by Braz Menezes

Cover of new Harper Lee book revealed

The book cover of Harper Lee’s novel Go Set a Watchman — her first book to be published since her classic To Kill a Mockingbird — has been revealed.

The cover is certainly evocative of the original artwork for Mockingbird, which was first published in 1960. HarperCollins president Michael Morrison confirmed that this wasn’t a coincidence, as the Watchman cover art is meant to take inspiration from the decade it was written.

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