Of Mice and Men

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Penguin Books Limited, Sep 7, 2000 - Fiction - 144 pages
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Streetwise George and his big, childlike friend Lennie are drifters, searching for work in the fields and valleys of California. They have nothing except the clothes on their back, and a hope that one day they'll find a place of their own and live the American dream. But dreams come at a price. Gentle giant Lennie doesn't know his own strength, and when they find work at a ranch he gets into trouble with the boss's daughter-in-law. Trouble so bad that even his protector George may not be able to save him...

Contains an introduction by David Wyatt, as well as suggestions for further reading of acclaimed criticisms and references.

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We were asked to read this book at school as part of our English lessons. I loved this book from start to finish and so read it several times. It is really well written and has a pure simplicity of ... Read full review

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John Steinbeck (1902-1968) is remembered as one of the greatest and best-loved American writers of the twentieth century. During the 1930s, his works included The Red Pony, Pastures of Heaven, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, and Of Mice and Men. The Grapes of Wrath, published in 1939, earned him a Pulitzer Prize. In 1962, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature

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