Summary Of Their Eyes Were Watching God

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Summary of Their Eyes were watching God The book starts with Janie walking back to her home in Eatonville after running off with a younger man named tea cake. When she returns she hears everybody talking about her than her friend Pheoby rushes over to ask her where have she been in she tells Pheoby her life story. She tells pheoby that she was raised by her grandmother that she called nanny. Janie’s grandmother was a slave who became pregnant by her owner who is Janie mother who named is Leafy. Leafy was raped by her school teacher and she became pregnant with Janie. After Janie’s birth Leafy begins to drink and stay out all night. Eventually, she runs away leaving Janie with her mother. When Janie is sixteen nanny sees Janie kissing a boy

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