Most widely held works by Patrick Berthon
L'associé : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in French and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Na een enorm geldbedrag weggesluisd te hebben en zijn eigen begrafenis te hebben geënsceneerd, duikt een jonge Amerikaanse advocaat onder in Brazilië waar hij na vier jaar door de FBI gevonden en ontvoerd wordt naar de VS.
Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in French and held by 48 libraries worldwide
La firme by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
L'affaire pélican : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Two supreme court justices are murdered within hours of each other, and Darby Shaw, a law student at Tulane, thinks she has the answer. She prepares a meticulous, speculative brief that builds a strong case against a surprise suspect -- a suspect with powerful friends that wants her and her brief out of the way for good.
Le clandestin : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Le client by John Grisham ( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Mark Sway, an 11 year old boy, witnesses a Mafia lawyer's suicide, which puts him in danger from Barry Muldanno, a Mafia thug, and a politically ambitious U.S. attorney.
Pas de Noël cette année : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Luther et Nora ont choisi de ne pas fêter No͏ël cette année et de partir pour une croisière aux Cara͏ïbes. Mais ils ne pensaient pas que cette décision allait déclencher la colère, l'indignation de leur famille et de leur entourage et une série de catastrophes.
La transaction : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Clay Carter, a public defender, reluctantly takes the case of a young man charged with a random street killing, assuming it is just another of the many senseless murders that hit D.C. every week. As he digs into the background of his client, Clay stumbles on a conspiracy too horrible to believe. He suddenly finds himself in the middle of a complex case against one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, looking at the kind of enormous settlement that would totally change his life--that would make him almost overnight, the legal profession's newest king of torts.
État d'urgence : roman by Michael Crichton ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
In Paris, a graduate student in a secret laboratory reveals a powerful new technology to a beautiful and mysterious woman. A few hours later, the student is drugged and dumped in a river. Radical environmental terrorists are launching a fanatical campaign--and the very future of the world they seek to protect may be at stake. Only MIT scientist and federal agent John Kenner can stop the deadly plot before the terrifying consequences are realized--and millions die.
Le dernier match : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Eddie Rake va mourir. Pendant 30 ans, il a été le coach de l'équipe de foot du lycée de Messina, petite ville du sud des Etats-Unis. Tandis que la nouvelle se répand, les joueurs qu'il a entraînés au cours de sa longue carrière reviennent dans la ville en prévision des funérailles. Dans le stade vide, ils se retrouvent pour attendre ensemble, en se remémorant leurs belles années...
Le maître du jeu : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
In Mississippi, a woman sues a tobacco company for the death of her husband from lung cancer. The protagonists are a jury fixer, that is a lawyer whose role is to assure a jury favorable to the company, and a rogue juror whom the fixer cannot eliminate or control.
Le dernier juré : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 16 libraries worldwide
In 1970, one of Mississippi's more colorful weekly newspapers went bankrupt. To the surprise and dismay of many, ownership was assumed by a 23 year-old college dropout, named Willie Traynor. The future of the paper looked grim until a young mother was brutally raped and murdered by a member of the notorious Padgitt family. Willie Traynor reported all the gruesome details and the paper began to prosper. The murderer, Danny Padgitt was tried before a packed courthouse in Clanton, Mississippi. The trial came to a startling and dramatic end when he was found guilty. He was sentenced to life in prison, but in Mississippi, in 1970, "life" didn't necessarily mean "life" and nine years later Danny Padgitt managed to get himself paroled. He returned to Ford County and the retribution began.
La loi du plus faible : roman by John Grisham ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 16 libraries worldwide
L'agenda icare by Robert Ludlum ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
La vengeance dans la peau by Robert Ludlum ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Le retour de Jason Bourne, le héros fétiche de Ludlum. Le troisième volet de la trilogie commencée avec La mémoire dans la peau et continuée par La mort dans la peau.
Les sorciers de Majipoor by Robert Silverberg ( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Chroniques de Majipoor by Robert Silverberg ( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Majipoor est une planète géante que des humains partagent dans un avenir fabuleux avec des espèces étrangères : Hjorts, Métamorphes, Vroons et Skandars. Parce que les métaux y sont rares, la technologie y est presque inconnue. Mais on y excelle dans les arts et les aménités de la vie.
Le maître du jeu by John Grisham ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
La veuve d'un fumeur mort d'un cancer du larynx accuse les entreprises de tabac de s'enrichir en intoxiquant délibérément les consommateurs. Pour recomposer le puzzle des responsabilités, des malversations et des manipulations de ce procès, le lecteur doit décrypter le petit jeu du plus mystérieux des jurés : Nicholas Easter, le manipulateur.
Le Château de Lord Valentin by Robert Silverberg ( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Un classique du genre.
L'accusé by John Grisham ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
American fiction Americans Amusement parks Assassination Attempted murder Attorney and client Brothers Child witnesses Christmas stories, American Cruise ships Detective and mystery stories Dinosaurs Ecoterrorism Ex-convicts Fiction Global warming Government investigators Homeless persons Italy Journalists Judges--Crimes against Judicial error Jury Legal assistance to the poor Legal stories Louisiana Louisiana--New Orleans Mafia Mississippi Newspaper publishing Oklahoma Organized crime Pardon Pharmaceutical industry Revenge Science fiction South Pacific Ocean Submarines (Ships) Suicide victims Tennessee--Memphis Translations Trials (Murder) Trials (Products liability) United States Vacations Washington (D.C.) Williamson, Ronald Keith,--1953-2004 Witnesses Women law students Women lawyers