Scott Turow

Scott Turow is an American author and lawyer known for his legal thrillers and crime fiction. He has written several bestselling novels, including 'Presumed Innocent' and 'Burden of Proof.' Turow's books often draw on his experiences as a prosecutor, providing a realistic and detailed portrayal of the legal system. He has also contributed to non-fiction works on law and has received multiple literary awards for his writing.


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  1. 1. Presumed Innocent

    A gripping legal thriller, this novel follows the story of a chief deputy prosecutor who finds himself accused of the brutal murder of his colleague, with whom he had a passionate extramarital affair. As the evidence against him mounts, he struggles to prove his innocence while uncovering corruption and deceit within the very system he once served. The story is a riveting exploration of the complexities of the legal system, human nature, and the concept of presumed innocence.

    The 996th Greatest Book of All Time