In the small city of Strattenburg, there are many lawyers, and
though he's only thirteen years old, Theo Boone thinks he's one of
them. Theo knows every judge, policeman, court clerkand a lot
about the law. He dreams of being a great trial lawyer, of a life
in the courtroom.
But Theo finds himself in court much sooner than expected. Because
he knows so muchmaybe too muchhe is suddenly dragged into the
middle of a sensational murder trial. A cold-blooded killer is
about to go free, and only Theo knows the truth.
The stakes are high, but Theo won't stop until justice is