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My top TBRs #1

I generally try to keep my Goodreads lists to a minimum, but I have one for my top TBRs, the ones I want to read ASAP. 1,210 more words

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Book Review: The Help by Kathryn Stockett

Description (Goodreads)

Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step.

Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a degree, but it is 1962, Mississippi, and her mother will not be happy till Skeeter has a ring on her finger. 1,181 more words

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Book Review: 'The Help' by Katheryn Stockett

By Katya Chambers.

“We are just two people. Not that much separates us.”

Despite the 2011 motion picture being nominated for four Academy Awards, the film of ‘The Help’ was still not able to do Kathryn Stockett’s masterpiece of a novel much justice. 308 more words

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My Summer Read: The Help

I think by now everyone has seen the movie adaptation of the book,”The Help” by Kathryn Stockett.

This Summer, though I decided to tackle reading all 400 some odd pages of the book.   484 more words

The Help || Book Review

“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 say about me today?”  379 more words

The Help by Kathryn Stockett

★★★

Poignant and touching, The Help unveils the stark reality of working as a black maid to a white mistress in the 1960s, and the ambivalent feelings between them. 311 more words

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The Help

The Help continues to be one of the more popular titles in our library; the girls have even asked me to read it aloud for our Wednesday cake and story time. 142 more words