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To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee (Chapter Book) I never read this book in high school, and I regret it. To Kill a Mockingbird is probably the most widely read book dealing with race in America, and its protagonist, Atticus Finch, the most enduring fictional image of racial heroism
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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee - Time is the true test for something to be considered a classic. Somehow I missed reading this in high school and college. If ever there was a "modern" classic, this is it. Don't miss reading this one!
Short summary of 58 classic novels for English students. These descriptions are in "teen lingo" which will be easily understandable for young people.
to kill a mockingbird
To Kill a Mockingbird
“Mockingbirds don’t do one thing but make music for us to enjoy . . . but sing their hearts out for us. That’s why it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.”
While it's not the best thing ever written, I did enjoy it. I saw a lady reading it on the subway today, so odd cause most people read it in high school.
Told through the voice of Harper Lee's heroine, the young and impressionable Scout Finch, this tale of growing up in the racially-charged deep southern United States offers many lessons on friendship, community, justice and acceptance.
Went to grab this off my shelf and I didn't own it! Serious hole in my classics library now rectified.
"To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee. Of course I have read this, anyone who went to high school in the U.S. has probably read this, but I'm eyeing the hardbound vintage-look edition.
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Um zum Wissen zu kommen, das du nicht hast, musst du auf eine Weiise gehen, die du nicht kennst. (Johannes vom Kreuz)
-Harper Lee, "To Kill A Mockingbird." #books #quotes
Lots of great activities around friendship to go with this one.