To Kill A Mockingbird's spell strong after 50 years


Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill A Mockingbird was published 50 years ago this summer.

Ms Lee took inspiration for the novel from her childhood in the Alabama town of Monroeville, where she lives again today, aged 84.

Steve Kingstone visited the town to see where the novel was born, and how things have changed in the years since.

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