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To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee


Plot Overview

Character List

Analysis of Major Characters

Themes, Motifs & Symbols

Summary & Analysis

Part One, Chapter 1

Chapters 2–3

Chapters 4–6

Chapters 7–8

Chapters 9–11

Part Two, Chapters 12–13

Chapters 14–15

Chapters 16–17

Chapters 18–19

Chapters 20–22

Chapters 23–25

Chapters 26–27

Chapters 28–31

Important Quotations Explained

Key Facts

Study Questions & Essay Topics


Suggestions for Further Reading

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Apperance vs. Reality

by ksimpson1995, August 21, 2012

Appearance vs. Reality is also another theme in the book. Some examples are: Scout's misconception of her father being old, tired, and never having time to teach her as she told Miss Caroline. And also the misconception of Boo Radley never leaving his home. Another is Jem's judgement of Mrs Dubose. He thought she was just mean but she really had an addiction to morphine.


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by eatalllot, September 11, 2012

great book!


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by Ericb1, October 20, 2012

I think that sparknotes should expalins why Jem,Boo Radley, Tom Robinson, etc are all "Mockingbirds"


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