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Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step. In pitch-perfect voices, Kathryn Stockett creates three extraordinary women whose determination to start a movement of their own forever changes a town, and the way women, mothers, daughters, caregivers, friends, view one another. I was uncomfortable with the tone of the book; I felt that the author played to very stereotypical themes, and gave the characters (especially the African American ones) very inappropriate and obvious voices and structure in terms constructing their mental character.
The Help is a 2009 novel by American author Kathryn Stockett. The story is about African Americans working in white households in Jackson, Mississippi, during the early 1960s. A USA Today article called it one of the "summer sleeper hits".
Kathryn Stockett is an American novelist. She is known for her 2009 debut novel, The Help, which is about African-American maids working in white households in Jackson, Mississippi, during the 1960s. Stockett worked in magazine publishing while living in New York City before publishing her first novel, which she began writing after the September 11th attacks.
349 quotes from Kathryn Stockett: 'You is kind. 'Ever morning, until you dead in the ground, you gone have to make this decision. You gone have to ask yourself, "Am I gone believe what them fools. You gone have to ask yourself, "Am I gone believe what them fools say about me today?', and 'I always thought insanity would be a dark, bitter feeling, but it is drenching and delicious if you really roll around in i.
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