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“TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD” AUTHOR HARPER LEE DIES AT 89

Legendary writer, Harper Lee, took the world by storm with her 1960 novel To Kill a Mockingbird, which topped best-seller lists, earned her a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and assured her a permanent status in nationwide English curriculum for eternity. In the years following the novel’s release, she assisted her childhood friend Truman Capote in research for his nonfiction novel In Cold Blood, and was somewhat involved during the production of Robert Mulligan’s timeless film adaptation of To Kill A Mockingbird. Unfortunately, Lee would never regain those heights of success. She finally released a follow-up just last year (2015). A controversy-shrouded second novel called Go Set a Watchman.  Born and raised in...

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