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.
Maya runs away and takes refuge in the junkyard.
Mrs. Flowers makes Marguerite feel special..... thus, Marguerite wishes to please her.
Mrs. Flowers encourages Marguerite to read aloud in order to find her voice..... she sends her home with books to practice.