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James Grippando

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The first thing you should know about bestselling author James Grippando is that he is no longer clueless—so says his wife, Tiffany, after “A James Grippando Novel” was a clue for #38 Across in the New York Times crossword puzzle. James is the 2017 winner of the Harper Lee Prize for legal fiction and a New York Times bestselling author of 27 novels of suspense, including the popular series featuring Miami criminal defense attorney Jack Swyteck. His latest, “The Girl in the Glass Box" (HarperCollins 2019), is the fifteenth in the Swyteck series. His novels are enjoyed worldwide in 28 languages. As an adjunct professor he teaches "The Law & Lawyers in Modern Literature" at the University of Miami School of Law. He is also counsel at one ...more

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“There are only two types of people who can be totally honest with each other, lovers and strangers. Everyone else is just negotiating.”
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“The NRA was laying down its weapons. Yankee fans were rooting for the Boston Red Sox. The French were eating English food and loving it. Matthew was sure all those things were happening.... This was the proverbial cold day in hell, and Matthew was living it.”
James Grippando, A King's Ransom

“sharing knowledge is power.” “I think the actual saying goes, ‘Knowledge is power.’” “Not in Washington. Here, the real power is in deniability. If I share knowledge with you, I take away your deniability. It’s the ultimate power play.”
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