The Help | Study Guide

Kathryn Stockett

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Overview

Author

Kathryn Stockett

Year Published

2009

Type

Novel

Genre

Drama, Historical Fiction, Women's Studies

Perspective and Narrator

The Help is told in first-person narration from the revolving perspectives of the main characters Aibileen, Minny, and Miss Skeeter.

Tense

The Help is narrated in the present tense.

About the Title

The Help refers to Aibileen and Minny's role as domestic servants for middle-class white families.

Summary

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