To Kill a Mockingbird LP

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HarperCollins, Oct 2, 2007 - Fiction - 407 pages
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Lawyer Atticus Finch defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic, Puliter Prize-winning novel--a black man charged with the rape of a white woman. Through the eyes of Atticus's children, Scout and Jem Finch, Harper Lee explores with rich humor and unanswering honesty the irrationality of adult attitudes toward race and class in the Deep South of the 1930's.

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User Review  - Darwa - LibraryThing

I started this classic several times over the past year, but had trouble really getting into it. However, once I got past the first few chapters I started to enjoy the excellent writing and the narration from the viewpoint of Scout, a young girl. A true classic! Read full review

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User Review  - thebookmagpie - LibraryThing

One of my absolute favourites. I can understand some of the criticisms that have been levelled at it as regards the perceived "white-saviour" theme, but I think it mostly averts that problem, for what ... Read full review

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About the author (2007)

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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