What Famous Book is Your State Known For?

What Famous Book is Your State Known For?

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Every state is the setting of a famous book. What book is your state the setting of?     Alabama – To Kill a Mockingbird Published in 1960, Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird takes place in the fictional town of Maycomb, Alabama, which is based on Lee’s hometown of Monroeville, Alabama. Monroeville was also the hometown of Truman Capote.   image via amazon   Alaska – Into the wild Jon Krakauer’s 1996 non-fiction book is an expansion of his essay on Christopher McCandless, titled Death of an Innocent. Into the Wild was later adapted into the Academy Award nominated film of …