The Resource Go set a watchman, Harper Lee

Go set a watchman, Harper Lee

Label
Go set a watchman
Title
Go set a watchman
Statement of responsibility
Harper Lee
Title variation
Go set a watchman
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A wonderful new novel from one of America's bestselling authors. Exploring the tensions between a local culture and a changing national political agenda; family arguments and love: an instant classic
Cataloging source
JPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Harper
Dewey number
813.5
Index
no index present
Intended audience
870L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3562.E353
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homecoming
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Nineteen fifties
  • Social change
  • Girls
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
  • Alabama
Label
Go set a watchman, Harper Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Deckle edge
  • This book is an historic literary event: the publication of a newly discovered novel, the earliest known work from Harper Lee, the beloved, bestselling author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. Originally written in the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman was the novel Harper Lee first submitted to her publishers before To Kill a Mockingbird. Assumed to have been lost, the manuscript was discovered in late 2014. Go Set a Watchman features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later. Returning home to Maycomb to visit her father, Jean Louise Finch -- Scout -- struggles with issues both personal and political, involving Atticus, society, and the small Alabama town that shaped her. Exploring how the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird are adjusting to the turbulent events transforming mid-1950s America, Go Set a Watchman casts a fascinating new light on Harper Lee's enduring classic. Moving, funny and compelling, it stands as a magnificent novel in its own right. - Publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780062409867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn913411671
  • 698063
Label
Go set a watchman, Harper Lee
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Deckle edge
  • This book is an historic literary event: the publication of a newly discovered novel, the earliest known work from Harper Lee, the beloved, bestselling author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. Originally written in the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman was the novel Harper Lee first submitted to her publishers before To Kill a Mockingbird. Assumed to have been lost, the manuscript was discovered in late 2014. Go Set a Watchman features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later. Returning home to Maycomb to visit her father, Jean Louise Finch -- Scout -- struggles with issues both personal and political, involving Atticus, society, and the small Alabama town that shaped her. Exploring how the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird are adjusting to the turbulent events transforming mid-1950s America, Go Set a Watchman casts a fascinating new light on Harper Lee's enduring classic. Moving, funny and compelling, it stands as a magnificent novel in its own right. - Publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780062409867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn913411671
  • 698063

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