The Help

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Turtleback Books, 2011 - Fiction - 534 pages
2553 Reviews
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
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I savoured the writing style of this author's first novel, loving the storyline as I went along. I am well aware of the pros and cons written in reviews about this book, but can't help saying that I ... Read full review

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