The Help

by Kathryn Stockett

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The #1 New York Times bestselling novel and basis for the Academy Award-winning film.

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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Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group

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  • Release date: February 10, 2009

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  • ISBN: 9781440697661
  • Release date: February 10, 2009

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  • ISBN: 9781440697661
  • File size: 990 KB
  • Release date: February 10, 2009

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  • ISBN: 9781440697623
  • File size: 2671 KB
  • Release date: February 10, 2009


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ATOS: 4.4
Interest Level: 9-12(UG)
Text Difficulty: 3

The #1 New York Times bestselling novel and basis for the Academy Award-winning film.

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...
From the Trade Paperback edition.

Expand title description text