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To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird #1)

The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an Academy Award-winning film, also a classic.Compassionate, dramatic, and deeply moving, To Kill A Mockingbird takes readers to the roots of human behavior - to innocence and experience, kindness and cruelty, love and hatred, humor and pathos. Now with over 18 million copies in print and translated into forty languages, this regional story by a young Alabama woman claims universal appeal. Harper Lee always considered her book to be a simple love story. Today it is regarded as a masterpiece of American literature....

Title : To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird #1)
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ISBN : 9780061120084
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 324 pages
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To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird #1) Reviews

  • Rishi

  • may ➹

    2.5 stars

    Bestseller. Pulitzer Prize. 18 million copies printed worldwide. One of the greatest American novels, even. And I… did not like it?

    I was expecting a really thought-provoking book with important messages. And I did get it! But I also got: boredom, slowness, dryness, confusion, and random unnecessary scenes that did nothing to further anything.


    I’d like to first talk about the message, because that’s honestly why this is 2.5 stars and not 2 or lower. This bo ...more

  • Wendy Darling

    Our June classics book! Discussion on the blog Friday 6/26, in preparation for the sequel releasing in July.

    My re-read is on audio, with Sissy Spacek as narrator.

  • Petrik

    A short, important, and powerful classic that deserved all its fame.

    This will be a short review, there’s nothing else I can talk about here that hasn’t been discussed for the past 50 years and more.

    Racism, prejudice, rape, false accusation of rape, all of these are abhorrent and really should have never existed in the first place within our world and society. However, it does. I find it insanely sad that even though this book was published more than 50 years ago, has also been used as an educati

    “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.”

    I’ll be honest, I didn’t understand how important the message this book tried to give when I was a kid; it bored the crap out of me and I didn’t make it to the exceptional court scene. Maybe same as the main character in this book, I didn’t truly understand the gravity of the situation yet when I was young. Now though? Let’s just say I realized why this book became one of the most highly famous and well-received classics.

    One last thing, Atticus Finch is truly a role model to aspire to, as a father, a lawyer, and most of all, a human being; truly a well-written protagonist.

    “They're certainly entitled to think that, and they're entitled to full respect for their opinions... but before I can live with other folks I've got to live with myself. The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.”

    If it wasn’t for some part in the first half that bored me, this would’ve received a 5 stars. But if we’re speaking about the message to be taken from this book? this was without a doubt an important and wonderful short read.

    “Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.”

    Amazing job on writing this book, Harper Lee. May you rest in peace.

    You can find the rest of my Adult Epic/High Fantasy & Sci-Fi reviews at BookNest ...more

  • Luca Ambrosino

    English (To Kill a Mockingbird) / Italiano

    «When he was nearly thirteen, my brother Jem got his arm badly broken at the elbow»

    Alabama. Early 1930s. The Great Depression. Maycomb, an imaginary town. Tom Robinson (black), falsely accused rapist. Atticus (white), lawyer instructed to represent him. Scout and Jem (white), sons of Atticus. Dill (white), friend of Jem and Scout. Calpurnia (black), maid from Atticus house. Arthur "Boo" Radley (white), mysterious neighbour. Mayella Ewell (white), victim


  • Brina

    As I finished the timeless classic To Kill a Mockingbird, I thought to myself what can I add to a review that the 2 million or so good reads reviewers have not already pointed out. I continued to think to myself about what has made the novel so beloved and decided to focus on a character trait: courage. I read Mockingbird in ninth grade English and I remember the best essay in the class focused on courage. Now reading all these years later, I see how courage is a theme throughout the book.


  • Jon

  • Ana

    Best book ever written? Best book ever written.