We’ve been writing about The Help for quite a while, so we were pleased to see it break in to the top ten on Amazon this week, almost five months after publication.
Several libraries are showing heavy holds. Given the book’s slow and steady climb, it looks like word of mouth is still building, so it may not be too late to order more copies.
Those of you going to ALA will have a chance to hear from author Kathryn Stockett, who will be at the ALTAFF Gala Author Tea (Monday, 2 to 4 p.m.) along with Lisa Scottoline, Jill McCorkle, Gillian Flynn and Jane Stanton Hitchcock.
Also on audio:
- Audio CD: $39.95, Unabridged
- Publisher: Penguin Audio; (February 10, 2009)
- ISBN-10: 0143144189
- ISBN-13: 978-0143144182
- Hardcover: $32.95; 721 pages
- Publisher: Thorndike Press (May 2009)
- ISBN-10: 1410415538
- ISBN-13: 978-1410415530
And downloadable eBook and audio from OverDrive.