Kill A Mockingbird By Harper Lee
things, especially on the grounds of race, sex, or age.
To Kill a Mockingbird takes place in Maycomb County, Alabama during the Great Depression. The story follows Scout, the tomboy daughter of lawyer Atticus Finch who is given the task to defend Tom Robinson, a black man accused of rape. During the time the story takes place, there were many racist and prejudice impressions, primarily about black people. Harper Lee uses the topic of racism/prejudice to demonstrate the idea that characters in Maycomb