Penguin Group US, 10 feb. 2009 - 544 sidor
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The wildly popular New York Times bestseller and reading group favorite
Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer that leave her speechless. White socialite Skeeter just graduated college. She's full of ambition, but without a husband, she's considered a failure. Together, these seemingly different women join together to write a tell-all book about work as a black maid in the South, that could forever alter their destinies and the life of a small town...
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Review: The HelpAnvändarrecension - Melissa - Goodreads
As a story, this was well-written with a plot that carried. However, the take-away message about race ("We're all the same inside!") felt superficial and irrelevant. The popularity of this book ... Läs hela recensionen
Review: The HelpAnvändarrecension - Judith - Goodreads
I didn't expect me to like this book so much! I thought the 450 pages would be a struggle, but I flew through it. Amazing story, even more amazing characters! And can I please hit Hilly...? Läs hela recensionen