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Harper Lee. To Kill a Mocking Bird. Early Life. Harper Lee was born in Monroeville, Alabama. April 28,1926 Father owned part of the newspaper, state senator, and a lawyer. Mother supposedly had bipolar. Childhood friends. Truman Capote, was one of her best friends.

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Harper lee

Harper Lee

To Kill a Mocking Bird


Early life

Early Life

  • Harper Lee was born in Monroeville, Alabama.

  • April 28,1926

  • Father owned part of the newspaper, state senator, and a lawyer.

  • Mother supposedly had bipolar.


Childhood friends

Childhood friends

  • Truman Capote, was one of her best friends.

  • He was also a fellow writer.


College life early adulthood

College Life/ Early Adulthood

  • Started at a all girls school then transferred to the University of Alabama 1945-1949.

  • Literary Honors society

  • School newspaper

  • After she went to New York to pursue her dream as a writer.


People who influenced her

People who influenced her

  • The browns paid her a lot of money for her to write full time.

  • Helped her find an agent

  • Gotpublishers interested in her work


Publishing of tkm

Publishing of TKM

  • Book: July 1960

  • Movie: 1962


Awards

Awards

  • 2007, Presidential Medal of Freedom By George Bush

  • Pulitzer Prize in 1961


Work cited

Work cited

  • name:. "John Steinbeck."www.kirjasto.sci.fi . N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Oct. 2012. <http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/johnstei.htm>.

  • http://www.biography.com/people/harper-lee-9377021


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