Questions for Chapter 1 of House on Mango Street
1. What is the point of view of this book?
2. The last sentence in this chapter is, “But I know how those things go.” What does it mean? What does it tell you about the book’s narrator?
3. What kind of feeling do you get from the word “there” on page 5? How does the nun see the house? How does she feel about the house?