To Kill a Mockingbird

Aside from Radley place, what other house do the kids avoid and why?

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The children avoid Mrs. Dubose's house because she's the meanest woman who ever lived.

 Mrs. Dubose lived two doors up the street from us; neighborhood opinion was unanimous that Mrs. Dubose was the meanest old woman who ever lived. Jem wouldn’t go by her place without Atticus beside him.


To Kill a Mockingbird