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Harper Lee announced on Tuesday she will be releasing her second book - a full 50 years after her Pulitzer Prize-winning To Kill a Mockingbird was published.
Go Set a Watchman, which was actually completed in the 1950s and re-found in the Autumn will be released in July.
Here are 10 other famous authors who have released literary sequels:
Popular trilogy which was published after Tolkien's wildly popular novel The Hobbit.
Sequel to Heller's 1961 novel Catch 22.
Booker Prize-winning sequel to the author's Wolf Hall.
In part, follows the character of Stephen Dedalus - first seen in James Joyce's debut novel A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.
A sequel featuring cannibalistic doctor Hannibal Lecter, first seen in Harris' Red Dragon.
A sequel of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland which follows another Alice who enters another fantasy world.
Sequel to Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.
A follow up to the 17th century epic poem Paradise Lost.
The celebrated sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
Seen as the second novel in Achebe's "African trilogy" following Things Fall Apart.
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