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List Rules Vote for the John Grisham novels you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best John Grisham books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. A former lawyer turned author, Grisham sold over 60,000,000 books in the 90's. This made him not only the best selling author of that decade, but one of the most loved as well. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that John Grisham is one of the most popular authors of the last 50 years.  If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite books below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of John Grisham who want to know which books they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

Books here include everything from The Firm to A Time to Kill. What are John Grisham's greatest books of all time? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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A Time to Kill is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
A Time to Kill John Grisham

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The Firm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Firm John Grisham

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140 19
The Partner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Partner John Grisham

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96 12
The Rainmaker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Rainmaker John Grisham

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96 20
The Testament is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Testament John Grisham

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91 19
The Pelican Brief is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Pelican Brief John Grisham

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85 20
The Runaway Jury is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Runaway Jury John Grisham

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73 16
The Client is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Client John Grisham

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72 17
Sycamore Row is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Sycamore Row John Grisham

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57 10
The Last Juror is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Last Juror John Grisham

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50 10
A Painted House is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
A Painted House John Grisham

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56 14
The Racketeer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Racketeer John Grisham

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58 19
The Street Lawyer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Street Lawyer John Grisham

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52 17
The Brethren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Brethren John Grisham

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37 11
The Litigators is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Litigators John Grisham

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39 13
The Summons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Summons John Grisham

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The Chamber is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Chamber John Grisham, Enric Tremps

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44 22
The King of Torts is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The King of Torts John Grisham

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24 6
Rogue Lawyer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Jon Daly added Rogue Lawyer

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The Confession is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Confession John Grisham

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32 17
The Broker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Broker John Grisham

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23 12
The Appeal is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Appeal John Grisham

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19 10
Calico Joe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Calico Joe John Grisham

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18 10
Bleachers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Bleachers John Grisham

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22 14
The Innocent Man: Murder and I... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time

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24 16
The Associate is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
The Associate John Grisham

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18 12
Playing for Pizza is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Playing for Pizza John Grisham

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The Whistler is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Dave_7672 added The Whistler

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Gray Mountain is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Dave_7672 added Gray Mountain

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Theodore Boone: The Accused is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time

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Theodore Boone: The Activist is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time

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Camino Island is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Dave_7672 added Camino Island

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The Rooster Bar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Dave_7672 added The Rooster Bar

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Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time

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Skipping Christmas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Skipping Christmas John Grisham

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5 6
Theodore Boone: The Abduction is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time

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0 1
Ford County is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best John Grisham Books of All Time
Dave_7672 added Ford County John Grisham