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UK education revamp leaves US authors on the shelf

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LONDON (AP) — Britain's education minister says he has not killed a mockingbird, but many literature-lovers don't believe him. Michael Gove has outraged some readers and academics with his campaign to put the basics — and Britishness — back into schools. Longtime American favorites including John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" and Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" are off the syllabus for a...

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