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Author: Kathryn Stockett
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Penguin Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Aibileen is a black maid, raising her 17th white child, but with a bitter heart after the death of her son. Minny is the sassiest woman in Mississippi. Skeeter is a white woman with a degree but no ring on her finger. Seemingly as different as can be, these women will come together for a clandestine project that will put them all at risk. In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. With  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Stockett
ISBN: 9780241956533 0241956536 9780241950807 0241950805
OCLC Number: 750182218
Notes: "First published in the United States of America by Amy Einhorn Books ... 2009. ... First published by the Penguin Group (Australia) 2009"--Title page verso.
"Change begins with a whisper"--Cover.
Description: 451 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Kathryn Stockett.

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Jackson, Mississippi, 1962. There's Aibileen, raising her seventeenth white child and nursing the hurt caused by her own son's tragic death; Minny, whose cooking is nearly as sassy as her tongue; and  Read more...

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