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2014-06-19 23:12:49

To Kill a Mockingbird maintains its crown as most popular guide on Shmoop, but bestselling novels begin to climb their way to the top. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Another year, another stampede of students and teachers doing their thing on Shmoop. Shmoop, a digital publishing company that makes fresh, engaging resources for students and teachers, reports this school year’s stats: · To Kill a Mockingbird was the most popular guide on Shmoop—by a landslide. No...

2014-04-07 23:24:51

Mockingjay vs. Mockingbird: Shmoop tallies up the votes and awards the 2014 Literary March Madness Tournament Trophy. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 After four intense rounds and thousands of votes, Shmoop is proud to announce their 2014 Literary March Madness winner. With 55% of the vote, To Kill a Mockingbird has risen above its page-turning competitors to become the ultimate champion. A CUTTHROAT COMPETITION Shmoop’s Literary March Madness began with sixteen competitors...

2011-04-29 11:07:00

MONROEVILLE, Ala., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On opening night of the annual production of the "To Kill a Mockingbird" play in downtown Monroeville, Georgia-Pacific announced that it is sponsoring the construction of an outdoor amphitheater to host the play beginning in 2012. A preliminary design was revealed to patrons attending this season's first performance, which is based on Monroeville native Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize winning novel. Georgia-Pacific's donation to the Monroe...

2009-03-04 19:14:39

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-winning screenwriter Horton Foote died Wednesday in Hartford, Conn. He was 92. The Hartford Courant said the Texas native died while staying with his daughter, actress Hallie Foote, who is appearing in the Hartford Stage production of To Kill A Mockingbird. Hallie's father penned the Oscar-winning script for the 1962 adaptation of Harper Lee's novel, To Kill A Mockingbird. Horton Foote also won an Oscar for his screenplay for the 1983 movie Tender...

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