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The Whistler

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Cassandra Campbell

13 Hours 11 Minutes

Random House (Audio)

October 2016

Audio Book Summary

From John Grisham, America's #1 bestselling author, comes the most electrifying novel of the year, a high-stakes thrill ride through the darkest corners of the Sunshine State.

We expect our judges to be honest and wise. Their integrity and impartiality are the bedrock of the entire judicial system. We trust them to ensure fair trials, to protect the rights of all litigants, to punish those who do wrong, and to oversee the orderly and efficient flow of justice.

But what happens when a judge bends the law or takes a bribe? It's rare, but it happens.

Lacy Stoltz is an investigator for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct. She is a lawyer, not a cop, and it is her job to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct. After nine years with the Board, she knows that most problems are caused by incompetence, not corruption.

But a corruption case eventually crosses her desk. A previously disbarred lawyer is back in business with a new identity. He now goes by the name Greg Myers, and he claims to know of a Florida judge who has stolen more money than all other crooked judges combined. And not just crooked judges in Florida. All judges, from all states, and throughout U.S. history.

What's the source of the ill-gotten gains? It seems the judge was secretly involved with the construction of a large casino on Native American land. The Coast Mafia financed the casino and is now helping itself to a sizable skim of each month's cash. The judge is getting a cut and looking the other way. It's a sweet deal: Everyone is making money.

But now Greg wants to put a stop to it. His only client is a person who knows the truth and wants to blow the whistle and collect millions under Florida law. Greg files a complaint with the Board on Judicial Conduct, and the case is assigned to Lacy Stoltz, who immediately suspects that this one could be dangerous.

Dangerous is one thing. Deadly is something else.

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  • Kelly Adams

    Narrator sounds like Siri. Not much inflection or real emotion in her voice. A pleasant voice, albeit robotic.

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  • mark kingan

    its a good book don't get me wrong but it kinda goes flat. expecting a really good ending and it ends like a news report. i like the narrator if she did better books id enjoy it more.

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  • Sherry Thayne

    Very good story, like others I didn't care for the narrators "man voice".

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  • Karla Sokolovic

    This book was not my favorite of John Grisham

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  • Joseph Wade

    I love the book! It was very entertaining and had a nice pace to the story. I really enjoyed the characters and the narrator did a fantastic job.

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  • beth ryan

    The book was ok. I had a hard time listening to the narrator trying too hard to have a sexy voice. It took away from the story.

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  • Troy Clark

    I thought the book was good, but I did not care for the narrator. Her voice did not work well for the male parts and seemed disconnected at times. She was good for most of the female characters. Overall a good listen.

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  • Thomas Block

    Very good. I had a hard time shutting it off when I should be doing something else. Good story, and good narration.

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  • Brian Schmidt

    I thought it was very well written and told just right.

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  • Chris Thompson

    Great way to handle a long drive. Good book selection.

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