The Question and Answer section for I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Father does not really react. He tells her to give the car insurance papers to the guard. I don't think he wanted anyone to know his daughter was driving.
Maya goes after a job as a streetcar conductor. This is a job usually reserved for whites. Maya does not give up and eventually gets hired.
Marguerite gets pregnant.