Readers have until June 30 to vote online for the winner of the 2014 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction. The prize, which is sponsored by ABA Journal and the University of Alabama School of Law, is intended to recognize a work of fiction that best exemplifies the role of lawyers in society. The three finalists this year are:
- Ronald H. Balson for Once We Were Brothers
- John Grisham for Sycamore Row
- Elizabeth Strout for The Burgess Boys
The prize was first handed out in 2011. The winner that year was John Grisham for The Confession.