Kathryn Stockett The Help.
SETTING The Help is set in the early 1960s in Jackson, Mississippi , in Stocketts hometown The Setting is important for the plot of the
The Help is about a young white woman in the early 1960s in Mississippi who becomes interested in the plight of the black ladies maids that every family has working
Kathryn Stockett was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. After graduating from the University of Alabama with a degree in English and creative writing, she moved
I did not attend Wednesday’s movie release of “The Help” from DreamWorks Pictures, based on the New York Times best-selling novel by Kathryn Stockett. Why, you
Praise for The Help “This could be one of the most important pieces of fiction since To Kill a Mockingbird…If you read only one book…let this be it. ”—NPR. org