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Record details

  • ISBN: 0140177396
  • ISBN: 9780140177398
  • ISBN: 9780812416312
  • ISBN: 0812416317
  • ISBN: 0881030376
  • ISBN: 9780881030372
  • ISBN: 9780606002004
  • ISBN: 0606002006
  • ISBN: 0142000671
  • ISBN: 9780142000670
  • ISBN: 0140186425
  • ISBN: 9780140186420
  • Physical Description: 107 pages ; 19 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1993.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"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 loneliness 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"-- Provided by publisher.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 4.5 4.0 8665.
Reading Counts RC High School 8.1 6 Quiz: 08550 Guided reading level: Z.
Language Note:
ESL 112+.
Subject: Cowboys > California > Salinas River Valley > Fiction.
Men > California > Salinas River Valley > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Migrant labor > Fiction.
Ranch life > Fiction.
Mentally handicapped > Fiction.
American literature > 20th century.
American fiction > 20th century.
FICTION > Classics.
FICTION > Literary.
FICTION > Small Town & Rural.
Cowboys > California > Fiction.
Men > California > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Mentally handicapped > Fiction.
Men > Salinas River Valley (Calif.) > Fiction.
Ranch life > Fiction.
Cowhands > Fiction.
Salinas River Valley (Calif.) > Fiction.
California > Salinas River Valley.
Salinas River Valley (Calif.) > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction > Young adult.
Western stories > Young adult.
Classic fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Western stories.
Psychological fiction.
Classic fiction.