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Stories with person: John Grisham
  • John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival story has photos
    Updated: Aug-22-15 8:25 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm."

  • John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival 
    Updated: Aug-22-15 2:49 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels.

  • Notable Mississippians join chorus to change state flag story has photos
    Updated: Aug-16-15 9:55 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Jimmy Buffett, John Grisham, Morgan Freeman and former New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning are among famous current and former Mississippi residents asking the state to remove the Confederate battle emblem from its flag.