Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Scott Turow's five favorite pre-1980 novels about the law

Scott Turow's new book is Innocent, the sequel to the bestselling Presumed Innocent.

For The Daily Beast, he named his five favorite novels about the law published before 1980.

One title on the list:
The Just and the Unjust
by James Gould Cozzens

The story of a small-town lawyer told by one of the most revered authors of the middle of the 20th-century, whose work no longer receives the attention it deserves.
Read about another book on the list.

Visit Scott Turow's website.

--Marshal Zeringue