by James Baldwin
Sonny's Blues: Quotes (What was Said) Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Sonny's Blues? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. "He had been picked up" for peddling
Q. The narrator "was talking" to "a lot of boys" about
Q. The reason Sonny "wanted to leave Harlem so bad" was to get away from
Q. The narrator asks, "Why does he want to die?". Who is he?
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Q. The narrator is glad his parents are dead because
They were poor
They were hungry
They were sick
They were mean
Sonny would have broken their hearts