- Wright, Richard. Black Boy. unknown: unknown, 1945.
The Question and Answer section for Black Boy is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The incidents that left an impression on Richard were the rape of a black woman in the back of the store by his boss and son, the boys who attacked him with a whickey bottle for neglecting to address them as "sir", as well as the fact he was fired...
They go to argue that Richard's father should pay child support. The Judge agrees that father is trying his best.
Granny didn't want Richard to read story books because they were not Biblical hence being against her religious beliefs.