Kumon Staff Pick: To Kill a Mockingbird
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee Kumon Recommended Reading List – Level J
What Makes This a Great Book? The author’s writing is impeccable with detail to dialogue and descriptions. Reading this book can make you feel as if you are there, experiencing everything from the heat of the South to the tension and suspense. Regarded as an iconic American classic, To Kill a Mockingbird was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1961.
Why Will Your Child Enjoy This Book? It’s written from the perspective of a 10 year old child. Children can relate to the author’s perspective and feelings about the characters and events around her.
What Values Might Your Child Learn from Reading This Book? This book can help your child to learn the value of honesty, to not tolerate injustice in the world, and to be compassionate to others and look for the good in people around you. Check out the Kumon Recommended Reading List for more great books to read.