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  1. Facebook Finds Bible, C. S. Lewis Have Affected Many UsersSocial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Christianity Today

    ... of the Rings (No. 3) by J. R. R. Tolkien . Those who listed the Bible as an influence were more likely to also name The Help by Kathryn Stockett (No. 48), The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd, and The Shack by William P. Young (No. 58). Eight of ...

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  2. Domestic work in the South: The Help, updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Economist

    ... dollars for a six-day week in 1935) and their white bosses could treat them abysmally. In Kathryn Stockett's novel "The Help", set in the early 1960s, a black maid is fired for using an indoor toilet rather than braving a tornado to use the ...

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  3. Hollywood returns to GreenwoodRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... instead. This would be the third feature film to be heavily shot in the Greenwood area in the past four years. "The Help," a box-office and critical success based on Kathryn Stockett's novel about black Mississippi maids and their relationships with ...

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  4. Hollywood returns to GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    ... instead. This would be the third feature film to be heavily shot in the Greenwood area in the past four years. "The Help," a box-office and critical success based on Kathryn Stockett's novel about black Mississippi maids and their relationships with ...

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  5. a Dollbabya recalls racial upheaval of 1960s New OrleansRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... "Doing the research was an eye-opener for me." Some people have compared McNeal's novel with Kathryn Stockett's "The Help," the 2009 best selling book that depicted relationships between white employers and black domestic employees in Jackson, ...

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  6. Allison Janney's Emmy two-ferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... to start my day here in Atlanta. How are you going to celebrate? I'm going to my friend Chris Lowell's , who was in The Help with me. He is an amazing photographer, and he has a photography exhibit opening in Atlanta tonight. I'm going to that, and ...

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  7. New Orleans author M.O. Walsh celebrated for 'buzz book' at New York publishing expoRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... letter' to the Southern city." Although Einhorn "didn't want to invoke the novel she is best known for acquiring, ' The Help ,' she did make the comparison, saying Walsh's work joins a long list of great southern novels from authors like Kathryn ...

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  8. Dyslexia & PayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | CNN

    ... e the term from Ben Foss, author of 'The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan', he "ear reads." Right now he is "ear reading" "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett via audio technology. We can tell him 50

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  9. Einhorn Joining Flatiron BooksRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... and Giroux, Poseidon Press, and Grand Central. Her list of books includes The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, and Let's Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson "Coming to work with Bob at Flatiron Books is a ...

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  10. Texting...is it necessary? ; Vaccinating kids opinion ; chit chat with Flora and JuneRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... can't seem to flow with it, yet I am enjoying it. Perhaps it is the size of the book that is so daunting..."The Help" by Kathryn Stockett came highly recommended and rightfully so! It was a fast moving, well-written novel that takes place in ...

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  11. # 4- The HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2010 | Tower Records

    ... ers, daughters, caregivers, friends-view one another. A deeply moving novel filled with poignancy, humor, and hope, The Help is a timeless and universal story about the lines we abide by, and the ones we don't.

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  12. Controversial Novel Tops Bestseller ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2010 | Examiner.com

    There's a reason why The Help by Kathryn Stockett has been at the top of the bestseller lists for so long.

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  13. Myrlie Evers-Williams tells why 'The Help' is a cultural touchstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Watch an excerpt of the spirited debate between Oscar nominees Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer and TV news personality Tavis Smiley on "The Help."

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  14. BEA 2014: Big Debuts and Breakouts Dominate Adult Buzz PanelRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... to this southern city. And, while Einhorn said she didn't want to invoke the novel she is best known for acquiring, The Help , she did make the comparison, saying Walsh's work joins a long list of great southern novels from authors like Kathryn ...

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  15. Club CalendarRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Program Food for Thought Book Club - noon at the Great Bend Public Library. This month's book club pick is "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett. Thursday Golden Belt Woodcarvers - 7 p.m. at the Senior Center NARFE - noon at the Highland Hotel Great Bend ...

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  16. Guess who finally read The Help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... before picking up Harry Potter number one? Reading habits often put me in the latter group. Kathryn Stockett's The Help (Penguin Books, 2009) was given to me several years ago, and it languished on the shelf long after the movie left theaters and ...

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  17. The Lost Sisterhood and the Case for Libertarian NovelsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Reason Magazine

    ... within the genres we know as literary and historical fiction (two examples are Kathryn Stockett's wildly popular The Help , and Jamie Ford's now-classic Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet ). These are traditionally the kind of books that show ...

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  18. New York Times Bestseller 'The Help' teaches high school students about racial segregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... two fictional black maids. The maids are two prolific characters in Kathryn Stockett's New York Times bestseller, "The Help," which is being used in Forest Hills Eastern's English classes for the first time. The book depicts black maids working in ... 2 comments

  19. CommunityReadPosted on Sat. Mar 29th, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2014 | TheCourier.com

    Kathryn Stockett, left, author of the novel "The Help," signs a book Friday night for Leah Hipsher of Fostoria.

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  20. CommunityReadPosted on Sat. Mar 29th, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2014 | TheCourier.com

    Kathryn Stockett, left, author of the novel "The Help," signs a book Friday night for Leah Hipsher of Fostoria.

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