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Harper Lee is an American author, best known for her novel "To Kill a Mockingbird." She based the novel off her observations of racism growing up in Alabama in the 1920s and 30s.

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The FAQ on Harper LeeHarper Lee is the author of the Pulitzer Prize winning book, To Kill a Mockingbird.She is--was--also a longtime friend of Truman Capote.yeah and she also made a great impact on American liturature!!
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Answer Basketball player: Ronald Harper (born January 20, 1964 in Dayton, Ohio) is a former professional basketball player whose career spanned from 1986 to 2001 with four teams in the National Basketball Association. At 6' 6" (1.98 m), his position was shooting guard/point guard swingman. …
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Yes, she is still alive and is 86 years old. She was born on April 28, 1926
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Harper Lee wanted the reader to realize how Atticus treated his children; like adults in a very mature like way.
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Hill Harpar's cureent marital status is "unmarriade" and hi has a Gf . His gF name is Rozonda Chilli Thomas
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yes. i don't think she meant to make herself look like a hero or anything. its just that she based the story on things and people she knew about. if you research Harper lee, you can find many similarities between her and scout. dill was based on her childhood friend and author Truman capote. atticus…
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Harper Lee was born on April 28, 1926.
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She wrote it because of her own experiences and to show that whites and blacks are equal. to stop Racism Harper Lee wrote To Kill a Mockingbird because she wanted to show the racism back in the 1930's.
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The only published by Harper Lee is called 'To Kill a Mockingbird', You should read the book it is good.
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she writes fictional books
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There is a book about the murders of Terry Lee Chasteen and her 3 children, which were comitted by Steven Timothy Judy. The book is titled "Burn, Judy, Burn" and was written by a reporter who covered Judy's trial. It is a difficult book to find and the copies that are available are usually pret…
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Because the book is about how innocence is taken away or "killed." In the book , Atticus says that it's a sin to kill a mockingbird because all they do is make music for people to enjoy which shows they are innocent. Tom Robinson is convicted and killed, even though he's innocent. In a way, he was a…
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not at all! She is 83, almost 84! (:
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Boo does actually kill Bob Ewell but Mr. Tate doesn't cover up for him. Boo is only thought to have carried Jem home. It is thought that Jem actually killed him from Scout's explanation of the events. Mr. Tate tries to cover up for Jem by saying that Mr. Ewell fell on his own knife. The knife that M…
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Scout believed that Boo Radley was a madman. Scout, Dill, and Jem made up countless skits throughout their summers together, many including a plan to coaxe Boo out to see what he actually looks like. Since Boo is so shy that he never comes outside, the citizens of Maycomb grow suspicious and circula…
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Harper Lee is not dead yet. She is currently 84 (2010)
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Kimora Lee has won one prestigious reward. She won a Tony Award for producing the popular TV special, 'Def Poetry Jam' in 2003.
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I think they use the child narrator because it brings the point of view from somone innocent learning the state of the world and issues slowely eg. racism and economic struggle.
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Harper Lee was 89 years old when she died on February 19, 2016 (born Nelle Harper Lee, April 28, 1926).
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Nelle Harper Lee (better known under her writer's name, Harper Lee) has two sisters, Alice and Louise, and a brother called Edwin.
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Harper Lee's childhood was a difficult one given the fact that he hailed from a very poor family background. As a child, Harper Lee was a tomboy and a precocious reader.
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There is a lot, but I'm not going to do your homework :-) Your best bet is to read the book thoroughly, make your own notes and think for a while... However, you may find the suggested link useful.
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she leads a private life, no writing and no publicity
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Harper Lee wrote many magazine articles and stories, but "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "Go Set a Watchman" are her only two published books.
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she only published one book called "To Kill A Mockingbird"
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Because Scout was known as thuggish of the thugghish and so was picked to be the narrator of the story for being a pimp and a boss at the same time
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Her fantasy is that the two of them will have a normal conversation on his front porch about the weather, like any neighbors would do.
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Harper Lee died at the age of 89 on February 19, 2016 (born April 28, 1926).
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bacause only god know but i think he is stupid
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To Kill A Mockingbird is a novel by Harper Lee made in the late 60's. It was then turned into a classic movie.Metaphysically the title in itself completely reinacts the motions of complete and absolute hunger of the reader in the novel and shows the fear through the eyes of the frightened girl who d…
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yess she hadd a dozen kids.....
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Prejudice was expressed very bluntly and carelessly in Harper Lee's times, so much so that people could go around calling an African American a "n*****" and even more so, a "black" or "colored" folk, as seen throughout the novel. The happenings in the novel are all seen in the point of view of an in…
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Author Harper Lee is best known for her book "To Kill A Mockingbird" which was a major contribution to literature. She had one sister named Alice Lee.
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Personally, i see Harper Lee's purpose to be one of teaching morals. The novel was written during the 1960's, yet set in the 1930's. During them years, campaigners for equal black rights such as the famous Martin Luther King became to fight the racial prejudice and therefore discrimination. She wrot…
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Harper lee's infleunces are through her life experiences.
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Harper Lee won a Pulitzer Prize in 1961 for her novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. The Pulitzer Prize is awarded for literary, musical composition, newspaper, and journalism achievements.The novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, received a Pulitzer prize. It was Harper Lee's only novel. It won something greater …
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No she didn't. She wanted to be "free" of marriage. She now lives with her sister Alice ad goes to Monroeville quite often.
