• 21st Century,  General Fiction,  Southern

    The Help by Kathryn Stockett

    I got a bookmarker announcing this book quite a while ago, but the title was in Spanish and it was not really appealing (something like Maids and Ladies) and the cover did not help (a dish full of cookies). But after some research I came across the following cover and the original tittle and I could not help but feel instantely attracted to the book. 4/5 Set in the 1950’s  Jackson, Mississippi, The Help deals with the lives of three very different women (Aibileen, Minny, and Skeeter ) at a time when changes were threatening the “old values” people thought, ruled the world. However, Jackson does not seem able to…