The Title of Harper Lee’s New Book Comes from the Bible

Go Set a Watchman book
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This article originally appeared in the Deseret News by Herb Scribner. The following is an excerpt:

On Tuesday, book readers and literature enthusiasts alike celebrated across the country as “Go Set a Watchman” — the sequel to the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” — hit bookshelves and was made available to the public.

There have been numerous reports about what the book represents. Some say it opens up a conversation about elder abuse, while others say the book talks about taking care of family. There are even some commentaries suggesting the book teaches readers about growing up.

But the title of the book has meaning.

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Whitney studied Communications with an emphasis in Broadcast Journalism at BYU. She also served as Miss Utah 2009 and spent her year promoting Children's Miracle Network, fundraising for anti-bullying/suicide prevention programs, and speaking to mutual groups.