I don't know anything about this book, but I get the impression it's on every US schools' reading list.
PS. Haven't posted much for the past couple of days as I've been in bed with a filthy cold, but am just beginning to catch up with all the WTFuckery that's been going on. Linda and Mahala, if there's anything I can do to help, let me know. It's about time that whiny little shit faced up to his actions.