Go set a watchman
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[New York] : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015].
ISBN
9780062409850, 0062409859
Lexile measure
870L
Rating
870L
Status
Oak Brook Public Library - Fiction
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Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
278 pages ; 24 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.9, 10 Points
Lexile measure
870

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General Note
Deckle edge.
General Note
This book is an historic literary event: the publication of a newly discovered novel, the earliest known work from Harper Lee, the beloved, bestselling author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. Originally written in the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman was the novel Harper Lee first submitted to her publishers before To Kill a Mockingbird. Assumed to have been lost, the manuscript was discovered in late 2014. Go Set a Watchman features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later. Returning home to Maycomb to visit her father, Jean Louise Finch -- Scout -- struggles with issues both personal and political, involving Atticus, society, and the small Alabama town that shaped her. Exploring how the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird are adjusting to the turbulent events transforming mid-1950s America, Go Set a Watchman casts a fascinating new light on Harper Lee's enduring classic. Moving, funny and compelling, it stands as a magnificent novel in its own right. - Publisher.
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A wonderful new novel from one of America's bestselling authors. Exploring the tensions between a local culture and a changing national political agenda; family arguments and love: an instant classic.
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Twenty years after the trial of Tom Robinson, Scout returns home to Maycomb to visit her father and struggles with personal and political issues as her small Alabama town adjusts to the turbulent events beginning to transform the United States in the mid-1950s.
Target Audience
870L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.9,10,175479.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Lee, H. (2015). Go set a watchman (First edition.). Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lee, Harper. 2015. Go Set a Watchman. [New York]: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lee, Harper. Go Set a Watchman [New York]: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lee, Harper. Go Set a Watchman First edition., Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.

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