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Cover Face-Off: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Two covers step into the ring, and only one comes out.  That’s right… it’s time again for… ::my best Michael ...

Why Do We Accept Unlikable Characters On the Screen but Not the Page?

On our tendency to forgive unlikability from characters on the big and small screens, but not from literary characters.

Thank You, Nelle Harper Lee

I’ve written about my love of Harper Lee before on Book Riot, and when I saw the tweet that she ...

Bye, Boo: My Love to Harper Lee

She is the heart and whole of my complicated Southern vocabulary–a means of talking about roots in a gracious but ...

Quiz: GO SET A WATCHMAN vs. WATCHMEN

We here at Panels are taking some much needed time off; in the meantime, we’re revisiting some favorite old posts ...

Should I Even Read It? and Answers to Other GSAW FAQ

It’s been over a week since the release of Go Set a Watchman. Over a million copies have been sold ...

Being Real About Racism and GO SET A WATCHMAN

I had no plans to read Go Set a Watchman. I love To Kill a Mockingbird in the way you ...

On Learning to Love the New Scout and Atticus

Months ago, I wrote about how nervous I was that I wouldn’t like Go Set a Watchman. After reading Kakutani’s ...

Quiz: GO SET A WATCHMAN or WATCHMEN?

How well do you know your Atticus Finch from your Adrian Veidt? Try a hand at our latest quiz, with ...

GO SET A WATCHMAN Will Break Your Heart (And You Should Read it Anyway)

I have always craved more Atticus Finch. He’s become a household god, of sorts, in the lives and literary sensibilities ...

Why I’ll Wait to Read GO SET A WATCHMAN

This post is part of our Harper Lee Reading Day: a celebration of one of the most surprising literary events of ...

Book Fetish: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Edition

This post is part of our Harper Lee Reading Day: a celebration of one of the most surprising literary events of ...

Book Style: GO SET A WATCHMAN by Harper Lee

This post is part of our Harper Lee Reading Day: a celebration of one of the most surprising literary events of ...

Cover Art Comparison: US versus UK Editions

I often wish US covers looked more like UK covers. For example, US historical romance covers often feature a couple ...

I’m Nervous About GO SET A WATCHMAN

In anticipation of Go Set a Watchman, I’ve been reading a book called Scout, Atticus & Boo: A Celebration of To Kill ...