Oldie but a Goody Wednesday: Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

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Another of my Favourite Authors!

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One of my favorite books. Like Dan Brown once said, “The first chapter is a perfect example of descriptive writing”  Another must read for everybody.

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

Release Date: 1937

The compelling story of two outsiders striving to find their place in an unforgiving world. Drifters in search of work, George and his simple-minded friend Lennie have nothing in the world except each other and a dream–a dream that one day they will have some land of their own. Eventually they find work on a ranch in California’s Salinas Valley, but their hopes are doomed as Lennie, struggling against extreme cruelty, misunderstanding and feelings of jealousy, becomes a victim of his own strength. Tackling universal themes such as the friendship of a shared vision, and giving voice to America’s lonely and dispossessed, Of Mice and Men has proved one of Steinbeck’s most popular works, achieving…

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