Hoi lezers! Ik had afgelopen zondag geen tijd dus mijn showcase van deze week komt nu pas online. Sorry daarvoor, maar, ik heb jullie wel een stapel boeken om te laten zien! 🙂
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Review: To kill a mockingbird


Auteur: Harper Lee
To kill a mockingbird
Aantal bladzijden: 309
Gelezen: 20 – 30 augustus

‘Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit ‘em. But rembember: It’s a sin to kill a mockingbird’

A lawyer’s advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of this enchanting classic – a black man charged with the rape of a white girl.

Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, Harper Lee explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties.

The conscience of a town steeped in prejudice, violence and hypocrisy is prickled by the stamina of one man’s struggle for justice.

But the weight of history will only tolerato so much…
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