Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues Questions and Answers

Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues

Young Alpha Maerryfield, who is tall for his age and so looks older to people than his twelve years, is the second child in an African-American home in Montgomery, Alabama. He works at a grocery...

Latest answer posted January 25, 2010, 1:17 am (UTC)

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Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues

There are two cases of money being stolen in the story. The first is the mysterious pilfering from the rent money the Merryfields struggle to save each month. The second is the theft of a...

Latest answer posted March 26, 2009, 11:00 am (UTC)

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Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues

Alfa first safeguards his money, tying it securely in a handkerchief and placing it deep in his pocket. He then finds out what the white boys' names are, and stands up to them, catching them...

Latest answer posted March 27, 2009, 1:30 am (UTC)

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