphia)