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How old was Arthur Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird?
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Boo's age is never specifically mentioned by Harper Lee, but we can make an assumption. From the description of the trouble that Boo got into with his friends - the trouble that caused him to spend some time in the county jail - we can assume that Boo was a teenager at the time. Lee says after this that "he was not seen for fifteen years." This is because Boo's father, a devoutly and strictly religious man, kept Boo locked up in the house. Add 16 to 15 and you get 31. Hope this helps......
Posted by luke18035 on July 23, 2013 at 9:56 PM (Answer #1)
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