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Author: Kathryn Stockett
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Fig Tree, 2009.
Edition/Format:   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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Stockett
ISBN: 9780399155345 0399155341 1905490437 9781905490431
OCLC Number: 806270204
Awards: Shortlisted for Galaxy National Book Awards: International Author of the Year 2010.
Description: 451 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Kathryn Stockett.

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It was Jackson, Mississippi, 1962. Black maids raise white children, but aren't trusted not to steal the silver. Some lines will never be crossed. Aibileen is a black maid: smart, regal, and raising  Read more...

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'A wondrous novel about three unforgettable women. A glorious read' - Adriana Trigiani 'Daring, vitally important and deftly handled, I loved and admired The Help. It's very courageous. VERY Read more...

 
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