In this special mega-episode of the Modern Law Library, the ABA Journal's Lee Rawles speaks with all three finalists for this year's Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction about their novels, careers—and the first time they remember reading To Kill a Mockingbird.
Jodi Picoult, author of Small Great Things, shares how research for this novel changed her views on race and racism.
Graham Moore, author of The Last Days of Night, discusses how he approaches writing historical fiction about real people like Thomas Edison and Nicola Tesla.
And James Grippando, author of Gone Again, talks about how he’s been able to balance his work as a mystery writer with actively practicing law.
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