To Kill a Mockingbird Questions and Answers
by Harper Lee

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In To Kill a Mockingbird, what sound shattered the neighborhood? 

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The sound of Nathan Radley’s shotgun going off “shattered” the calm of the neighborhood the night he finds someone in his yard. Jem sneaks into the Radley yard to see if he can peek through the back porch window and see Boo . Dill is on lookout on the other side of the fence.  As Jem is starting to peek through the window, he sees a shadow go across the back porch wall. Jem...

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