How is the main conflict in The Help resolved by the end of the novel?
The central conflict in the novel is three-fold. Every major conflict is tied to the publication of the book project that Minny, Skeeter and Aibileen work on with the help of other maids from Jackson.
The fate of each of these main characters is connected to and decided by the success of the book project after it is published.
The conflict for Minny relates to the welfare of her family. She is uncertain of her employment with Miss Celia, having been fired once, but is guaranteed a position with the family later. Minny is also involved in an abusive relationship. To save herself and to protect her children, Minny has to do something about her situation.
When the book is published and is successful, Minny has enough confidence...
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