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Kathryn Stockett
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Kathryn Stockett

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Kathryn Stockett was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. After graduating from the University of Alabama with a degree in English and Creative Writing, she moved to New York City where she worked in magazine publishing and marketing for nine years. She currently lives in Atlanta with her husband and daughter. The Help is her first novel.

Books by Kathryn Stockett

The Help Film Tie In

Enter a vanished world: Jackson,  Mississippi, 1962. Where black maids raise white children, but aren't  trusted not to steal the silver . . . 

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The Help

The multi-million-copy international bestseller which inspired an Oscar-nominated film, published as a Penguin Essential for the first time

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