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The Help

by Kathyrn Stockett

The Help is an inspirational book. Author Kathryn Stockett's first novel shines light on southern black womens financial problems, typical lifestyle and labor-filled jobs. Mrs. Stockett writes about a period when tension was high among black people fighting for justice. The Help is a exciting novel based in 1962 and beyond showing that some white women can respect people of the opposite color. Represented by Ms. Sketter, wise Aibileen, and big mouth Minny.

Average: 5 (3 votes)
submitted by Abigail B., age 13
(January 16, 2011 - 8:19 am)

I loved this book! It was interesting to see the racial situation even after slavery. The movie also did a good job!

submitted by Nadia K., age 12, NYC, NY
(May 20, 2013 - 8:25 pm)