Do you agree that a woman's
relationship with her mother is one of the
What do you think was the real cause of
Maya Angelou's separation from her mother?
Did you have a relationship with your
mother than got better as you became an
Have you had to deal with an experience of
abandonment and how did you overcome it?
Were you or someone you know raised by a
grandparent? Are you raising a grandchild
What was the most poignant moment of the
book for you?
Were there any parts of this book that made
Did Maya Angelou's story change your
opinion of her outlook
on what is possible?