Theodore Boone: The Scandal by John Grisham audiobook

Theodore Boone: The Scandal

By John Grisham
Read by Richard Thomas

Listening Library, Penguin Random House, Listening Library (Audio)

The Theodore Boone Series: Book 5

5.05 Hours 1
Format : Digital Download (In Stock)
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"Not since Nancy Drew has a nosy, crime-obsessed kid been so hard to resist." —The New York Times   Thirteen-year-old Theodore Boone thought the danger had passed, but he’s about to face off against an old adversary: accused mur­derer and fugitive Pete Duffy.  On a field trip to Washington, DC, Theo spots a familiar face on the Metro: Duffy, who jumped bail and was never seen again. Theo’s quick thinking helps bring Duffy back to Strattenburg to stand trial. But now that Duffy knows who he is, Theo is in greater danger than he’s ever been in before. Even when every­thing is on the line, Theodore Boone will stop at nothing to make sure a killer is brought to justice.   This smart, fast-paced legal thriller for young readers is the newest adventure for clever and determined kid lawyer Theo Boone.

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Summary

Summary

"Not since Nancy Drew has a nosy, crime-obsessed kid been so hard to resist." —The New York Times
 
Thirteen-year-old Theodore Boone thought the danger had passed, but he’s about to face off against an old adversary: accused mur­derer and fugitive Pete Duffy. 

On a field trip to Washington, DC, Theo spots a familiar face on the Metro: Duffy, who jumped bail and was never seen again. Theo’s quick thinking helps bring Duffy back to Strattenburg to stand trial. But now that Duffy knows who he is, Theo is in greater danger than he’s ever been in before. Even when every­thing is on the line, Theodore Boone will stop at nothing to make sure a killer is brought to justice.
 
This smart, fast-paced legal thriller for young readers is the newest adventure for clever and determined kid lawyer Theo Boone.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Theo is a terrific character, an everyman kind of kid... There are many positive messages wrapped in this entertaining story that appeals to the kid in all of us. USA Today
The excitement grips readers from the very first page... Readers young and old will embrace the smart and spirited Theo Boone. BookPage
Another swift Grisham thrillerette. The New York Times
Gripping . . . I would recommend this book to anyone who loves a good mystery. I think everyone will be enthralled by Theodore Boone. Scholastic News
Smartly written. USA Today
“Not since Nancy Drew has a nosy, crime-obsessed kid been so hard to resist.” New York Times, praise for the series
“Smartly written.” USA Today, praise for the series
“Edge-of-your-seat drama, sophisticated plotting, and plenty of spunk.” Chicago Sun-Times, praise for the series

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Author

Author Bio: John Grisham

Author Bio: John Grisham

John Grisham is the author of more than thirty-five novels, one work of nonfiction, a collection of stories, and seven novels for young readers. Thirty-three of his crime thrillers have made the #1 spot on the New York Times bestsellers list

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 5.05
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English