Who is Kathryn Stockett?

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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 External links . Discover the Kathryn Stockett popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Kathryn Stockett books.

Best Seller Kathryn Stockett Books of August 2021

Plantation book summary, reviews and downlod

Plantation

4.5/5$9.99

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank evokes a lush plantation in the heart of modern-day South Carolina—where family ties and hidden truths run as deep and dar...

Bulls Island book summary, reviews and downlod

Bulls Island

4/5$7.99

“Dottie Frank’s books are sexy and hilarious. She has staked out the lowcountry of South Carolina as her personal literary property.” —Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides...

Pawleys Island book summary, reviews and downlod

Pawleys Island

4.5/5$8.99

Dorothea Benton Frank presents a refreshingly honest and funny novel about friendship, family, and finding happiness by becoming who you're meant to be.Catapulted from her...

Isle of Palms book summary, reviews and downlod

Isle of Palms

4.5/5$9.99

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank takes readers on a rollicking ride in this lowcountry tale about a woman whose unconventional friends and family show her th...

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Karácsony receptre

0/5$7.99

Theodora, a fürge és eleven eszű matróna, bosszúsan tapasztalja, hogy családja elviselhetetlen agyatlanok gyülekezetévé vált. Amikor az ünnepekre végre összetereli az egész civ...

The Last Original Wife book summary, reviews and downlod

The Last Original Wife

4/5$4.99

Experience the sultry Southern atmosphere of Atlanta and the magic of the Carolina Lowcountry in this funny and poignant tale of one audacious woman’s quest to find the love she deserves, ...

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Return to Sullivans Island

4/5$6.99

“Her books are funny, sexy, and usually damp with seawater.”—Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of TidesIn Return to Sullivans Island, Dorothea Benton Frank revis...

Sullivan's Island book summary, reviews and downlod

Sullivan's Island

4.5/5$8.99

Set in the steamy, stormy landscape of South Carolina, this New York Times bestseller from the author of Queen Bee is the unforgettable story of one woman’s courageou...

The Christmas Pearl book summary, reviews and downlod

The Christmas Pearl

4/5$6.99

Still spry at ninety-three, Theodora has lived long enough to see her family grow into an insufferable bunch of truculent knuckleheads. Having finally gathered the whole bickering brood toge...

Magányos nők klubja book summary, reviews and downlod

Magányos nők klubja

0/5$8.99

Mesés tengerparti világba repíti az olvasót eleven ritmusú, hangulatos regényében a The New York Times sikerszerzője, a romantikus történetek világszerte ismert mestere, a nálunk...

Queen Bee book summary, reviews and downlod

Queen Bee

4/5$9.99

“If I could only read one writer from now until the end of my life, it would be Dorothea Benton Frank." —Elin Hilderbrand, the New York Times bestselling authorImmerse yourse...

Tage am Meer book summary, reviews and downlod

Tage am Meer

0/5$11.99

Sommer, Sonne, Strand und ganz viel Happy End – Der Roman "Tage am Meer" von New York Times Bestseller-Autorin Dorothea Benton Frank bietet beste Unterhaltung und ist perfekte Urla...

Teddy Spaghetti book summary, reviews and downlod

Teddy Spaghetti

0/5$8.99

**A New Atlantic INDIE BESTSELLER!**The beloved bestselling author of The Hurricane Sisters and Porch Lights, Dorothea Benton Frank, and her daughter, Victoria Benton Frank, join...

The Land of Mango Sunsets book summary, reviews and downlod

The Land of Mango Sunsets

4.5/5$8.99

Her despicable husband left her for a lingerie model who's barely more than a teenager, and her kids are busy with their own lives. But before Miriam Elizabeth Swanson can work herself up in...

All the Single Ladies book summary, reviews and downlod

All the Single Ladies

4/5$10.99

The perennial New York Times bestselling author returns with an emotionally resonant novel that illuminates the power of friendship in women’s lives, and is filled with her trademark wit, ...

Same Beach, Next Year book summary, reviews and downlod

Same Beach, Next Year

4/5$4.99

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank returns to her magical Lowcountry of South Carolina in this bewitching story of marriage, love, family, and friendship that is infused...

Porch Lights book summary, reviews and downlod

Porch Lights

4/5$10.99

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank is back home in the Carolina lowcountry, spinning a tale that brims with the warmth, charm, heart, and humor that has become her trade...

