The Question and Answer section for The Secret Life of Bees is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
In Chapter Eleven, Zach catches Lily’s eye and eventually holds her hand. Lily tells Zach that she used to be harassed by boys who would put live fish around her neck, forcing Lily either to swim to let the fish live, or to get out of the...
I see no evidence of the name of June's fiance, only several mentions the he stood her up at the wedding.
‘How come June won’t get married to him?’ I asked.
‘She was supposed to get married to somebody else along time ago,’ said May.
‘But he didn’t...