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To kill a mockingbird

Harper Lee
The explosion of racial hate and violence in a small Alabama town is viewed by a young girl whose father defends a black man accused of rape. The conscience of a town steeped in prejudice, violence, and hypocrisy is pricked by the stamina and quiet heroism of one man's struggle for justice, in this Pulitzer Prize-winning classic that has been translated into more than 40 languages
Print Book, English, 2002
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HarperCollins, New York, 2002
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323 pages ; 21 cm
9780060935467, 9780446310789, 9780061120084, 0060935464, 0446310786, 0061120081
ALA banned and challenged classics
Originally published in 1961 by Harper & Row