• Alabama Spitfire: The Story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird
AUTHOR: Bethany Hegedus / DESCRIPTION: The inspiring true story of Harper Lee,the girl who grew up to write To Kill a Mockingbirdfrom Bethany Hegedus and Erin McGuire. Perfect for fans of The Right Word and I Dissent. Nelle Harper Lee grew up in the rocky red soil of MonroevilleAlabama. From the get-go she was a spitfire. Unlike most girls at that time and placeNelle preferred overalls to dresses and climbing trees to tea parties. Nelle loved to watch her daddy try cases in the courtroom. And she and her best friendTrudevoured books and wrote stories of their own. More than anything Nelle loved words. This love eventually took her all the way to New York Citywhere she dreamed of becoming a writer. Any chance she hadNelle sat at her typewriterwritingrevisingand chasing her dream. Nelle wouldnΓÇÖt give upΓÇönot until she discovered the right storythe one she was born to tell. Finallythat story came to herand Nelleinspired by her childhoodpenned To Kill a Mockingbird. A groundbreaking book about small-town injustice that has sold over forty million copiesNelleΓÇÖs novel resonated with readers the world overwhothrough readinglearned what it was like to climb into someone elseΓÇÖs skin and walk around in it.

Alabama Spitfire: The Story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird

  • Product Code: Book
  • SKU: BE574
  • Author: Bethany Hegedus
  • Condition: very good
  • Genre: Picture Book
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