To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

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Who is the real mockingbird of the story and why? Can Tom Robinson and Boo both be the mockingbird of the story? Explain please.

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Ah, good question, but not one with an easy or final answer. By that I mean, this is a judgment call involving interpretation. You must build a case involving evidence.

There is strong evidence that Tom should be considered a...

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