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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