My Louisiana Sky Themes

This Study Guide consists of approximately 29 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of My Louisiana Sky.
This section contains 748 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the My Louisiana Sky Study Guide

Importance of Family

One of the major themes in the book is the importance of family. In the beginning of the book, Tiger only sees what is lacking in her parents. Tiger focuses on the embarrassing and uncomfortable traits, but does not take into account the love her parents have for one another and for Tiger. After Granny's death, Tiger is excited to leave her parents and Saitter to make a new life for herself with Aunt Dorie Kay. Tiger sees that Dorie Kay is successful and sophisticated, everything Tiger wishes to be. Later, Tiger realizes that Dorie Kay harbors guilt and regret about Dorie Kay's strained relationship with Granny. Dorie Kay wanted to improve herself by moving to the city and supporting herself, but Granny felt that Dorie Kay abandoned the family. Tiger tells Dorie Kay that Granny was proud of Dorie Kay's independence, giving Dorie Kay the...

(read more)

This section contains 748 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the My Louisiana Sky Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
My Louisiana Sky from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook