A woman reads ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee in this 2006 file photo.
A woman reads ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee in this 2006 file photo. GARY KAZANJIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS
A woman reads ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee in this 2006 file photo. GARY KAZANJIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS

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