Matar un ruiseñor (To Kill a Mockingbird)

Matar un ruiseñor (To Kill a Mockingbird)

by Harper Lee, Baldomero Porta
     
 

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Set in the small Southern town of Maycomb, Alabama, during the Depression, this story follows three years in the life of eight-year-old Scout Finch, her brother, Jem, and their father, Atticus. The three years are punctuated by the arrest and eventual trial of a young black man accused of raping a white woman. The result is a tough and tender novel of race,

Overview

Set in the small Southern town of Maycomb, Alabama, during the Depression, this story follows three years in the life of eight-year-old Scout Finch, her brother, Jem, and their father, Atticus. The three years are punctuated by the arrest and eventual trial of a young black man accused of raping a white woman. The result is a tough and tender novel of race, class, justice, and the pain of growing up, all through the eyes of a young girl. Robert Mulligan directed the film adaptation, which won an Oscar for best script (Horton Foote) and best actor (Gregory Peck).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788401492044
Publisher:
Plaza & Janés Editores
Publication date:
06/01/1994
Edition description:
Spanish-language Edition
Pages:
447
Product dimensions:
4.72(w) x 7.09(h) x (d)
Lexile:
970L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

Harper Lee is a writer who has achieved international acclaim thanks to her only book, To Kill a Mockingbird. She lives in Alabama and New York.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Monroeville, Alabama
Date of Birth:
April 28, 1926
Date of Death:
February 19, 2016
Place of Birth:
Monroeville, Alabama
Place of Death:
Monroeville, Alabama

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