I KILL THE MOCKINGBIRD
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2014
IL 5-8, RL 4.1
Main character Lucy has
just witnessed her favorite teacherís death and is
struggling to accept her motherís cancer remission.
Needing to busy herself over the summer, she develops a
plot to share her deceased teacherís favorite summer
reading selection To Kill a Mockingbird with as many
people as possible. The story is full of tech savvy
teens, humor and real life scenarios including
relationships and social media. (Booktalk by the Louisiana
Young Readers' Choice Committee)
In honor of their
recently deceased teacher a group of friends hatch a
plot to popularize the classic ďTo Kill a Mockingbird,Ē
by creating a controversy surrounding the novel. Their
|SUBJECTS: Books and reading -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Lee, Harper. To kill a mockingbird -- Fiction.