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She lives in a barn filled with grap Marilyn is her servent who's favorite son is chris but we don't judge but whatever tata for now.
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one. To Kill A Mockingbird
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a horrible history book i think
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She wrote To Kill a Mockingbird
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she's not on weed
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Nope!
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It's actually Nelle
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no, she never married, just had the odd affair
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yes she has lots of cats
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monroeville, AL
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I do not know exactly, and maybe some others can clarify. Looking at different biographies, I've seen 2 different numbers. I've seen that she has 4 siblings, and that she has 3 siblings. It could be that there was a total of 4, and there were 3 other siblings. Like I said earlier, however, I don't k…
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She was born in a small town in Alabama between the towns of Mobile and Montgumery Alabama. Right smack dab in the middle
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By creating a scary - sounding man, especially in the eyes of a child. They describe him as a 6.5 foot tall man who eats cars and squirrels, has bloodstained hands, a scar across his face, has yellow and rotten teeth (or what is left of them), he is supposedly part of a gang, he never leaves his hou…
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~The civil war ~A phrase to war the beginning of the book - "Maycomb had recently been told that she had nothing to fear" (it was something along those lines) --> it was referring to the end of the Cold War
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Nelle Harper Lee
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Mr. Bob Ewell is Mayella Ewell's father and he is the one who originally started the case about Tom Robinson. He also tries to kill the kids ( Jem and Scout ), but instead he kills himself by falling onto his own knife. Boo Radley saves the kids and carris Jem home ( Jem broke his arm when Mr. Ewell…
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There are three points in the theme of family and social class:   1. It's impossible to escape your family background (your espected to act in a certain way)   2. Social prejudice is everywhere in Maycomb (Relates to point 1)   3. Some people don't fit the image (e.g. May…
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Monroeville, Alabama
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Nelle Harper Lee was born April 28, 1926, and has lived her entire life in Monroeville, Alabama. In 2007, she personally accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President George W. Bush at the White House. In the late 2000s, she also attended a few book signings for children. Apart from that…
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Japanese or Chinese
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To Kill a Mockingbird
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The only way that that were considered equal was in prison. That is what atticus said in his summation speech. He wanted a way to make everyone equal, he was a type of heroin vigilantly somewhat like that of MLK.
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She remains unmarried.
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A) To Kill A Mockingbird was written by Harper Lee. The passive voice has the object (the book) as the subject, and includes some form of the verb "to be".
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Monroeville, Alabama, USA
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her hometown is Monroeville, Alabama
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None. He was homeless. Joking! I dont know, you tell me!
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NO, she never married
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She studied Law.
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Harper Lee did not use a pen name for writing "To Kill a Mockingbird". However, her full name is Nelle Harper Lee, 'Nelle' comes from her grandmother's name spelled backwards. According to a web site, she did not have Nelle printed on the book as her name because she did not wish to be misidentified…
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Monroeville, AL, living with her elder sister, who is an attorney.
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Harper Lee's first and only novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The book was popular with readers and became an immediate commercial success, aided by praise from prominent newspapers and periodicals. Time Magazine summarized the book's appeal in an August 1, 1960 …
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Writing to kill a mocking bird( a best selling book)
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She was a good journalist
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Harper Lee and Scout Finch both grew up in a small town in Alabama in the 1930's. Theyboth had a father who was an attorney and a neighbour who was friends with thier brother. They also shared many personality traits such as tomboyishness and the love of reading.
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I don't believe so because she was quite a loner in her childhood despite joining her college's newspaper Rammer Hammer, she prefers not to see other people because of the ill doubt they give about her consent to writing the novel on her own
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Harper Lee made it seem like an airtight case in Atticus' favor just prior to the jury's decision to show the racism that was around during that time. Tom and Atticus would have won if Tom was a white man.
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white girl from Alabama who wrote the classic to kill a mockingbird
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i think because she want us to know that they don't care where do they sit even if they beside black people(no offense) and to show that they have not created racial boundaries that most adults in this town have come to have.
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1960 - great book!
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The Scottsboro trial in the 1930s in which nine black men were accused of raping two white women which is portryaed in the Tom Robinson case. Also the racial prejudice at the time.
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Discrimination- primarily on the basis of race, but also class and disabilities, such as mental illness (Boo radley). 
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Yes she is, she is 84 years old and was born on April 28, 1926
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Lee
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cuz she arnt smrt liek mee
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She wrote To Kill a Mockingbird because she wanted to prove that whites and blacks are equal !
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FactFiction Harper Lee- tomboy, loved reading, 6 yrs old Scout Finch- tomboy, loves reading, 6 yrs old -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Scottsboro Boys- were charged of rape, which they didn't do. Tom Robinson- was cha…
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Frances Cunningham lee. referred as coley. made sure it wuz rite. book. mockingbird a portrait of Harper lee. rec. it
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who was Harper lee's childhood friend
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you can email her by getting her email and typing :)
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Truman Capote
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Please see biography link below
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5'2"
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the writer based dill as the Truman Capote
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"Nelle" is too easily confused with "Nellie."
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To kill a mockingbird was set in the 1930's during the Great Depression in Maycomb, Alabama. The setting and ideas of the story (such as the K.K.K., lawyers, and Scout being a Tomboy) came from Harper Lee's life as the author DID grow up in the 30's during the Great Depression and experienced being …
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