is a novel written by American author John Grisham
. It was released in hardcover, large print paperback, e-book, compact disc audiobook and downloadable audiobook on October 25, 2016. It is a legal thriller
about Florida Board on Judicial Conduct investigator Lacy Stoltz.
The plot centers on the legal and moral problems involved in Native American gaming
. The Tappacola Nation, a small Native American tribe located in the northern part of Florida, starts a casino
in their reservation,giving the tribe members an unprecedented economic affluence and a measure of compensation for their sufferings during the centuries of European settlement, but also opening wide the potential for corruption and involvement with organized crime
, up to and including outright murder. Read more...