The tenant in the downstairs apartment of the Richardsons’ rental house—the first tenant Mrs. Richardson had ever taken on. Mr. Yang is an immigrant from Hong Kong, and he works as a school bus driver and a handyman. He is, according to Mrs. Richardson, “exactly the kind of tenant she want[s]: a kind person to whom she could do a kind turn, and who would appreciate her kindness.”
Mr. Yang Quotes in Little Fires Everywhere
The Little Fires Everywhere quotes below are all either spoken by Mr. Yang or refer to Mr. Yang. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Penguin Books edition of Little Fires Everywhere published in 2017.).
Mr. Yang Character Timeline in Little Fires Everywhere
The timeline below shows where the character Mr. Yang appears in Little Fires Everywhere. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.