To Kill A Mockingbird Character Analysis

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The novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is about two kids, Jem and Scout, and their childhood in their small town Maycomb, Alabama. In the beginning of the novel, Jem and Scout were two innocent kids playing in the summer sun, until school came along. Jem was about twelve throughout the novel and Scout was eight, and considering that Jem was twelve in the novel, he was changing. During the middle of the novel a rape trial occurred, which included a black man being accused by a white woman of first-degree rape. Atticus, the kid’s father was defending the african american man; Tom Robinson. Jem was lost in society throughout this part of the novel, yet towards the end of the novel he had learned more to understand his community. At the end of the novel, Boo Radley, the mysterious neighbor, who had hid out in his house his house most of his life, came out to save Jem and Scout from Bob Ewell, the unwealthy drunk who accused Robinson, rom almost killing them. In the end, they survive and their life in the small town goes on. Throughout this story, Jem developed the most by his age allowed him to change as an adolescent, him reacting to the events in society, and losing his curiosity as he matured. Jem developed the most in the novel because he was at the age for him to grow. Considering Jem was about twelve throughout the novel, he was going through changes and noticed the ideals used in his small town. In the beginning of the novel, Jem was a playful kid, as was Scout,
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