Tag Archives: Harper Lee

Harper Lee 1926-2016

The sad news that Harper Lee, author of the incomparable To Kill a Mockingbird, has died has been announced this morning. To Kill a Mockingbird was published in 1960 and earned Harper Lee the Pulitzer Prize the following year.  The … Continue reading

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In Cold Blood

Today is the 50th anniversary of the publication of In True Blood : A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences by Truman Capote. In True Blood is considered to be the first narrative non-fiction book, that is a book … Continue reading

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First Chapter of Go Set a Watchman released

The first chapter of the much anticipated Harper Lee novel, Go Set a Watchman, has been released, a few days before the book is finally available on July 14th. You can read the first chapter here via The Guardian online … Continue reading

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One-book wonders

As you would have heard, Harper Lee, author of the classic To Kill a Mockingbird used to be a one-book wonder but no longer will be with the publication of Go Set a Watchman this year. The book is said to feature Scout from … Continue reading

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