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Family In To Kill A Mockingbird

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“To Kill a Mockingbird” is a book about a young girl named Scout and her troubling times in Maycomb. Atticus scout 's dad is a lawyer who takes on a case the average white man wouldn 't even think about accepting because Tom Robinson a local negro is being accused of rape. During this case the family goes through sadness, courage, and harassment. The family has mixed emotions on how the case ended. Scout’s brother Jem struggles with sadness after Tom Robinson 's trial. In the book it states “It was Jem’s turn to cry. His face was streaked with angry tears as we made our way through the cheerful crowd” (284). This means that even Jem is affected by the trial and understands that skin color doesn 't matter. The family goes through many strange
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