The Question and Answer section for Purple Hibiscus is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
I believe they are at the family home. Mama brings Kambili’s school uniform inside before it rains. Although it is not proper for older people to do chores, Mama does not mind. Kambili thinks there is a lot that Mama does not mind.
Many strong themes emerge from a reading of Purple Hibiscus. These include:
The dangers inherent in religious zeal
Money and social position do not equal happiness
Corruption in a society struggling for political stability
The difficulties of...
What chapter are you referring to?