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Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
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really liked it
bookshelves: fiction, audio-book, library-book

Childe Roland to the Dark Tower came.

I found this story thought provoking and funny at times. Knowing this is a first draft of To Kill a Mockingbird made me wonder if it would be any good. I found the conversations between Jean Louise, Hank, Atticus, Jack, and Alexandria entertaining. Jean Louise's conversations with Jack and her confrontations with Alexandria where highlights. I found Jean Louise's reunion with Calpurnia to be heartbreaking.

The social context grew heavy as the book progressed. The denouement was complex and satisfying, I hope to put a copy of this on my permanent shelf.

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Reading Progress

January 15, 2019 – Started Reading
January 15, 2019 – Shelved
January 15, 2019 – Shelved as: fiction
January 15, 2019 – Shelved as: audio-book
January 15, 2019 – Shelved as: library-book
January 22, 2019 – Finished Reading

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