To Kill a Mockingbird wins the 2013 Tournament of Tweed!
To Kill a Mockingbird wins the 2013 Great American Novel Tournament of Tweed! If you haven't read the book (or don't remember from when you read it in high school), now is the perfect time! We have several copies at the library that you can checkout. We also have the movie version, if you want to see Gregory Peck being dignified and inspiring.
Want to understand the significance of this novel? We have several books of criticism you might want to check out:
To Kill a Mockingbird edited by Don Noble. King Library (2nd floor) | PS3562.E353 T66 2010
Mockingbird Passing: Closeted Traditions and Sexual Curiosities in Harper Lee's Novel by Holly Blackford. King Library (2nd floor) | PS3562.E353 T63335 2011
Scout, Atticus, and Boo: A Celebration of Fifty Years of To Kill a Mockingbird by Mary McDonagh Murphy. King Library (2nd floor) | PS3562.E353 T6356 2010
Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird: New Essays edited by Michael J. Meyer. King Library (2nd floor) | PS3562.E353 T63375 2010
Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee by Charles J. Shields. King Library (2nd floor) | PS3562.E353 Z94 2006
You might also be interested in this blog post that I wrote for the 50th anniversary of the novel.