Lowcountry Summer book summary, reviews and downlod

Lowcountry Summer

4/5$8.99

“Frank…writes with genuine adoration for and authority on the South Carolina Lowcountry from which she sprang….[Her] stuff is never escapist fluff—it’s the real deal.”—At...

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Első feleségek klubja

0/5$7.99

Leslie és Wesley a hatvanadikat tapossák. Lányuk apa nélkül neveli gyermekét, sikertelen ingatlanügynök, fiuk egy szekta tagjaként próbálja megváltani a világot. Egyik barátjuk...

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Shem Creek

4.5/5$7.99

“The strong pull of friendship, the leisurely pace of a tiny, waterfront Southern town, and the steady buildup of romance help buoy Frank’s well-drawn, memorable characters” (Publis...

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Full of Grace

4/5$7.99

A moving story of the power of love and the miracles of life—chock full of Southern wit, sass, and charm Grace is an intelligent, (struggling-to-be) independent 31-year-old sin...

By Invitation Only book summary, reviews and downlod

By Invitation Only

4/5$13.99

“If I could only read one writer from now until the end of my life, it would be Dorothea Benton Frank.” --Elin Hilderbrand, New York Times bestselling author of The Identicals The Lowcou...

All Summer Long book summary, reviews and downlod

All Summer Long

4/5$10.99

Dorothea Benton Frank novels are filled with smart and witty fiction that every reader wants on their bookshelf: soulful, edgy stories about realistic characters familiar to us all that expl...

Folly Beach book summary, reviews and downlod

Folly Beach

4/5$8.99

“Dottie Frank’s books are sexy and hilarious. She has staked out the lowcountry of South Carolina as her personal literary property.”—Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides ...

Belépés csak meghívóval! book summary, reviews and downlod

Belépés csak meghívóval!

0/5$7.99

STOP! Barackra van szükséged!STOP! Pitére van szükséged!STOP! A könyvre van szükséged!Limuzinok vagy teherautók? Kaviár vagy a jól bevált, vid...

The Hurricane Sisters book summary, reviews and downlod

The Hurricane Sisters

4/5$10.99

Hurricane season begins early and rumbles all summer long, well into September. Often people's lives reflect the weather and The Hurricane Sisters is just such a story.Once again...

Romantische Aussichten: Große Gefühle bei Knaur book summary, reviews and downlod

Romantische Aussichten: Große Gefühle bei Knaur

0/5Free

Lieben Sie große Gefühle? Entspannen Sie sich gerne bei Geschichten mit Sommer, Sonne, Strand und ganz viel Happy End? Warten Sie vielleicht schon lange auf die Fortsetzung von Gabriella E...

Best Seller Kathryn Stockett Audio Books of August 2021

The Land of Mango Sunsets (Abridged) MP3 Audiobook

The Land of Mango Sunsets (Abridged)

Fiction$12.99

Dorothea Benton Frank is one of America's most insightful writers weaving highly addictive tales of the conundrums of life with hilarity and heat. Now, in The Land of Mango Sunsets, Frank gi...

Folly Beach MP3 Audiobook

Folly Beach

Fiction$19.99

“Dottie Frank’s books are sexy and hilarious. She has staked out the lowcountry of South Carolina as her personal literary property.”—Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides ...

Plantation: A Lowcountry Tale MP3 Audiobook

Plantation: A Lowcountry Tale

Fiction$14.99

When Caroline Wimbley Levine learns that her mother, Miss Lavinia, has supposedly gone mad, she leaves the big city bustle of Manhattan and returns to Tall Pines Plantation. Caroline origina...

Sullivan's Island: A Lowcountry Tale MP3 Audiobook

Sullivan's Island: A Lowcountry Tale

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Born and raised in idyllic Sullivan's Island, Susan Hayes navigated through her turbulent childhood with humor, spunk, and characteristic Southern sass. But years later, she is a conflicted ...

Shem Creek: A Lowcountry Tale (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Shem Creek: A Lowcountry Tale (Unabridged)

Fiction$19.99

Meet Linda Breland, single parent of two teenage daughters. The oldest, Lindsey, who always held her younger sister in check, is leaving for college. And Gracie, her Tasmanian devil, is givi...

