John Steinbeck: The Pearl

The Pearl by John Steinbeck (classic fiction) I do not have a good relationship with Steinbeck. It seems to me that he spends too much time in his books pointing out his moralism and emphasizing the worst in people. (Yes, I have read multiple of his books--five, I think. No, I have not enjoyed any... Continue Reading →


John Steinbeck: Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck (classic, fiction) This book had some strikes against it starting out. See, I really dislike Steinbeck. The only reasons I read this one were because people say it's his best, and every time I say "I don't like Steinbeck" it seems that the person I'm talking to can't... Continue Reading →

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