Besides the entertainment factor, I hope the reader, more importantly, acknowledges the issues The Help brings to light such as racism, sexism, and domestic abuse (which nonsensically remain in today's society) and is motivated to take action. Having personally dealt with a sexist stepfather during my own upbringing, the reality is that these negative, needless influences have life-altering effects.
|Picture and cake courtesy of Rhonda Tibbs.|
shared among members seems the ideal choice since this inanimate "character" weaves itself throughout the novel. If feeling playful and wish to determine who has completed the book club's reading of the month, serve a chocolate pie alongside the