I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I know why the caged bird sings

What role does the store play in the lives of marguerite and her family?

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The store is a major site of social interaction. It filled with the sights and sounds of the black community, and for Maya, it's magical. The cotton pickers meet there, the community shops there.... it's a gathering place; the heart of the community.