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December 22, 2009's Book of the Year: THE HELP

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Tagged:'s first ever Book of the Year is The Help by Kathryn Stockett. Set in 1963, it's the story of three women --- two African American maids in Mississippi and a young white woman who sees a story in the world that they live in. You can read more about why it was selected here.

Has your book club discussed The Help? If so, what did you think of it? Please tell us in the comments section.

More on The Help:
Discussion Guide Review
Excerpt from the Novel
Interview with Kathryn Stockett
Kathryn Stockett's Bio