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The Help, by Kathryn Stockett

Nine stars

Kathryn Stockett has created this wonderful story that depicts life in America’s South during the early 1960s. A mix of humour and social justice, the reader is faced with a powerful piece on which to ponder while remaining highly entertained. 826 more words

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The Help by Kathryn Stockett

It is the 1960s in Jackson, Mississippi. And the civil rights movement is slowly gaining traction for change. This is the background to the events that happen in The Help, written by Kathryn Stockett. 474 more words


Day 19: Favorite book turned into a movie

A few posts back, I mentioned that if I watch the movie I won’t read the book and vice versa. Let’s see if I can list a few books. 187 more words

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Good things come in threes: The Help review

Please be aware that this review contains some spoilers. Do not continue reading unless you are fine with being spoiled. 

The Help has been on my TBR for ages, and I even avoided the movie at all costs so that I could read the book first. 138 more words


Ten Bookish Settings I'd Love To Visit

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list are the Top Ten Bookish Settings I’d Love To Visit. 185 more words

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We Accept You

Do you happen to know, off the top of your head, how many New York Times Bestselling Authors have been rejected by Publishers? Here’s the surprising answer: all of them! 169 more words


​The Help by Kathryn Stockett

Couldn’t put this book down. I saw the movie once a few years ago and liked it. So of course the book had to go on my TBR list. 252 more words

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