The Help by Kathryn Stockett

February 20, 2010

Plot summary (with spoilers): Set in Mississippi in the early 1960’s, The Help is told from three alternating viewpoints. One narrator is Eugenia “Skeeter” Phelan, a progressive young college grad from an upper middle-class white family who dreams of being a writer. Another narrator is Aibileen, a middle-aged black woman who has been a maid […]