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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings


1. What force of nature is Vivian compared to? -> A tornado
2. How does Vivian help the children adjust to their new home in San Francisco? -> She introduces them to her conmen friends
3. What is Vivian's trained profession? -> A nurse
4. How did Maya imagine her mother before they met? -> As an evil stepmother
5. Why does Bailey Jr. try to be a gangster? -> He is imitating Vivian
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