Go Set a Watchman: A Novel

Go Set a Watchman: A Novel

Harper Lee


From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set twenty years after her loved Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird.

Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch—"Scout"—returns domestic from long island urban to go to her getting older father, Atticus. Set opposed to the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that have been remodeling the South, Jean Louise's homecoming turns bittersweet whilst she learns worrying truths approximately her close-knit relations, the city, and the folk dearest to her. stories from her early life flood again, and her values and assumptions are thrown into doubt. that includes a few of the iconic characters from To Kill a Mockingbird, Go Set a Watchman completely captures a tender girl, and a global, in painful but precious transition out of the illusions of the past—a trip which may simply be guided through one's personal conscience.

Written within the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman imparts a fuller, richer knowing and appreciation of Harper Lee. here's an unforgettable novel of knowledge, humanity, ardour, humor, and easy precision—a profoundly affecting murals that's either splendidly evocative of one other period and suitable to our personal occasions. It not just confirms the long-lasting brilliance of To Kill a Mockingbird, but additionally serves as its crucial significant other, including intensity, context, and new aspiring to an American classic.

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