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Harper Lee


The murderer and the novelist: What happened to Harper Lee’s unpublished true crime book?

May 05, 2019 3:07 pm

Harper Lee was fascinated by the Maxwell murders and worked on a true crime book about the case that she titled The Reverend. To this day, it remains unclear how much she wrote, why she stopped writing or whether she finished the book.

Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird, dies at 89

February 19, 2016 10:12 pm

Multiple sources in Lee's hometown of Monroeville, Alabama, confirmed the writer's death, according to

The End of Innocence

July 18, 2015 12:49 am

The publicity about Watchman has ensured that the reader comes to the book fully aware that her hero has been morally shrunk into a bigot.

The real Atticus?

July 16, 2015 12:36 am

Harper Lee presents a new hero and a new question to her readers.

Woman from Monroeville

February 17, 2015 3:58 am

Fame came with tragic consequences for Harper Lee, the writer.

No space for non-Brit classics in new UK syllabus

June 03, 2014 3:54 am

“The idea of cutting out American books because they are not British is crazy,’’ said John Carey, a literary critic and emeritus professor at Oxford University.

Killing the Mocking Bird?

November 10, 2013 3:22 am

The reclusive Harper Lee turns her hometown against herself with notice to a museum over use of her famous work.

World’s top ‘banned’ books

April 15, 2010 9:22 am

Prudes will never admit its funny,or even irrelevant. In a modern world,some people in authority still manage to drive orthodoxy on.


Seven facts about 'To Kill a Mockingbird' author Harper Lee we bet you didn't know

February 20, 2016 1:12 pm

Harper Lee, the elusive novelist who wrote one of America's most beloved literary classics, "To Kill a Mockingbird,"died at the age of 89 on Friday.