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Neighbors bring food with death and flowers with sickness and little things in between. Boo was our neighbor. He gave us two soap dolls, a broken watch and chain, a pair of good-luck pennies, and our lives. But neighbors give in return. We never put ba

This was one of the first books I read that had an actual meaning behind it and wasn't just written to entertain young adolescent boys (ie. Matt Christopher sports stories, Captain Underpants). I loved everything about the book, but what stuck with me most was how Harper Lee could describe such detailed and vivid scenes of life in the South during those times. And she did it with words that anyone, no matter their age, could connect with and understand.

'To Kill a Mockingbird' actress Collin Wilcox-Patton dies in North Carolina

A superb film. Perhaps one of the most successful books made into a movie ever. Note the warning on the poster "Not Suitable for Children"!

I love the book, and I love the movie. This is a perfect film. I don't think there's anyway it could have been made better.

50 Years On, 'Mockingbird' Still Sings America's Song

this one was given me by my father in his 'I think you are now old enough to read this' way when I was about 10 I think - reading has been and still is THE most exciting activity I have ever taken part in

I love this quote! Not only is this quote in #GSAW, it's also in #TKAM too! Except this time 2 different people are saying this... This is the only thing that hasn't changed throughout both books. Oh Atticus. Just... Why?