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John Grisham the Firm

John Grisham, The Confession: A Book Review

Peter Clothier | Posted 01.20.2013 | Books
Peter Clothier

A can't miss, you'd have thought, for a story-teller as successful -- and as knowledgable about the legal system -- as John Grisham. So why does he miss?

Series on Series: Book Three and the Curse of the Green Covers

William Bernhardt | Posted 01.13.2013 | Books
William Bernhardt

Publishers believe that readers are not drawn to green, so the color is greatly disfavored in cover art. You don't believe me? Turn around right now and look at your bookshelf. How many green covers do you see?

'Chelsea' And 'The Firm' Share The Same Bad Ideas

Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.11.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

To an almost uncanny degree, both programs were founded on the same set of mistaken assumptions about how to translate books to TV and whether it's worth it to attach famous names to TV projects.