To Kill A Mockingbird

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ISBN: 9781473517714
Release Date: 2014-07-08
Number of pages: 320
Author: Harper Lee
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online To Kill A Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB 'Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird.' Voted the most life changing book by a female author. A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic novel - a black man charged with the rape of a white girl. Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, Harper Lee explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties. The conscience of a town steeped in prejudice, violence and hypocrisy is pricked by the stamina of one man's struggle for justice. But the weight of history will only tolerate so much. To Kill a Mockingbird is a coming-of-age story, an anti-racist novel, a historical drama of the Great Depression and a sublime example of the Southern writing tradition.


To Kill a Mockingbird Enhanced Edition

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ISBN: 9780062369635
Release Date: 2014-11-04
Number of pages: 336
Author: Harper Lee
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online To Kill a Mockingbird Enhanced Edition in PDF and EPUB This enhanced digital edition of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep south includes audio of Sissy Spacek performing the audiobook and video footage from the documentary Hey Boo: Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird which includes Oprah Winfrey, Tom Brokaw, Anna Quindlen, Wally Lamb, Alice Finch Lee and others discussing Harper Lee and the book, excerpts from Harper Lee’s final radio interview, and footage from the film. One of the best-loved stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has been translated into more than forty languages, sold more than thirty million copies worldwide, served as the basis for an enormously popular motion picture, and was voted one of the best novels of the twentieth century by librarians across the country. A gripping, heart-wrenching, and wholly remarkable tale of coming-of-age in a South poisoned by virulent prejudice, it views a world of great beauty and savage inequities through the eyes of a young girl, as her father-a crusading local lawyer-risks everything to defend a black man unjustly accused of a terrible crime.


To Kill a Mockingbird

Filename: to-kill-a-mockingbird.pdf
ISBN: 9780062368683
Release Date: 2014-07-08
Number of pages: 336
Author: Harper Lee
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB Harper Lee's Pulitzer prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep south—and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred, available now for the first time as an e-book. One of the best-loved stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has been translated into more than forty languages, sold more than thirty million copies worldwide, served as the basis for an enormously popular motion picture, and was voted one of the best novels of the twentieth century by librarians across the country. A gripping, heart-wrenching, and wholly remarkable tale of coming-of-age in a South poisoned by virulent prejudice, it views a world of great beauty and savage inequities through the eyes of a young girl, as her father-a crusading local lawyer-risks everything to defend a black man unjustly accused of a terrible crime.


Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 0871290863
Release Date: 1970
Number of pages: 202
Author: Christopher Sergel
Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

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To Kill A Mockingbird

Filename: to-kill-a-mockingbird.pdf
ISBN: 9781473518063
Release Date: 2014-11-04
Number of pages: 320
Author: Harper Lee
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online To Kill A Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB One of the definitive novels of the twentieth century, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. This enhanced edition includes an excerpt from the audio read by Sissy Spacek as well as footage from the documentary, Hey Boo, including contributions from Oprah Winfrey, Wally Lamb and Richard Russo among others. 'Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird.' A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic novel - a black man charged with the rape of a white girl. Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, Harper Lee explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties. The conscience of a town steeped in prejudice, violence and hypocrisy is pricked by the stamina of one man's struggle for justice. But the weight of history will only tolerate so much. To Kill a Mockingbird is a coming-of-age story, an anti-racist novel, a historical drama of the Great Depression and a sublime example of the Southern writing tradition.


Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 9780810877238
Release Date: 2010-10-14
Number of pages: 290
Author: Michael J. Meyer
Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Download and read online Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB In 1960, To Kill a Mockingbird was published to critical acclaim. To commemorate To Kill a Mockingbird's 50th anniversary, Michael J. Meyer has assembled a collection of new essays that celebrate this enduring work of American literature. These essays approach the novel from educational, legal, social, and thematic perspectives. Harper Lee's only novel won the Pulitzer Prize and was transformed into a beloved film starring Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch. An American classic that frequently appears in middle school and high school curriculums, the novel has been subjected to criticism for its subject matter and language. Still relevant and meaningful, To Kill a Mockingbird has nonetheless been under-appreciated by many critics. There are few books that address Lee's novel's contribution to the American canon and still fewer that offer insights that can be used by teachers and by students. These essays suggest that author Harper Lee deserves more credit for skillfully shaping a masterpiece that not only addresses the problems of the 1930s but also helps its readers see the problems and prejudices the world faces today. Intended for high school and undergraduate usage, as well as for teachers planning to use To Kill a Mockingbird in their classrooms, this collection will be a valuable resource for all teachers of American literature.


Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 9781438132730
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 109
Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Download and read online Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB The Crucible still has permanence and relevance a half century after its initial publication. This powerful political drama set amidst the Salem witch trials is commonly understood as Arthur Miller's poignant response to McCarthyism. This new edition featuring new critical essays examines this important work.


To Kill a Mockingbird MAXNotes Literature Guides

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ISBN: 9780738665429
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 128
Author: Anita Price Davis
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.

Download and read online To Kill a Mockingbird MAXNotes Literature Guides in PDF and EPUB REA's MAXnotes for Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird MAXnotes offer a fresh look at masterpieces of literature, presented in a lively and interesting fashion. Written by literary experts who currently teach the subject, MAXnotes will enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the work. MAXnotes are designed to stimulate independent thought about the literary work by raising various issues and thought-provoking ideas and questions. MAXnotes cover the essentials of what one should know about each work, including an overall summary, character lists, an explanation and discussion of the plot, the work's historical context, illustrations to convey the mood of the work, and a biography of the author. Each chapter is individually summarized and analyzed, and has study questions and answers.


The Play of To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 0435233114
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 116
Author: Christopher Sergel
Publisher: Heinemann

Download and read online The Play of To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB "In his play, Christopher Sergel has shifted the focus slightly. The result of this shift, I believe, hightlights the novel's universal qualities. [He] reminds us...that the issues explored are not those of a 'regional' work of art (as the novel is often categorised) but are of importance in Nottingham, Manchester, Birmingham or wherever the play is seen by an audience." - from Ray Speakman's introduction.


To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 0805780688
Release Date: 1994
Number of pages: 125
Author: Claudia Durst Johnson
Publisher: Twayne Pub

Download and read online To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB Drawing on extensive research, Johnson furnishes readers with key insights into the novel's historical and biographical contexts; its place in American literature and its critical reception.


Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 0812034465
Release Date: 1984
Number of pages: 100
Author: Joyce Milton
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

Download and read online Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB A guide to reading "To Kill A Mockingbird" with a critical and appreciative mind. Includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggestions, and a reading list.


To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee

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ISBN: 1843153130
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 87
Author: Stewart Martin
Publisher: Letts & Londsale

Download and read online To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee in PDF and EPUB Letts Literature Guides for GCSE help you to get to grips with the novels, poetry and plays most commonly studied for GCSE coursework and exams. This guide covers Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird.



Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird

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ISBN: 9781438139968
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages:
Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Learning

Download and read online Harper Lee s To Kill a Mockingbird in PDF and EPUB Contains essays about Harper Lee's To kill a mockingbird, addressing the novel's characters, structure, themes, and subject matter.


Go Set a Watchman

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ISBN: 9781473535404
Release Date: 2015-07-14
Number of pages: 288
Author: Harper Lee
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online Go Set a Watchman in PDF and EPUB From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set two decades after her beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird. Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch – ‘Scout’ – returns home from New York City to visit her ageing father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that were transforming the South, Jean Louise’s homecoming turns bittersweet when she learns disturbing truths about her close-knit family, the town and the people dearest to her. Memories from her childhood flood back, and her values and assumptions are thrown into doubt. Featuring many of the iconic characters from To Kill a Mockingbird, Go Set a Watchman perfectly captures a young woman, and a world, in painful yet necessary transition out of the illusions of the past – a journey that can be guided only by one’s own conscience. Written in the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman imparts a fuller, richer understanding and appreciation of Harper Lee. Here is an unforgettable novel of wisdom, humanity, passion, humour and effortless precision – a profoundly affecting work of art that is both wonderfully evocative of another era and relevant to our own times. It not only confirms the enduring brilliance of To Kill a Mockingbird, but also serves as its essential companion, adding depth, context and new meaning to a classic.