Monday, May 26, 2014 |
A scene from the 1962 film version of To Kill a Mockingbird. (AP Photo/Universal Studios Home Entertainment)
The British Education Secretary, Michael Grove, has announced that the American book To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, along with some other American classics will no longer be on GSCE curriculum. Grove said he wants to make room for British literature, The Sunday Times reported.
To Kill a Mockingbird is an international favourite and over the course of the day, twitter came to the book's defense. Here's a roundup of some of those pleas