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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.

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Barnepiken

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Barnepiken beskriver forholdet mellom sorte hushjelper og deres hvite fruer i Sørstatene på første halvdel av 60-tallet. Vi befinner oss i den lille byen Jackson i Mississippi, og ...

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Criadas y Señoras

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Skeeter, de veintidós años, ha regresado a su casa en Jackson, en el sur de Estados Unidos, tras terminar sus estudios en la Universidad de Mississippi. Pero como estamos en 1962, su madre...

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The help (Versione italiana)

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È l'estate del 1962 quando Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan torna a vivere in famiglia a Jackson, in Mississippi, dopo aver frequentato l'università lontano da casa. Per sua madre, però, il f...

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Niceville

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När societetsflickan Skeeter återvänder till hemstaden Jackson i Mississippi efter avslutade universitetsstudier, faller hon tillbaka i sitt gamla liv med bridgespel, tennis och välgöre...

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Gute Geister

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Nur wer Grenzen überschreitet, kann die Welt verändernJackson, Mississippi, 1962: Die junge Skeeter ist frustriert. Nach dem Studium verbringt sie die Tage auf der elter...

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Služkinje

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Tri ženske se odločijo spremeniti svet, v katerem živijo Misisipi, 1962. Dvajsetletna Skeeter je pravkar diplomirala na univerzi in se vrnila na domačo plantažo. A njena mama ne bo zado...

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Służące

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Służące – wspaniała, budzące duże emocje powieść, szturmem zdobyła serca czytelniczek na całym świecie. Pojawiła się w Stanach Zjednoczonych w lutym 2009 roku, a już l...

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The Help

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The #1 New York Times bestselling novel and basis for the Academy Award-winning film—a timeless and universal story about the lines we abide by, and the ones we don’t—nomi...

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Gute Geister

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Drei außergewöhnliche Frauen treffen eine außergewöhnliche und gewagte EntscheidungJackson, Mississippi, 1962: Die junge Skeeter ist frustriert. Nach dem Studium verbr...

Criadas y Señoras (Narración en Castellano) [The Help]: Hay secretos que lo cambian todo [There Are Secrets That Change Everything] (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Criadas y Señoras (Narración en Castellano) [The Help]: Hay secretos que lo cambian todo [There Are Secrets That Change Everything] (Unabridged)

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Jackson, Misisipi, 1962. La joven Skeeter vuelve a su casa, sin la menor ilusión por buscarse un marido; ella sueña con una vida diferente, entregada a la literatura. Al conocer a Aibeleen...

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Gute Geister

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Mississippi, 1962: Nach dem Studium verbringt Skeeter die Tage auf der elterlichen Baumwollfarm, als einzige ihrer Freundinnen ohne einen Ring am Finger. Und dann ist auch noch ihr geliebtes...

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The Help (Unabridged)

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The #1 New York Times bestselling novel and basis for the Academy Award–winning film.   Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's a...

Criadas y Señoras [The Help]: Hay secretos que lo cambian todo [There Are Secrets That Change Everything] (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Criadas y Señoras [The Help]: Hay secretos que lo cambian todo [There Are Secrets That Change Everything] (Unabridged)

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Jackson, Misisipi, 1962. La joven Skeeter vuelve a su casa, sin la menor ilusión por buscarse un marido; ella sueña con una vida diferente, entregada a la literatura. Al conocer a Aibeleen...

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La couleur des sentiments

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En 1962, à Jackson, Mississipi, chez les Blancs, ce sont les Noires qui font le ménage et élèvent les enfants. Sans mot dire, sous peine de devoir prendre la porte. Est-ce le cas de Cons...

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