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The Resource The help, Kathryn Stockett

The help, Kathryn Stockett

Label
The help
Title
The help
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Stockett
Creator
Author
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"--Page 4 of cover
Member of
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
Theme
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stockett, Kathryn,
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • UG
LC call number
PS3619.T636
LC item number
H45 2009b
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 4.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic series
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American women
  • Housekeepers
  • Jackson (Miss.)
  • Large type books
  • African American women
  • Civil rights movements
  • Housekeepers
  • Large type books
  • Mississippi
  • Mississippi
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The help, Kathryn Stockett
Link
https://grinnell.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=79621&xtid=139943
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21512217
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
721 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410415530
Lccn
2009001842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
Ingram
System control number
(OCoLC)299281435
Label
The help, Kathryn Stockett
Link
https://grinnell.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=79621&xtid=139943
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21512217
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
721 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410415530
Lccn
2009001842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
Ingram
System control number
(OCoLC)299281435

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