Harper Lee: my Christmas in New York | Books | The Guardian

One midwinter in 1950s New York, Harper Lee went to stay with friends. Little did she know she was about to be given the gift of a lifetime…

Source: Harper Lee: my Christmas in New York | Books | The Guardian

An excellent short story for Christmas from Harper Lee.

I recently wrote a post after re-reading her classic To Kill A Mockingbird. In short, it looked at how our brain selects and deletes certain memories.

This story evoked a particular memory of a childhood Christmas in 1970, when I received my greatest ever present, the  1970 World Cup Subbuteo football game, including real working floodlights.

Not quite the gift of a lifetime, but one that would have a prominent influence on me for future years.

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