Harper Lee was raised in Monrooeville,Alabama. Another novel that she did was "go set a watchman". Witch was published recently on July 14,2015 with 278 pages. Her father was a lawyer, owned part of the local news paper. For most of the Harper Lee's life her mother had suffered from mental illness,with her rarely leaving the house. It is believed that she had bipolar disorder.
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Five fun fact!!!
2.her childhood friend was Truman Capote who some say was her inspiration of the book "to kill a mockingbird "
3.In November 5,2007 she received the presidential metal of freedom from president George W.Bush
4.she wins the pulitzer prize for fiction for "to kill a mockingbird ".
5.each year to kill a mockingbird"sells approximately one millon copies.