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  • 4 stars across 14 books
    John Steinbeck (1902-68) 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.
    3rd August 2016

    Of Mice and Men: Barrington Stoke Edition

    Savvy George and gentle giant Lennie are drifters, hustling for a living in a string of dead-end jobs. George looks out ... More

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    4th May 2017

    The Pearl Thief

    From the internationally acclaimed bestselling author of Code Name Verity comes a stunning new story of pearls, love and... More

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    1st February 2001

    Cannery Row

    Amid the sardine canneries, vacant lots, flophouses, and honky-tonks of Monterey, California, Steinbeck assembles a colo... More

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    1st September 2000

    MOON IS DOWN (THE) LONGMAN LITERATURE 246149

    Inspired by the Nazi invasion of neutral Norway, this novel is set in an imaginary European mining town.... More

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    27th April 2007

    Hodder Graphics: Of Mice and Men

    Hodder Graphics: Of Mice and Men is a graphic text designed to support teaching of Of Mice and Men for the GCSE English ... More

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    1st September 2000

    Of Mice and Men (with notes)

    "Guys like us, that work on ranches, are the loneliest guys in the world. They got no family. They don't belong no place... More

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    1st March 2011

    The Pearl

    Kino is a desperately poor Mexican-pearl diver. But when he finds 'The Pearl of the World' he believes that his life wil... More

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    3rd March 2011

    Red Pony

    Young Jody Tiflin lives on his father's California ranch. He is thrilled when his father gives him a red pony, and later... More

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    1st July 2001

    Tortilla Flat

    "This is the story of Danny and of Danny's friends and of Danny's house. It is a story of how these three became on thi... More

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