To Kill a Mockingbird

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HarperCollins, Mar 5, 2002 - Fiction - 336 pages
67 Reviews

Harper Lee's classic novel of a lawyer in the Deep South defending a black man charged with the rape of a white girl.

One of the best-loved stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has earned many distinctions since its original publication in 1960. It won the Pulitzer Prize, has been translated into more than forty languages, sold more than thirty million copies worldwide, and been made into an enormously popular movie. Most recently, librarians across the country gave the book the highest of honors by voting it the best novel of the twentieth century.

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And the ending was awfully abrupt. - Goodreads
But it is NOT great writing, not by a long shot. - Goodreads
I will not attempt to present a plot summary. - Goodreads
It's clear from page one that Lee isn't a writer. - Goodreads

beautifully written

User Review  - umesh talwai - Flipkart

beautifully written novel on the theme: apartheid practiced in America, where a child is narrating the story of a negro falsely accused. Read full review

A Good Book

User Review  - Ajit Kanale - Flipkart

While I will never acknowledge this as a classic, it is just the narration of adult-level interactions from an innocent and curious child's mind. A quiet lawyer's daughter witnesses her father's ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Harper Lee was born in 1926 in Monroeville, Alabama. She attended Huntington College and studied law at the University of Alabama. She has been awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Pulitzer Prize, and many other accolades.

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