To Kill a Mockingbird

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To Kill a Mockingbird, is a simple story about the life of a family in the south set in

the 1930's. It is a story of morals and how people should live and treat others. It was a

simple town, there wasn't many things to do for kids. People were close to each other in

Atticus, the father of Jem and Scout was a fair man who treated everyone with

kindness and respect. He was an attorney . The people of the town knew Atticus as a fair

man and would ask him for guidance. He was asked to do jobs no one else was able to do.

He stood tall, always keeping himself clean and proper. For example, he would take his

hat off for women and was sure never to lose his temper. He was a kind father always

talking with his children. Jem the son of Atticus was a smart boy. He was like most boys

at the age of twelve. He spent most of his time trying to keep himself out of trouble even

though that rarely happened. He was mindful of his father. When he needed to look after

his sister, he did and took good care of her. His sister was something else. Being as small

as she was, she sure was aggressive. She spoke her mind, but not always at the best of

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