The Help

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Turtleback Books, 2011 - Fiction - 534 pages
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The wildly popular "New York Times" bestseller and reading group favorite.
Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer that leave her speechless. White socialite Skeeter just graduated college. She's full of ambition, but without a husband, she's considered a failure. Together, these seemingly different women join together to write a tell-all book about work as a black maid in the South, that could forever alter their destinies and the life of a small town...

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this is an easy to read and hold book. - Overstock.com
Easy to follow, entertaining, and somewhat educational. - Overstock.com
Great story, great writing style. - Overstock.com
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User Review  - Puja Narula - Goodreads

Have your heard of geniuses of emotions, who submerge themselves in the oceans of human joys and sorrows; fears and strengths; goodness and evil? ... Well, Katheryn Stockett is that GENIUS. In THE ... Read full review

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User Review  - Malissa - Goodreads

I was really into this book for the first half. A little disappointed when the whole "staying over night with Stuart" thing came up, but glad that it was dismissed. Then I abandoned the book when ... Read full review

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