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Harper Lee


USA flag (1926 - 2016)

Harper Lee was born in 1926 in Monroeville, Alabama. She attended local schools and the University of Alabama. Before she started writing she lived in New York, where she worked in the reservations department of an international airline. She has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize, two honorary degrees and various other literary awards.
 
Awards
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Best Book winner (1961) : To Kill a Mockingbird


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The Lightning Keeper (2002)
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The Good Priest's Son (2005)
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"A major work from one of our greatest novelists."
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