Books - Review

The ReckoningPete, a second world war hero, suddenly decides to kill the local pastor. He does so, and is arrested, put on trial for murder, and offering no defence at all, is convicted and sentenced to death. Then we get the back story of his heroic wartime service in the Philippines, captured by the Japanese, escaping and operating behind enemy lines, while at home his wife struggles with loneliness on the family farm.
by John Grisham
Score: 7.5
Published: 2018
Read: October 11th 2020


John said

Pretty good story, including some convincing wartime action, and a great twist at the end.

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