Cannery Row

Cannery Row

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Cannery row in Monteray in California is a poem, a stink, a grating noise, a quality of light, a tone, a habit, a nostalgia, a dream. More info →
East Of Eden

East Of Eden

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The Salinas Valley is in Northern California. More info →
Grapes of Wrath, The

Grapes of Wrath, The

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To the red country and part of the grey country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth. More info →
Moon is Down, The

Moon is Down, The

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By ten-forty-five it was all over. More info →
Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men

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A few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green. More info →
Pearl, The

Pearl, The

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Kino awakened in the near dark. More info →
Tortilla Flat

Tortilla Flat

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When Danny came home from the army he learned that he was an heir and an owner of property. More info →
Travels with Charley

Travels with Charley

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When I was very young and the urge to be someplace else was on me, I was assured by mature people people that maturity would cure this itch. More info →
Wayward Bus, The

Wayward Bus, The

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Forty-two miles below San Ysidro, on a great north-south highway in California, there is a crossroad which for eighty-odd years has been called Rebel Corners. More info →
Winter of Our Discontent, The

Winter of Our Discontent, The

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When the fair gold morning of April stirred Mary Hawley awake, she turned over to her husband and saw him, little fingers pulling a frog mouth at her. More info →