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Author: Kathryn Stockett
Publisher: New York : Amy Einhorn Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Stockett
ISBN: 9780399155345 0399155341
OCLC Number: 233548220
Description: 451 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Kathryn Stockett.
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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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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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The Help a book by Kathryn Stockett

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