Author Grisham goes to Raleigh school

Posted May 20, 2010 2:53 p.m. EDT

— Fifth-grade students at Raleigh's A.B. Combs Elementary School got a lesson from a best-selling author Thursday, when John Grisham paid their class a visit.

Grisham provided the students with advance copies of his new book, Theodore Boone Kid Lawyer. In it, Grisham combine his famous style of legal suspense with a 13-year-old protagonist.

The students got to engage Grisham in a question-and-answer session about the book.