Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Harper Lee to publish new novel, GO SET A WATCHMAN, July 2015

Hello friends,

Maybe you've already heard the news announced today. Harper Lee will publish her second novel this July!

From the Daily Mail:

Harper Lee sequel to To Kill A Mockingbird will be published in July after she thought it had been lost for the past 50 years

  • Go Set a Watchman, a 304-page book, will be Lee's second
  • Book features Scout as an adult woman and was written first, in the 1950s
  • Lee's editor, taken by the flashbacks to Scout's childhood, persuaded her to write To Kill A Mockingbird from the point of view of the young Scout
  • To Kill A Mockingbird, published in 1960,  has sold over 40 million copies
  • Lee hadn't realized the original book had survived

Read all about it here.