To Kill a Mockingbird

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HarperCollins, Mar 5, 2002 - Fiction - 336 pages
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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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User Review  - Monika G. -

After all these years I finally read this book. First I was impressed with the humour. Next the wisdom of Atticus as a parent and attorney. Then the interaction of the neighbors in the neighborhood ... Read full review

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User Review  - aarchamb - LibraryThing

I'm not sure when I read this book for the first time, but I think I was about 10 years old. I loved it! This is one of my 'all-time' favorite books. If you haven't read it, YOU MUST DO IT NOW!!! Put it on your goal list - it's a wonderful, wonderful book that will stay with you always. 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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