Isle of Palms MP3 Audiobook

Isle of Palms

Fiction$22.99

Dorothea Benton Frank is a treasure of American letters with numerous New York Times best-sellers to her credit and a portfolio full of critical acclaim. “Mixing high drama and high jinks...

The Last Original Wife MP3 Audiobook

The Last Original Wife

Fiction$19.99

Experience the sultry Southern atmosphere of Atlanta and the magic of the Carolina Lowcountry in this funny and poignant tale of one audacious woman’s quest to find the love she deserves, ...

The Land of Mango Sunsets MP3 Audiobook

The Land of Mango Sunsets

Fiction$19.99

Dorothea Benton Frank is one of America’s most insightful writers weaving highly addictive tales of the conundrums of life with hilarity and heat. Now, in The Land of Mango Sunsets, Frank ...

Full of Grace (Abridged) MP3 Audiobook

Full of Grace (Abridged)

Fiction$12.99

The rich atmosphere of South Carolina, both Hilton Head and Charleston, is brought vividly to life by Dorothea Benton Frank, a South Carolina native who, with her exquisitely evocative prose...

The Christmas Pearl MP3 Audiobook

The Christmas Pearl

Fiction$6.99

Theodora is the matriarch of a family that has grown into a bunch of truculent knuckleheads. While she's finally gotten them all together in South Carolina to celebrate, this Christmas looks...

Same Beach, Next Year MP3 Audiobook

Same Beach, Next Year

Fiction$19.99

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank returns to her magical Lowcountry of South Carolina in this bewitching story of marriage, love, family, and friendship that is infused...

All the Single Ladies MP3 Audiobook

All the Single Ladies

Fiction$19.99

The perennial New York Times bestselling author returns with an emotionally resonant novel that illuminates the power of friendship in women’s lives, and is filled with her trademark wit, ...

Queen Bee MP3 Audiobook

Queen Bee

Fiction$19.99

“If I could only read one writer from now until the end of my life, it would be Dorothea Benton Frank." —Elin Hilderbrand, the New York Times bestselling authorImmerse yourse...

Pawleys Island: A Low Country Tale (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Pawleys Island: A Low Country Tale (Unabridged)

Romance$22.99

Of the many barrier islands that pepper the coast of South Carolina's Lowcountry, Pawleys Island, the "arrogantly shabby" family playground for generations, might be the most mysterious and ...

Lowcountry Summer MP3 Audiobook

Lowcountry Summer

Fiction$19.99

“Frank…writes with genuine adoration for and authority on the South Carolina Lowcountry from which she sprang….[Her] stuff is never escapist fluff—it’s the real deal.”—At...

Bulls Island MP3 Audiobook

Bulls Island

Fiction$19.99

“Dottie Frank’s books are sexy and hilarious. She has staked out the lowcountry of South Carolina as her personal literary property.” —Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides...

Return to Sullivans Island MP3 Audiobook

Return to Sullivans Island

Fiction$19.99

“Her books are funny, sexy, and usually damp with seawater.”—Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of TidesIn Return to Sullivans Island, Dorothea Benton Frank revis...

By Invitation Only MP3 Audiobook

By Invitation Only

Fiction$19.99

The Lowcountry of South Carolina is where By Invitation Only begins at a barbecue engagement party thrown by Diane English Stiftel, her brother Floyd, and her parents to celebrate her son’...

The Hurricane Sisters MP3 Audiobook

The Hurricane Sisters

Fiction$19.99

Hurricane season begins early and rumbles all summer long, well into September. Often people's lives reflect the weather and The Hurricane Sisters is just such a story.Once again...

Porch Lights MP3 Audiobook

Porch Lights

Fiction$19.99

“The queen of sassy Southern fiction.”—Charlotte Observer “Dottie Frank’s books are sexy and hilarious. She has staked out the lowcountry of South Carolina a...

Full of Grace MP3 Audiobook

Full of Grace

Fiction$19.99

The rich atmosphere of South Carolina, Hilton Head and Charleston, is brought vividly to life by Dorothea Benton Frank, a South Carolina native who, with her exquisitely evocative prose, mak...

All Summer Long MP3 Audiobook

All Summer Long

Fiction$19.99

Dorothea Benton Frank novels are filled with smart and witty fiction that every reader wants on their bookshelf: soulful, edgy stories about realistic characters familiar to us all that expl...

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