A Conversation With Kathryn Stockett, bestselling author of The Help


EVENT:  Kathryn Stockett, The New York Times Bestselling author of The Help will appear for the paperback release of her phenomenal debut book.

AUTHOR:  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.

DATE & TIME:  Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 7:00 PM

LOCATION:  Unity Temple on The Plaza, Sanctuary, 707 W 47th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64112

ADMISSION PACKAGE:  $16.00 plus Tax includes one Autographed Trade Paperback copy of The Help, one Stamped Admission Ticket, and one Guest Ticket (if needed).  Due to overwhelming demand, autographed books will be picked up pre-signed at the door of this Event.  Order a copy of the book using the Add To Cart button below, and specify the number of Tickets you need in the Notes field (one or two).  If you'd like to pick up your Order at the door of this Event, choose In-Store Pick-Up as your shipping option and add in the Notes field that you'd like At-Event Pick-Up.  Your Order will be held under your name at Will Call.  The cutoff time for online ordering is 2:00 PM on the day of the Event.

EVENT FORMAT:  Kathryn Stockett will discuss her book in conversation with Vivien Jennings, Founder & President of Rainy Day Books.  We will show a Preview Movie Trailer of The Help, soon to be released as a major motion picture.  The program will last approximately one hour.

BOOK:  The Help, $16.00 Trade Paperback, ISBN 9780143118701.  Book on sale April 5, 2011.  We are happy to help you Order Admission Packages now.

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Event date: 
Thursday, May 5, 2011 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Unity Temple on The Plaza, Sanctuary
707 W 47th Street
64112 Kansas City
The Help Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425232200
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: Berkley - April 5th, 2011

The wildly popular New York Times bestseller and reading group favorite. Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer that leave her speechless. White socialite Skeeter just graduated college. She's full of ambition, but without a husband, she's considered a failure. Together, these seemingly different women join together to write a tell-all book about work as a black maid in the South, that could forever alter their destinies and the life of a small town...

The Help Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399155345
Availability: Out of Stock, generally 2-3 days to Order your Copy and have it arrive.
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 10th, 2009