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Author: Kathryn Stockett
Publisher: New York : Amy Einhorn Books, [2009] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. With the civil rights movement exploding all around them, three women start a movement of their own, forever changing a town and the way women--black and white, mothers and daughters--view one another.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fictional Work
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Stockett
ISBN: 9780399155345 0399155341 9780425232200 0425232204 9780425245132 0425245136
OCLC Number: 233548220
Notes: New York Times best sellers.
Awards: Southeast Booksellers Association Award, 2010.
Description: 451 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Kathryn Stockett.

Abstract:

In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. With the civil rights movement exploding all around them, three women start a movement of their own, forever changing a town and the way women--black and white, mothers and daughters--view one another.
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The Help a book by Kathryn Stockett

by claponkyle (WorldCat user published 2011-08-10) Excellent Permalink

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Complex relationships between White Southern Women & their "Colored Help"

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2010-07-06) Excellent Permalink

It took me a while to adjust to reading the written dialect/accent of Aibilene and Minny, but once I got going, I fell in love with this book. The characters felt like real people--even Hilly wasn't a one-dimensional villain.  I was never entirely sure where the story would lead, not even when...
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