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The Most Iconic Book Set in Every State

Reader's Digest Logo By Jennifer Brozak of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 50: Set in the small town of Maycomb, Alabama in the 1930s, Harper Lee’s Pulitzer prize-winning novel is a staple in middle and high school reading lists across the country. Even though it was published more than 50 years ago, the novel’s themes of race, justice, morality and compassion are as relevant as ever. Here are <a href="http://www.rd.com/culture/harper-lee-to-kill-a-mockingbird-facts/">19 things you never knew about Harper Lee</a>.

Alabama: ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Set in the small town of Maycomb, Alabama in the 1930s, Harper Lee’s Pulitzer prize-winning novel is a staple in middle and high school reading lists across the country. Even though it was published more than 50 years ago, the novel’s themes of race, justice, morality and compassion are as relevant as ever. Here are 19 things you never knew about Harper Lee.
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