I made myself finish reading it because that's how I am but I was sorely disappointed in the end. This item: Personal Injuries by Scott Turow Paperback $14.99. Story got stretched out.for the sake. Until now. Characters are fully developed and drive the plot. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. I really wanted to know what happened in the end to Robbie, his wealthy but dishonest colleagues, his friends, family and the people controlling him. A lawyer with a secret must prove it was justified. Seems like he dialed it in...lots of filler, too many characters and I finally gave up when I had read 75%. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. It sounds like a lofty theme for a "lawyer's story" as Turow's narrator calls it, but Turow strikes the heart of it beautifully. In Presumed Innocent (1987), he introduced fictional Kindle County and ushered... Free shipping over $10. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. I really wanted to know what happened in the end to Robbie, his wealthy but dishonest colleagues, his friends, family and the people controlling him. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 29, 2020, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 16, 2009. If you love Grisham, Connelly & Pratt & twists & surprises throughout, read the novel that started the series. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I did feel disappointed. He writes legal thrillers that would challenge the best literary fiction from the US and the UK. I stuck with it and I have to say it picked up towards the end. The characterisations and verbal soul searching were too long and too detailed. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Please try your request again later. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Scott Turow is a really exceptional writer. One of these items ships sooner than the other. What some readers might call slow moving, is in the service of full character and relationship development. The descriptions of his activities and those around him were fascinating and I had a hard time putting the book down to go to sleep at night. Please try again. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Not only did I find the conclusion moving but the novel and the challenges of its characters left me with questions about my own life to think about. BECAUSE HE'S TRYING TO ACHIEVE A HIGHER STANDARD. Sit down, sit back, and enjoy. Turow is, to me, an excellent character writer. With better editing, I'd have given this six stars! I have read all his books available on Audible and several in hard copy, never with less than overall appreciation for his ability to draw the reader into his narrative and his skill as a writer.