A Good Man Is Hard To Find

A Good Man Is Hard To Find

"A Good Man Is Hard to Find" is a short story written by Flannery O'Connor in 1953. Bailey intends to take his family from Georgia to Florida for a summer vacation, but his mother, (referred to as "the grandmother" in the story) wants him to drive to Tennessee. She argues that his children, June Star and John Wesley, have never been to Tennessee and shows him a news article about an escaped murderer called The Misfit last seen heading to Florida.

Flannery O'connor

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Common Core Standards

RL.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RL.3 - Characters & Plot, RL.6 - Point of View, RL.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RL.2 - Main Ideas

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