Go Set a Watchman: A Novel

Go Set a Watchman: A Novel

Harper Lee


From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set 20 years after her liked Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird.

Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch—"Scout"—returns domestic from long island urban to go to her getting older father, Atticus. Set opposed to the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that have been remodeling the South, Jean Louise's homecoming turns bittersweet while she learns irritating truths approximately her close-knit kin, the city, and the folk dearest to her. thoughts from her youth flood again, and her values and assumptions are thrown into doubt. that includes the various iconic characters from To Kill a Mockingbird, Go Set a Watchman completely captures a tender girl, and a global, in painful but worthy transition out of the illusions of the past—a trip which could simply be guided by means of one's personal conscience.

Written within the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman imparts a fuller, richer knowing and appreciation of Harper Lee. this is an unforgettable novel of knowledge, humanity, ardour, humor, and easy precision—a profoundly affecting murals that's either splendidly evocative of one other period and proper to our personal occasions. It not just confirms the long-lasting brilliance of To Kill a Mockingbird, but additionally serves as its crucial significant other, including intensity, context, and new aspiring to an American classic.

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