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Book of the month: January 2014

I’ve decided to start writing ‘Book of the Month’! This basically means that every month I come across a book that I don’t think I could possibly say anything at all balanced or objective about due to an all-consuming love for it, it gets a little shout-out. 211 more words

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Top Ten "Gateway" Books/Authors In My Reading Journey

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the lovely The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they come up with a list for us to complete. 589 more words

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Issues in The Help Film

The Help was directed by Tate Taylor and released in 2011. It is based on the novel, The Help by Kathryn Stockett. In the film a young lady by the name of… 878 more words

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The Help by Kathryn Stockett

The help is set in the early 1960’s and is a story about a small town named Jackson. Told by three different women the story delves into life in the time of slavery. 478 more words

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Reconstructing Mammy: New book planned for GWTW character

I wish this was simply a joke, but apparently it’s not. I guess it’s best to file this under “Oh Hell Naw” or “But their hearts were in the right place” (eye-roll).  2,662 more words

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Letter #53: The Multiple Personality Disorder/ADD letter

Dear Kathryn Stockett:

When I agreed to go to your book talk I had no idea that you’d be trying to get me to appreciate Mississippi. 537 more words

The Help

As a little girl I remember going to bed to an audiobook almost every night. The point was to “fall asleep” but the real result was my young self staying up hours past bedtime enveloped in some exotic story. 807 more words

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