To Kill A Mockingbird Main Events

Chapter 1 · Jem and Scout meet Dill. · Dill dares Jem to touch the Radley house.
Chapter 2 · Scout and Miss Caroline have a confrontation.
Chapter 3 · Walter Cunningham comes to dinner. · Burris Ewell defies Miss Caroline. · Atticus continues reading to the children.
Chapter 4 · Jem and Scout find gifts in the oak tree. · The children act out Boo Radley’s life story.
Chapter 5 · Miss Maudie remembers Arthur Radley as a boy.
Chapter 6 Jem loses and retrieves his pants.
Chapter 7 · Jem tells Scout that he found his pants folded and mended. · The children find things in the hole in the tree, but it is then sealed over.
Chapter 8 · Jem makes a snowman. · During the fire, Boo Radley covers Scout with a blanket.
Chapter 9 · Scout gets into a fight with Cecil Jacobs over Atticus. · Scout fights with Francis.
Chapter 10 · Atticus kills the rabid dog.
Chapter 11 · Jem reads to Mrs. Dubose. She dies and Atticus explains her reasoning.
Chapter 12 · Scout and Jem attend Calpurnia’s church.
Chapter 18 Atticus questions Mayella.
Chapter 19 · Tom takes the stand. Dill cries in the courtroom.
Chapter 15 · Jem and the children follow Atticus to jail. Scout stops the lynch mob.
Chapter 20 · Scout and Dill talk to Mr. Raymond. Atticus gives his summation.
Chapter 21 · Atticus lets the children return to the trial to hear the verdict. · Jem is happy that the jury is out for a long time. Jem flinches each time a jury member says Tom is guilty.
Chapter 22 · Jem cries as he leaves the courtroom. Jem is disappointed in the people of Maycomb after the trial.
Chapter 23 · Atticus and Jem discuss justice and the jury system. Jem learns that Atticus put a Cunningham on the jury. Jem shows Scout his chest hairs. Jem realizes that Boo stays in the house because he wants to. Jem does not want Scout to kill a bug. · Bob Ewell spits on Atticus.
Chapter 24 · Atticus explains Tom Robinson’s death.
Chapter 25 · Jem and Dill watch as Atticus tells Helen about Tom’s death.
Chapter 26 · Jem gets angry with Scout when she asks about Miss Gates and Hitler.
Chapter 13 · Aunt Alexandra comes to stay.
Chapter 14 Jem tells Atticus that Dill is hiding in the house.
Chapter 27 · Bob Ewell makes trouble for Judge Taylor and Helen.
Chapter 28 · Cecil Jacobs scares Jem and Scout. Jem and Scout are attacked. Mr. Tate finds Bob Ewell dead.
Chapter 29 Scout sees Boo Radley for the first time.
Chapter 17 · Atticus humiliates Bob Ewell.
Chapter 30 · Atticus and Mr. Tate argue over who killed Bob Ewell.
Chapter 16 · The children watch the trial.
Chapter 31 Scout walks Arthur home

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