Harper Lee's recently discovered vel, 'Go Set a Watchman', has set the literary world alight. Its publication has been celebrated among 'To Kill a Mockingbird' fans but has also caused a great deal of controversy. For anyone reading this exciting new arrival on the literary scene, here is the ideal companion guide. Whether you are a member of a book group, or simply reading Go Set a Watchman for pleasure, this clear and concise guide will greatly enhance your reading experience. Written by a specialist in literature, it provides literary context, an examination of the controversy surrounding the vel's release and a detailed analysis of the text itself. The guide includes a commentary on each chapter, a glossary of the many historical references in the vel and analyses of themes and characters. It also provides a short summary of Lee's debut vel, To Kill a Mockingbird, as well as points of comparison between the two vels. For those studying Go Set a Watchman for a reading group, there are also twenty-four thought-provoking discussion questions to consider, as well as further reading recommendations.