Who is Kathryn Stockett?

Kathryn Stockett Popular Books

Kathryn Stockett Biography & Facts

Kathryn Stockett is an American novelist. She is known for her 2009 debut novel, The Help, which is about African-American maids working in white households in Jackson, Mississippi, during the 1960s. Career Stockett worked in magazine publishing while living in New York City before publishing her first novel, which she began writing after the September 11th attacks. The Help took her five years to complete, and the book was rejected by 60 literary agents before agent Susan Ramer agreed to represent Stockett. The Help has since been published in 42 languages. As of August 2012, it has sold ten million copies and spent more than 100 weeks on The New York Times Best Seller list.The Help climbed best seller charts a few months after it was released. Personal life Stockett grew up in Jackson, Mississippi. After graduating from the University of Alabama with a degree in English and Creative Writing, she moved to New York City. She lived there for 16 years and worked in magazine publishing and marketing. She is divorced and has a daughter.Reflective of her first novel, Stockett was very close to an African American domestic worker.A lawsuit was filed in a Mississippi court by Ablene Cooper, a maid who used to work for Stockett's brother. It claimed that Stockett used her likeness in the book. A Hinds County, Mississippi judge threw the case out of court, citing the statute of limitations. Stockett denies her claim of stealing her likeness and says she only met her briefly. References. Discover the Kathryn Stockett popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Kathryn Stockett books.

Best Seller Kathryn Stockett Books of May 2022

Quicklet on Ron Suskind's A Hope in the Unseen book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Ron Suskind's A Hope in the Unseen

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOK Many people have read Ron Suskinds A Hope in the Unseen and been inspired by the story of a boy who used his intelligence, faith, and drive to claw his way up from...

Quicklet on Dave Eggers's Zeitoun (CliffNotes-like Summary, Analysis, and Review) book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Dave Eggers's Zeitoun (CliffNotes-like Summary, Analysis, and Review)

0/5$2.99

Quicklets: Your Reading Sidekick! ABOUT THE BOOK Zeitoun is both a a scathing condemnation of Bush-era policies and the egregious mishandling of the Hurricane Katrina...

Quicklet on Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOK“One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roofs, or the thousand splendid suns that hide behind her walls.”A Thousand Splendid Suns is a gr...

Quicklet on The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

0/5$2.99

What does it profit a man if he gain the whole world and lose his own soul?If you could drink, smoke, and eat as much as you wanted and see no change in your appearance, would yo...

Quicklet on Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (CliffNotes-like Book Summary and Analysis) book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (CliffNotes-like Book Summary and Analysis)

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOK The caged bird sings with a fearful trillof things unknown but longed for stilland his tune is heard on the distant hillfor the...

Quicklet On Eric Weiner's the Geography of Bliss book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet On Eric Weiner's the Geography of Bliss

0/5$2.99

Have you ever walked through a park on a sunny spring day when everyone looks like they're having a great time and thought, gee, I wish I were that happy? Have you ever perused Facebook and ...

Quicklet on Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

0/5$4.99

Henrietta Lacks was a beautiful African American woman who always painted her toenails red. She loved to dance. She had a big laugh and mischievous eyes. She had five children whom she loved...

Quicklet on Mark Haddon's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Mark Haddon's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOKChristopher Boone is fifteen years old and lives with his father at 36 Randolph Street in Swinton, England. He has a brown and white pet rat named Toby. His mother ...

How to Climb Mount Everest with Your Boyfriend or Girlfriend, Without Dying or Killing Each Other (A Mountain Climbing Survival Story) book summary, reviews and downlod

How to Climb Mount Everest with Your Boyfriend or Girlfriend, Without Dying or Killing Each Other (A Mountain Climbing Survival Story)

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOK So you've decided to take the plunge - and quite a plunge, at that. You have decided to spend weeks trekking through the Khumbu region of Nepal, to stand at the fo...

Quicklet on Isabella Bird's A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (CliffNotes-like Summary & Analysis) book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Isabella Bird's A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (CliffNotes-like Summary & Analysis)

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOK I have just dropped into the very place I have been seeking, but in everything it exceeds all my dreams.Imagine a time when the wild west was still wil...

Quicklet on Kathryn Stockett's The Help (CliffNotes-like Book Summary) book summary, reviews and downlod

Quicklet on Kathryn Stockett's The Help (CliffNotes-like Book Summary)

0/5$2.99

ABOUT THE BOOKIt is the early 1960s and the world is beginning to change, but not in Jackson, Mississippi. Old white families run the city from their farms, formerly called plant...

Best Seller Kathryn Stockett Audio Books of May 2022

You were invited to try Coinbase!Coinbase is the world's most trusted place to buy and sell cryptocurrency. Open an account today, and if you buy or sell $100 or more of crypto, you'll receive $10 worth of free Bitcoin!