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John Grisham
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    (February 8, 1955- )
    Wrote 'A Time To Kill (1989),' 'The Firm (1988),' 'The Client,' 'The Pelican Brief,' 'The Chamber,' 'The Rainmaker,' 'A Painted House,' 'Skipping Christmas,' 'The Summons,' 'The Partner (1997),' 'The Street Lawyer (1998),' 'The Testament (1999)' and 'The Bretheren (2000)'
    Member of Mississippi State Legislature
    His first novel was rejected by more than a two dozen publishers before it was finally printed.
    He left The House of Representatives to purchase a Victorian home on a farm close to Oxford, Mississippi (1990).
    He is taken by spouse, Renee Jones (1981).
    He worked sixty to seventy hours per week in his law practice.
    He didn't get to fulfill his childhood dream of being a pro baseball player.
    As a married father of two, he is recognized as one of the world's bestselling novelists.
    He is ranked in People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in the World (1995).
    His name was billed along with Hollywood superstars such as Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon and Sandra Bullock when his novels were made into movies.
    He received an undergraduate degree in accounting from Mississippi State University (1977) and a law degree from University of Mississippi (1981).
    He was elected to the Mississippi House of Representatives (1983).
    Paramount Pictures purchased (1990) the film rights of his book 'The Firm' for $600,000 before his novel was published and is described as his breakout hit.
    He established a law practice in Southaven and practiced both criminal and civil law (1981).
    He built six ball fields on his property that serves 350 kids on 26 Little League Teams, where he serves as the local Little League Commissioner.
    He devotes his spare time to charity, church group mission trips and baseball.
    Despite having several occupations at the same time, he makes time to spend with his family.
    He ranked #21 in Forbes Power List (2000).

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