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How Harper Lee Went From Wannabe Writer To The Jane Austen Of Alabama

July 10th, 2015

Episode 121 of 550 episodes

Lee once said she wanted to be the chronicler of "small-town, middle-class Southern life." Even without her highly anticipated second novel, Go Set a Watchman, many fans would say she succeeded.

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