One of the best-loved stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has been translated into more than 40 languages, sold more than 30 million copies worldwide, served as the basis for an enormously popular motion picture, and was voted one of the best novels of the 20th 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. Sold and delivered by Audible, an Amazon company. Read more Read less.
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This Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, considered an American classic, was challenged and banned because of violence and its use of the N-word. To Kill a Mockingbird is a novel written by Harper Lee. In the novel, the residents of Maycomb are severe racists and discriminate against people of color. In the story, a black man named Tom Robinson is wrongly accused of raping a white woman.
To Kill a Mockingbird is one of the memorable novels by Harper Lee , and also the best loved novels worldwide. First published in , the fine work was immediately awarded the Pulitzer Prize one year later, and has been translated into over 40 languages. Through the viewpoint of a young girl, great beauty is challenged when she sees a black man accused of a terrible crime. Even though dealing with race and class in the Deep South, which is the very sensitive aspect, the book did a great job. The book is a significant part of the American literature particularly, and the world generally. For its value, an American drama film under the same name was directed by Robert Mulligan based on the remarkable novel. The film has been positively reviewed and was awarded for three Academy Awards and other honors. This is known as the early draft of To Kill a Mockingbird.