Written by: Harper Lee
Type of Work: novel
Genre: bildungsroman; Civil Rights Movement
Main Characters: Scout; Atticus Finch; Jem; Tom Robinson
First Published: 1960 by J. B. Lippincott
Setting: 1930s; Maycomb, Alabama
The three most important aspects of To Kill a Mockingbird:
The title refers to the local belief that...
The events of the novel take place when the narrator is...
The novel is unusual because it is both an examination of racism and...