WSJ to Publish First Chapter of ‘Go Set a Watchman’

Four days before the book arrives in bookstores.

BN-JF144_GSAW_DV_20150702115628Harper Lee’s first new book in more than 50 years will be available to the public July 14. However, thanks to The Wall Street Journal, Lee fans won’t have to wait that long. The paper will publish the first chapter of the book July 10.

As part of the event, the Journal will provide an audio version of the chapter, narrated by Reese Witherspoon.

Journal editors and reporters will also lead a discussion of Go Set a Watchman’s first chapter on Facebook.