Go Set a Watchman

Go Set a Watchman

Author Harper Lee Duration: 6:57:25 Narrator Reese Witherspoon Publisher HarperCollins USA
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Synopsis

From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set two decades after her beloved Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird.

Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch—"Scout"—returns home from New York City to visit her aging father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that were transforming the South, Jean Louise's homecoming turns bittersweet when she learns disturbing truths about her close-knit family, the town, and the people dearest to her. Memories from her childhood flood back, and her values and assumptions are thrown into doubt. Featuring many of the iconic characters from To Kill a Mockingbird, Go Set a Watchman perfectly captures a young woman, and a world, in painful yet necessary transition out of the illusions of the past—a journey that can only be guided by one's own conscience.

Written in the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman imparts a fuller, richer understanding and appreciation of Harper Lee. Here is an unforgettable novel of wisdom, humanity, passion, humor, and effortless precision—a profoundly affecting work of art that is both wonderfully evocative of another era and relevant to our own times. It not only confirms the enduring brilliance of To Kill a Mockingbird, but also serves as its essential companion, adding depth, context, and new meaning to an American classic.

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  • 001_Go Set a Watchman

    Duration: 01min

  • 002_Part 1 Chapter 1

    Duration: 23min

  • 003_Chapter 2

    Duration: 12min

  • 004_Chapter 3

    Duration: 21min

  • 005_Part 2 Chapter 4

    Duration: 10min

  • 006_Chapter 5

    Duration: 49min

  • 007_Part 3 Chapter 6

    Duration: 09min

  • 008_Chapter 7

    Duration: 12min

  • 009_Chapter 8

    Duration: 24min

  • 010_Chapter 9

    Duration: 07min

  • 011_Chapter 10

    Duration: 05min

  • 012_Part 4 Chapter 11

    Duration: 24min

  • 013_Chapter 12

    Duration: 34min

  • 014_Part 5 Chapter 13

    Duration: 29min

  • 015_Chapter 14

    Duration: 34min

  • 016_Part 6 Chapter 15

    Duration: 32min

  • 017_Chapter 16

    Duration: 13min

  • 018_Chapter 17

    Duration: 30min

  • 019_Part 7 Chapter 18

    Duration: 33min

  • 020_Chapter 19

    Duration: 03min

  • 021_Credits

    Duration: 01min

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