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Harper Lee has 2 upcoming events.

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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee discussion
Sun City Branch (Maricopa County Library District), Thursday, September 24 at 1:30pm
Fiction Book Club: Join a group of people in reading and discussing great fiction and nonfiction books. This month's discussion is To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. Anyone is welcome even if you haven't read the book and would just like to listen in on the discussion. The program will be held in The North Wing at the Sun City Branch Library. (DoctorFate)
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17
Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee discussion
Adults of all ages read and discuss fiction titles on the third Tuesday of each month. This month's title: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. Summary: 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. (DoctorFate)… (more)

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See Lee's biography in the online Encyclopedia of Alabama. Harper Lee published only one book, her 1961 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird. At her publisher, J. B. Lippincott Company, she met publicist and author Isabelle Holland, with whom she began a lifelong friendship.
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