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The Resource The help, by Kathryn Stockett

The help, by Kathryn Stockett

Label
The help
Title
The help
Statement of responsibility
by Kathryn Stockett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. Aibileen is a wise, regal black maid raising her seventeenth white child. Minny, Aibileen's best friend, can cook like nobody's business but can't mind her tongue. It is 1962, and these three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step that forever changes a town and the way women --mothers, daughters, caregivers, friends -- view one another"--Cover, P. [4]
Summary
Limited and persecuted by racial divides in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, three women, including an African-American maid, her sassy and chronically unemployed friend, and a recently graduated white woman, team up for a clandestine project
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2009.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Debut, 2010.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
299820
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
Target audience
adult
Label
The help, by Kathryn Stockett
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn299281435
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
721p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410415530
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009001842
System control number
(OCoLC)299281435
Label
The help, by Kathryn Stockett
Publication
Control code
ocn299281435
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
721p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410415530
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009001842
System control number
(OCoLC)299281435

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