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"Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what." -- Harper Lee
Nelle Harper Lee (born April 28, 1926) is an American author best known for her 1960 Pulitzer Prize winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird, which deals with the issues of racism that were observed by the author as a child in her hometown of Monroeville, Alabama. Despite being Lee's only published book, it led to Lee being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom of the United States for her contribution to literature in 2007. Lee has also been the recipient of numerous honorary degrees, but has always declined to make a speech.
Total Books: 143
Other significant contributions of Lee include assisting her close friend, Truman Capote, in his research for the book In Cold Blood.