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.
I think that you should consider the title of the book here. The title comes from a poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar called"Sympathy."In this poem, the bird in the cage throws itself against the bars in an attempt to be free. The bird gets and heals:...
Initially, Marguerite thinks Mrs. Flowers likes her because she bakes her cookies and makes her lemonade.
There is the promise for hope in the morning. There is a sense of nature's promise of life and the gentle birth of another day. By the afternoon, pickers are burdened and tired with sufferings, poverty, and loss of hope.