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Of Mice And Men (2007, original release: 1937)
(eBook)


Published: New York : Penguin Group (USA), Inc., 2007
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781440633904,
Language:  English


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OverDrive subjects: Classic Literature, Fiction

They are an unlikely pair: George is "small and quick and dark of face"; Lennie, a man of tremendous size, has the mind of a young child. Yet they have formed a "family," clinging together in the face of lonelinss and alienation. Laborers in California's dusty vegetable fields, they hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can call their own. When they land jobs on a ranch in the Salinas Valley, the fulfillment of their dream seems to be within their grasp. But even George cannot guard Lennie from the provocations of a flirtatious woman, nor predict the consequences of Lennie's unswerving obedience to the things George taught him. "A thriller, a gripping tale...that you will not set down until it is finished. Steinbeck has touched the quick." —The New York Times

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Mode of access: World Wide Web

File size: 131 KB

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